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you sent me a photograph i zoomed it up close on my phone and then instinctively pulled your face to my cheek ~ you are so beautiful so tender so courageous I can hardly keep from crying ~ Do you … Continue reading

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Intimacy, Part 2: Dating your friends

This is part 2 of a series in which I am reflecting on intimacy. In my first post I shared about an intimate experience I had with 150 people. Not exactly the usual definition of intimacy. Another way I have … Continue reading

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Intimacy Part 1: Participating in each other’s pain

What is intimacy? I was in a conversation recently where the topic of sex came up and the person said, essentially, “let’s call sex intimacy.” “Wow,” I thought, “maybe I haven’t really understood intimacy all these years.” Sex is intimate, … Continue reading

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