Category Archives: Keeping Romance Alive

A Wonderful Way to Romance in Multiple Ways

A warm, sunny sky finally conquered days of rain. And this ideal spring morning starting with Swedish pancakes, loganberries, eggs, potatoes and coffee. Anita invited Ronnie out for a post-brunch walk along the lake to enjoy the hillside bursting with … Continue reading

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Romance, Intimacy and S3%

Recently got into an interesting discussion with a friend about romance. Her concern: Men often try to romance a woman with one goal in mind. A selfish goal emphasizing short term, instant, self-centered gratification. They are looking to “get lucky”. … Continue reading

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Keeping Romance Alive – Long Distance

Recently I read an article about 3 couples separated from their respective sweethearts by anywhere from a few hundred miles to 9 or more time zones. If you’ve ever tried, you know long distance relationships are just plain hard. No … Continue reading

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Don’t Lollygag

The light turned green. I impatiently nudge the driver ahead of me with my horn. I have places to go and contracts await me. We head down Holcomb Bridge towards GA400. I’m anxious to get to the office and this … Continue reading

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Sometimes We Forget

“What time do we have to get up in the morning?” “Let’s see. It’s a walk-to-school day so we’ll need the kids out the door by 6:45. And can you pick up James about 5:15 tomorrow afternoon? He’s got track.” … Continue reading

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It’s Not The Place, It’s The Person

The sun descended into the western sky. Sand had cooled considerably from midday when it attempted to sear my feet. Pleasantly warm breezes pushed shoreward. The sun’s afterglow blazed through beaks in the clouds in sunset oranges and reds. Balinese … Continue reading

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Alfa, Coffee Time and Romance

You might identify with my coworker here in Singapore. For most of this winter I’ve been working in Singapore. Haven’t driven in over a month, commuting to work each day via the MRT or SMRT bus. (I don’t miss rush … Continue reading

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