Scallywag

I always wanted a happy ending ... Now I've learned, the hard way, that some poems don't rhyme, and some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end.

~ Gilda Radner ~

Posts related to love

Everybody needs a good father to love them.
Dads do best when they love their children with wisdom and care.

Men Need to Love

November 2nd, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 57 secs

Everybody needs a good father to love them.

Everybody needs a good father to love them.

Did your Dad ever tell you that he loved you? Read the rest of this entry »

Love is for everyone.
Funny how, the more you love, the lovelier you become.

That’s Not Love

August 9th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 49 secs

Love is for everyone.

Love is for everyone.

Since when did you have to be fabulously good looking to be lucky in love? You might not agree but an awful lot of people own that belief: hook, line, and sinker. Read the rest of this entry »

Real love has more to it.
Love without qualities? Is there really such a thing?

The Qualities Of Love

June 14th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 37 secs

Real love has more to it.

Real love has more to it.

You want love. And, whether we know it or not, we need its qualities. Because how we experience affection, acknowledgment, loyalty, and kindness matter more than most people care to admit. Read the rest of this entry »

Love immeasurable.
Love is hard to quantify.

Love In Buckets

November 28th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 58 secs

Love immeasurable.

Love immeasurable.

You need a lot of love. But how we measure it seems pretty odd. Read the rest of this entry »

How we show love reveals our beliefs.
A simple formula for deeper relationships: love the people you are with.

Love And How You Show It

October 22nd, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 23 secs

How we show love reveals our beliefs.

How we show love reveals our beliefs.

You grew up learning about love from your parents. At least, that’s the theory. But that’s not always possible. Sometimes someone else steps into your life, revealing more of a love that you can cling to. Read the rest of this entry »

Love covers those parts that we struggle over.
What love really does.

Love Goes a Long Way

September 1st, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 2 secs

Love covers those parts that we struggle over.

Love covers those parts that we struggle over.

Love is a complicated business, isn’t it? One moment you are smitten and committed. Next, you want to run a mile and get out. But there is so much more to love than that. Read the rest of this entry »

Kids need practical love.
Love is practical too!

People Who Don’t Love Their Kids

March 12th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 27 secs

Kids need practical love.

Talking about love is one thing, but parents not loving their kids? Well, that could be a touchy topic. Read the rest of this entry »

What do academic professionals think about love?
How come some professionals find love such an awkward concept?

Love And The Professional

January 26th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 9 secs

What do academic professionals think about love?

How come professionals find love such an awkward concept? A lot of scientists, for example, prefer to classify love as a matter of biology. The idea love is anything other than a matter of genes and procreation gets a seriously dim view. But why? Read the rest of this entry »

Bring your own love. People need it.
Bring your own love. People need it.

Where Is The Love?

January 16th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 29 secs

Bring your own love. People need it.

You wouldn’t expect to find love in a Holocaust Museum, would you? But when Ruth and I went to the one in Sydney today, love spoke too. Read the rest of this entry »

They split the love.
Time to take a closer look at love.

They Split The Love

January 4th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 45 secs

They split the love.

When Selina, our German student, said, “They split the love”, we knew exactly what she meant. A couple had broken up. Read the rest of this entry »