A disillusioned look at love

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The importance of giving, blessing others, can never be overemphasized because there’s always joy in giving. Learn to make someone happy by acts of giving. ~ Katharine Hepburn

Love is a many splendored thing.

Love is a divine, godly and spiritual quality.

All you need is love.

Wrong. Love is…

Feelin’ good, feelin’ good, all the money in the world spent on feelin’ good. — Levon Helm, Feelin’ Good

Everyone wants to feel good. Humans instinctively seek pleasure, joy, happiness, bliss, or at least the absence of physical and emotional pain. It’s basic to our humanity. Sigmund Freud codified it…

You haven’t had a blood test or peed into a cup, but you’re pretty sure you’ve got it — a serious case of introversion.

While there’s no diagnostic test, you may be an introvert if any of the following sounds familiar.

Around talkative extroverts, you marvel at how people can…

My teeth were chattering from the icy cold, yet greeting me on this frigid December eve was a 58 year-old Jewish man, richly tanned, wearing a tie-died t-shirt with a large peace symbol on the front. He seemed to have recently returned from a Grateful Dead concert in the Bahamas…

Tony Rocco

Tony is a freelance technical writer and author of fiction, memoir, journalism and personal essays. You can visit his author website at tonygrocco.com.

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