Intimate love'

The dance of intimacy

The dance of intimacy

Being close, loving, bonded and intimate with a partner is a common human goal and dream. Yet, it is also a state that many people fear and thus sabotage. Why would we obstruct achieving the emotional [...]

Love is the emotional glue that holds relationships together

Love is the emotional glue that holds relationships together

Individuals who feel cared about by their partners are capable of utilizing their most giving traits such as: exceptional patience, tolerance, support, deferred gratifications, and great personal sacrifice. Conversely, when people do not feel cared about [...]

How to deal with loss of sexual interest (Part 2)

How to deal with loss of sexual interest (Part 2)

In addition to medical reasons, life stages and emotional causes for lowered libido, the most common reason for sexual disinterest is a relationship difficulty. Mates who feel distanced from each other are less inclined to be [...]

How to deal with loss of sexual interest (Part 1)

How to deal with loss of sexual interest (Part 1)

Healthy vital couples often share an active and satisfying sexual relationship throughout their years together. When a change in interest by either partner occurs it is a distressing and destabilizing event for the pair. There are [...]

‘Parent-child’ relationships damage intimacy

‘Parent-child’ relationships damage intimacy

Maintaining true intimacy and an ongoing loving connection with each other is a goal for most couples. Yet, some pairs create a parent-child interaction style that is sure to frustrate their desires and obstruct true intimacy. [...]

Trust is invaluable in an intimate relationship

Trust is invaluable in an intimate relationship

Trust is an essential ingredient of intimacy. It is proportionally related to the depth of comfort and connection between intimate lovers. The greater the trust, the deeper the love grows. At the same time, this highly [...]

The road to sex is paved with kindness

The road to sex is paved with kindness

Men and women are different when it comes to the physiological responses involved in sexual arousal and performance. What they have in common is the need to feel emotionally safe prior to sharing intimacy within their [...]

Why is intimacy so desired and so feared?

Why is intimacy so desired and so feared?

Most people yearn for a deep connection of love and acceptance with another person. Those who achieve it are very happy and feel uniquely blessed. Those who have not attained it keep searching and preparing, struggling [...]