Monthly Archives: June 2013

Captured Little Heart

Everyone loves a good fairy tale, although many believe that they are something to be left for children—a fantasy too far from real life. This is a real story about a princess, her capture, and the fight to win her heart by the perfect prince. This is my love story,...
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Let’s Play House!

“We want to make sure we are truly compatible.” “We are together so often that it would save us money and time to just live in the same house.” “We really want to get to know each other more.” “It’s the next step in the relationship.” “We don’t want to...
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Passionate Love

Passion. Be passionate. What is your passion? Love passionately! I thought I had it. I thought I was. I thought I knew, and I thought I did! Throughout college and early in my career it was something I completely lost. I was void of passion. To be void of passion is to...
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Savvy Headhunters and the Hookup Culture

I first came across the term “hookup culture” in Leonard Sax’s thought provoking and disturbing 2005 book, Why Gender Matters. But the phenomenon itself I found beautifully depicted in a novel published a year earlier: Tom Wolfe’s I Am Charlotte Simmons. As Sax specifies, the hookup mentality—prevalent among even some very young...
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Save the Kiss Challenge

"Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, given by God? You belong no longer to yourselves. Remember at what price you have been bought and make your body serve the glory of God." (1Cor 6:19-20) After reading I Kissed Dating Goodbye by Joshua Harris,...
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