How to Reconnect: Maintaining Sexual Interest, Engagement and Identity in Your Relationship

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Notes from the dating world: Over sushi, we talked about couples who spend the majority of their time together —working, playing, family events – and couples who do their own thing and then come together for twenty minutes to an hour at … Continue reading

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The Daydreamy Introvert’s Approach to Love

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Something new on space2live! A guest post from sensitive, sensual and expressive introvert writer, Michaela Chung of IntrovertSpring.com. Michaela is a kindred spirit. I trust you will see yourselves in her words. I know I do. The Daydreamy Introvert’s Approach … Continue reading

Sensuality, Sex, Solitude and Sensitivity: An Introvert’s Recipe for Love and Pleasure

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He slips his arms around my waist and nuzzles my neck from behind. The timber of his voice and  scratchiness of his unshaven face send a sensation cascading through my body. My knees go weak as I sauté at the … Continue reading

Building Beautiful Introvert/Extrovert Relationships

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I want there to be a place in the world where people can engage in one another’s differences in a way that is redemptive, full of hope and possibility. Not this ‘In order to love you, I must make you … Continue reading

Masculine, Feminine, Dominance and the Love Dance

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I am sensitive to dominance. Recently, I was on a date at a posh local restaurant/bar. My quick-witted companion effortlessly chatted up the waiter while simultaneously making me laugh. His deep voice and confident demeanor made it easy for me … Continue reading

Introvert Relationships: Using Differences to Grow

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Six or seven years ago when my eyes first fluttered awake, I was drawn to individuals who had similar core values and beautiful ways of expressing them. I reveled in layered conversations rich with introspection and feelings regarding the human … Continue reading

The Introvert Survival Kit: The Must Haves for Meaningful Living as an Introvert

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I’ve felt the euphoria of minds intertwining in the most intimate and spiritual way. I’ve felt an ineffable lightness and joy from simply having the house to myself. I’ve felt intensely content being in the same room with a lover…not … Continue reading

Mid-Life Crisis or Natural Transition? Hindsight and Jungian Psychology Bring Clarity to an Introvert’s Divorce

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She doesn’t want to be married to me. That’s the answer my ex-husband gave his mother when she asked, prior to our divorce, if we had a chance at reconciliation. The truth of it stung my ears. What kind of … Continue reading

Solitude: What It Takes to Complete Work and Complete You

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Alone again. I feel I’ve come full circle from January 2012 when I was newly single and aching for personal expression and independence. I had an aliveness that vibrated subcutaneously, poised to spill out from my smile.  I wanted to … Continue reading

Think You’re Wise? Definition of Wisdom from Deepak Chopra and a Man Named Snake

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He sits on a bench down by the lake and offers wisdom for 25 cents. He is not getting rich off this undertaking but men’s coach and pioneer of The Mankind Project, Craig Bloomstrand (aka Snake), enjoys connecting with others. His … Continue reading