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Flooding and Cancer?

Flooding and Cancer?

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

January 2014 in the UK, has gone down on record as the wettest for over 250 years. Severe weather warnings continue to hit the headlines, with high winds and rain lashing the countryside, destroying coastal towns, railway lines and leaving the many areas under several feet of water. Marlow, in the Thames Valley where I […]

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The Planet Venus and You

The Planet Venus and You

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The planet Venus symbolizes beauty, love, romance and sexuality. She is concerned with matters of the heart and body related to love. Venus travels across the sky and as she transits we experience the influence of her movements, sometimes subtly and sometimes more obviously. This month, January 2014, Venus is retrograde, which means she is […]

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What does the T.S.A. have to do with Intimacy and Sexuality?

What does the T.S.A. have to do with Intimacy and Sexuality?

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Saturday I had an encounter with TSA on my way to catch a flight from Boston to San Francisco. It’s strange enough that travel these days involves disrobing and sometimes being patted down. But when there are questionable items in carry-on luggage, it adds even more insult to the experience. First some “hot spots” […]

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There’s a Party in Aisle 15 ~ What Does Hardware Have to do with Sexuality?

There’s a Party in Aisle 15 ~ What Does Hardware Have to do with Sexuality?

| December 10, 2013 | 1 Comment

  Recently a friend told me that this image reminded her of me and my work. As I looked at it, I laughed, getting the joke.  And then it got me thinking about how we sometimes make jokes or shame ourselves about our sexuality. You’ve probably seen the knowing winks and heard the snickers when […]

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You Are So Beautiful

You Are So Beautiful

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Remember that song Joe Cocker sang, “You are so beautiful to me…”? It’s one of my all-time favorite romantic songs. Some of the other lines are, “You’re everything I hoped for, everything I dreamed…” The other day this song was playing in my head and I was inspired to stand in front of the mirror […]

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From Thankful To Grateful

From Thankful To Grateful

| November 21, 2013 | 8 Comments

When I was growing up, Thanksgiving Day had little to do with being grateful and everything with  food.    We took a mere two minutes to mention the Pilgrims and ate.  Most of the foods were richly laden  with fat, carbohydrates and sugar. My siblings and I would spend hours looking through the big name […]

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Life is a Roller Coaster

Life is a Roller Coaster

| November 19, 2013 | 3 Comments

by Angela Long I have determined…life is a roller coaster that we get to ride one time, and it’s mostly in the dark. My ride started off pretty smoothly….with the typical ups and downs. Until that day in February of 2004 when I heard those three little words that would forever change my life… “You […]

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The Day of Deals and Miracles

The Day of Deals and Miracles

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

Today is November 1, El Dia de Los Muertos, the Day of the Dead. This morning at Boot Camp, I mentioned to my workout pal about this. She said, “What??!! A day of deals and miracles?” We laughed and decided that we like that idea. As the day has gone on this has stayed with […]

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To Pink Or Not To Pink, That Is The Question

To Pink Or Not To Pink, That Is The Question

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today is officially the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  This is typically when pink merchandise comes out of the woodwork.  Some of it is tasteful and some of it is tacky.  Will I wear anything and everything pink?  The answer is no.  Do I wear pink?  The answer is yes. The why behind it […]

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On Wisdom, Perception and Sexuality

On Wisdom, Perception and Sexuality

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The breast cancer journey brings many twists, turns and surprises on the path. A big surprise is the impact on our sense of femininity and attractiveness, which naturally impacts intimacy and sexuality. How can that not happen? The balance of our emotions, thoughts and spirit greatly affect how we perceive our bodies. This is a […]

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