What Does Love Really Mean?

“Self-love is the source of all our other loves.” ~ Pierre Corneille  Valentine’s Day is now celebrated as a day for romantic lovers. But I’ve been thinking about love a great deal recently. In fact, my sister, niece and I discussed this at great length in my most recent podcast episode: “Bridgerton and Beyond” whichContinue reading “What Does Love Really Mean?”

The Future is Female

“And though she may be broken, she is not defeated. She will rise unfettered, unbeaten, unimpeded.” ~ Sara Furlong Burr, When Time Stands Still After I wrote last week’s post, I realized I have a lot more to say about movies and the impact they have on our intellectual and emotional lives. When Barry andContinue reading “The Future is Female”

Now Voyager – A Relevant Classic

“Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need other’s approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.” ~ Lao Tzu “Dr. Jacquith says that tyranny is sometimes expression of the maternal instinct. If that’s a mother’s love, I want no part of it.” ~ Charlotte Vale in Now Voyager OneContinue reading “Now Voyager – A Relevant Classic”