Reading Pitstop: Words, oh, words

I recently received an email from Pocket (one of my all-time favourite apps) telling me that I’ve made it to the Top 5% of readers. Yes. I am now a verified bookworm-nerd. And I was quite pleased at the affirmation. Read till the end because I saved the best for last ♥ Instagram makes teens …

Visual Pitstop: Entrepreneurship, Love, and Pets

Lessons on Love, Learning, and Leadership from an Entrepreneurial Power Couple // Video, Entrepreneurship, Life, Love // Yael Cohen Braun and Scooter Braun talk about how they balance the demands of an entrepreneurial life with family and love. How Passion, Priorities, and Family Power These Two Driven Entrepreneurs // Video, Entrepreneurship, Balance // Yael Cohen …

"In the flush of love's light, we dare be brave. And suddenly we see that love costs all we are, and will ever be. Yet it is only love which sets us free." Maya Angelou #25daysofmaya

Love is that condition in the human spirit so profound that it empowers us to develop courage; to trust that courage and build bridges with it; to trust those bridges and cross over them so we can attempt to reach each other. Maya Angelou #25daysofmaya

Visual Pitstop

  The Love Edition The One Thing Your Relationship Needs Right Now (And Every Day) // Blog, Relationship // We often take our partners for granted and spend time with them without really spending time with them. Denise Li reflects about the importance of being present, always. Taking Marriage One Year At A Time // Opinion, Relationship …

“We, unaccustomed to courage exiles from delight live coiled in shells of loneliness until love leaves its high holy temple and comes into our sight to liberate us into life. Love arrives and in its train come ecstasies old memories of pleasure ancient histories of pain. Yet if we are bold, love strikes away the …

Misgivings

by William Matthews "Perhaps you’ll tire of me," muses my love, although she’s like a great city to me, or a park that finds new ways to wear each flounce of light and investiture of weather. Soil doesn’t tire of rain, I think, but I know what she fears: plans warp, planes explode, topsoil gets …

Rosy Ear

by Zbigniew Herbert I thoughtbut I know her so wellwe have been living together so many years I knowher bird-like headwhite armsand belly until one timeon a winter eveningshe sat down beside meand in the lamplightfalling from behind usI saw a rosy ear a comic petal of skina conch with living bloodinside it I didn’t …