Archives for October 2012

>Loving like cats and dogs…

He loves her like a dog – he jumps on her when she gets home, and will not. let. go. until a sufficient amount of head-patting/scruff rubbing has commenced. If she’s too tired, he nips at her or barks sharply, demanding attention, until she snaps back or ultimately closes the door on him. She is less expressive, more cat-like in her approach. She takes her time, twitches her tail, maybe purrs inaudibly, and then casually saunters over to rub …

>Bob Dylan at spin class

I’ve heard Bob Dylan talk about ‘giving away a little piece of himself’ every time he releases music; giving us the sense that despite being globally accepted and even idealized, there are still places inside himself that feel risky to share. There are still (presumably) guarded paths that go directly to his heart; he ‘hurts easy, but he just don’t show it’*. We all have these paths – we call this vulnerability.

With a little thought, you can …