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Love Is What Love Does

If there is any word in this world that has lost its place in relationships, it's love. The world has substituted love for everything from people, to money, careers, things, sex, feelings, etc. The saddest thing about it, the replacements has crept their way to ...

Setting Boundaries and Conflict Resolution

What Does Boundary Setting Have To Do With Conflict Resolution? Turns out more than you would think. How do you typically respond to conflict? If you tend to either rebellion or compliance, you probably haven't had much practice setting boundaries. Clearly, Boundary Setting is not ...

Creative Writing: Internal Vs External Conflict

Conflict is what keeps your readers and your characters on their toes. Conflict keeps your plot moving forward and pushes your characters into exploring new depths of their personalities. Will your protagonist overcome all obstacles and solve the mystery and still get the girl, or ...

Feel Good Stories

Everyone reads them at some stage and many are so influenced by a good story that they adopt life changes to match. True stories are obviously the most inspirational and biographies of people like leaders and do goods are among the best. But there are ...

Lessons From the Story, The Yellow Wallpaper

A possible theme for the story The Yellow Wallpaper is that married couples should always communicate with one another. If there is one thing that struck me the most, it was the fact that the two characters showed no signs of communicating to fix their ...

Long-Distance Cross-Culture Relationship Advice

Lindsey and Juo met while Lindsey was studying abroad at Ewah Woman's University in Seoul, South Korea back in 2015. She was there to study for a full year when out of nowhere Juo sent her a message on Instagram. Lindsey was hesitant at first ...

Before You Get Into A Long Distance Relationship

So they are going backpacking around Europe, or you are heading off to college in another state, or even another country. Whatever the reason that is causing you to consider taking your current relationship to long distance, there are a few things you need to ...

Teen Relationships

Before I start to talk about teen relationships I feel I have to make a clarification. Many people when they think of the word relationship, automatically equate it to love or sexual relationship. According to the general definition of relationship this is any ...

Friendship Bracelets – 3 Rules to Follow

Friendship bracelets are very popular these days not only among teenagers but also with other people. But do you know that these bracelets have three very important rules that you need to follow when you let your friends tie it on your wrist or when ...

Love is Not a Feeling

Love is Not a Feeling. What? You exclaim, of course, love is a feeling. I feel it in my chest, stomach and my body tingles sometimes. Yes, those are the physiological manifestations when one has the sensation of 'falling in love.'Falling in love and love ...