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How Bad Body Image Interferes With Intimacy

By Linda DiBella for YourTango.com. Intimacy. In a romantic relationship, it is a sacred bond that requires openness and vulnerability. It requires the courage to express the deepest parts of yours…

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How Bad Body Image Can Ruin Your Sex Life

By David Wygant for YourTango.com. How do you feel when you're naked? How do you feel when you get undressed, look in the mirror and see yourself totally nude? Be honest. What do you see first w…

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Am I Thinking For Myself?

Once you seriously ask, “Am I thinking for myself?” the entire hierarchy of identity starts to unravel. If you keep asking without being daunted, eventually you get closer to the core. This is the f…

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Be a Perfect Lover

To the extent you know love, you become love. Love is more than an emotion, it is a force of nature and therefore must contain truth. To some extent we all fall in love with images. We carry these …

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Learning to Let Go

The skill of letting go can be learned; once learned, you will enjoy living more spontaneously. Make the most of every experience: Meaning is essential. If this moment truly matters to you, you wil…

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Who Do You Think You Are?

It's very easy to get caught up in what other people think -- or what you think they think of you. And while it's important to consider other people's opinions, your opinion of yourself is just as imp…

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It’s Time to Stop Lying About Sex

The New York Times' Op-Ed columnist, Maureen Dowd couldn’t resist jumping into the conversation about women’s sexuality, S & M and why some very smart women enjoy surrendering to a powerful man,…

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The Power Of Intent

Intent is a seed in consciousness, or spirit. If you pay attention to it, it has within it the means for its own fulfillment. Intention’s infinite organizing power orchestrates countless details sim…

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Stop Defending Your Self-Image

Over the years you have built an idealized self-image that you defend as “me.” In this image are packed all the things you want to see as true about yourself; banished from it are all the shameful, g…

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Losing Weight May Not Improve Your Self-Image

by Michele Benza, Contributor to Exercise/Fitness on Allthingshealing.com Surprised? Well, I am here to set the record straight! In May, I was an invited guest on The Eating Free Internet Talk Radi…

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