Tag Archives: Romance

the Beat of my heart

Take your hand and place it over their heart. Breath in and breath out, pressing your hand against their warm flesh so that you feel their heart pulsing through your palm. So close you can inhale their exhalation. A whisper … Continue reading

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letting go…with Love

by Madeline Laughs   Throughout our lifetimes we will make hundreds of thousands of human connections. These relationships could be friends, lovers, family, even neighbors. Not all of them will work out for any number of reasons. Some of them … Continue reading

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Jaloux, mon amour?

by Madeline Laughs   When men and women get jealous it opens a whole new can of worms in a relationship. Both genders definitely have unique ways of showing their green-eyed monster, but what exactly is jealousy? The word started … Continue reading

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a Holy Romance

When I was a brand new teenager and just beginning to like boys, my best friend decided she would get me a boyfriend. She was a pretty green eyed blonde and had always had a boyfriend. It wasn’t always the … Continue reading

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the Boys of Bess

When I first met Bess she was a study in the female persuasion. Tiny with a head full of curls and a smile that was as wide as the sunshine, she always casually linked her arm through mine and skipped … Continue reading

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lucky in love?

by Madeline Laughs Over lunch one afternoon with a dear friend she remarked to me, “How do you do it? You ended up with such a great guy. How do you make such great choices?” As she reached over to pat … Continue reading

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When did we stop talking to each other?

by Madeline Laughs A while back I was having a tearful conversation with a friend that had just broken up with her boyfriend. She was hurt and angry and could not understand why she couldn’t work it out with him. … Continue reading

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when your Crush gets Married

by Madeline Laughs We’ve all been there. An innocent little crush turns sour when the object of your affection announces they have found the love of their life, and it’s not you. Even worse, they’re getting married! What are you … Continue reading

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Romanticising; I’ve got it under control

When I was younger, I romanticized everyone I met. I imagined all the people I had contact with to be absolutely perfect human beings, heroes, and heroines. I’m not sure how I developed this habit, but it took me many, … Continue reading

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the Geographically Unavailable date

Back when I was first married, I met the man of my dreams. I know, that sounds awful, but it happens. The problem was that I was married and he was married too. We did have a minor flirtation though. … Continue reading

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