Daily Archives: February 14, 2016

Dancing partners (a romantic tale for Valentine’s day.)

Originally posted on Tallis Steelyard:
One or two people have commented that I rarely mention dance. Obviously I can dance. Anybody with an elegant leg, a well turned ankle and a poet’s appreciation of tempo and rhythm can dance. But…

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the way love works

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The power of presence

How much do you matter? You… the writer, the blogger, the quasi-anonymous shadow behind the words on the page and the profile picture that might be years out of date or show merely your cat or a sailing boat? Would … Continue reading

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Beheading the Rose – The Mystery of St Valentine

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
In a plastic bucket beside the counter sat a dozen roses, each one individually wrapped, slightly faded, but with their heads held firmly erect in the stiff plastic. Each one would doubtless be bought…

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