Only Connect

'Only connect! That was the whole of her sermon. Only connect the prose and the passion, and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its height. Live in fragments no longer.' 'Howard's End' ch. 22.  E.M. Forster (Yes, another quote from my favourite of Forster's novels).

Jesus

There's this brave, witty, sometimes oddly petulant, man striding around in an occupied territory knowing and then not wanting to know that he's bound to die and to die painfully. And in the middle of it all, to say things that have never been said, and are still not said, about love. As a model … Continue reading Jesus

Love’s Greatest Killer

Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It creates the failures. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds onto you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic.Anais Nin. February 1947.