THE SECRET SHAME OF MEN

THE SECRET SHAME OF MEN

“…That’s what you get for going with girls behind my back”, she said as she smashed the kitchen utensil into his head.” So do you know, today is International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women? No? It’s okay, there are many who do not know. In fact,  I didn’t until I started researching this article. […]

LOVE? MAYBE. BUT HOW YOUNG IS TOO YOUNG?

LOVE? MAYBE. BUT HOW YOUNG IS TOO YOUNG?

“Stereotypically, ‘the man old enough to be her father/grandfather’ scenario tends take place between twenty something year old lady and uh hum much older gentleman. He usually has a few pennies in the bank, she, well, generally has assets of a different kind.” So, 15 year old Megan was found alive and unharmed with her […]

NEW JOB, NEW WIFE, NEW LIFE….MIDLIFE CRISIS?

NEW JOB, NEW WIFE, NEW LIFE….MIDLIFE CRISIS?

“…You’ll just wake up one day and think how the F*** did I end up here and looking like this?! And then you’ll try to work out who or what exactly put you in a coma 20 years ago and left you to wake up somewhere in your forties feeling that you’d accomplished sod all, […]

Casa Bella’s Devil’s Dinner Party 2; the gifts and the curses

Casa Bella’s Devil’s Dinner Party 2; the gifts and the curses

So, here I am, a couple of days after the night before and what a night! I think I can safely say that Casa Bella’s Devil’s Dinner Party 2 turned out to be one of the ‘wildest’ dinner parties yet! I dare say that much of that was not helped by the introduction of a relatively new […]

Casa Bella’s Halloween; the nightmare before Christmas

So, it’s the day before Casa Bella’s Halloween but it feels oddly like the night before Christmas! Although, I guess a more apt depiction would be, the day before the show; finally, after more than 3 months in the making (or rehearsal), Casa Bella’s Halloween is here,  and what an event it will be. Who […]

Monster-in-Law? How’s your relationship with your boyfriend/husband’s mum?

This week I received an email from BESTDATINGSITES.ORG who thought I might be interested in sharing one of the articles from their blog. And, since I’m often posting articles about relationships on a Different Angle, I thought this fitted in nicely. So, how’s your relationship with your boyfriend/husband’s mother?   Are you the best of […]

Blog post about controversial relationship manuscript sees web traffic soar!

Blog post about controversial relationship manuscript sees web traffic soar!

“If you’ve  loved, been loved, have hurt or been hurt , lost or thrown away somebody special, then this book is not only for you but it is about you.” Wow, my Sunday blog posts have always proved  popular with readers (must be all that spare time) but none as much as yesterday’s article about my […]

LIVING WITH THE DEVIL; A TRUE STORY OF NARCISSISM

LIVING WITH THE DEVIL; A TRUE STORY OF NARCISSISM

” Those suffering from narcissism will often show signs of excessive (often erotic) interest in themselves. Does this sound like somebody you know or knew?” We’ve all experienced bad relationships, and it doesn’t matter whether these are personal or professional, the net result is the same; emotional turmoil.  I’m no exception. A few years ago, a personal […]