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These Old-School Love Letters Are Seriously Hilarious

Posted 06.24.2014 | Books

The following is an excerpt from The Art of Letter Writing, an advice book originally published in 1918, and reissued this year by Bodleian Library, U...

Maddie Crum

These Beautiful Handwritten Love Letters Will Leave You Swooning

HuffingtonPost.com | Maddie Crum | Posted 05.21.2014 | Books

Once, while thumbing through my favorite book -- To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf -- I found a scrap of paper wedged within the "Time Passes" secti...

This WWI Letter Proves That Love Is Timeless, Makes Us Swoon

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Zaslow | Posted 04.10.2014 | Good News

There's nothing quite as romantic as a good ol' fashioned love letter. A letter signed by "Chas," a United States soldier based in Europe during W...

Read The Love Letter That Brought This Bride To Tears

Posted 01.24.2014 | Weddings

"Tonight I have never been more confident in any decision that I have ever made." So begins the love letter one man wrote to his bride-to-be on th...

You Can Never Write Too Many Love Letters

Bridget Fonger | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Bridget Fonger

We never know how loved people really feel. We need to start erring on the side of telling them more. There can never be too many love letters. Ever.

WATCH: How ‘Lee Daniels' The Butler' Is A Love Letter To America

OWN | Posted 08.10.2013 | OWN

For an upcoming episode of "Oprah's Next Chapter," Oprah Winfrey sits down with some of her costars in "Lee Daniels' The Butler" to talk about the fil...

Ice Cream, We Think This Is Love

Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste

With cones, sundaes, and a la mode desserts, how can you not be smitten?

LOOK: This Letter Led To A 10-Year Relationship

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.09.2013 | Women

When Reddit user revulv was 12 years old, he took the big step of writing a love letter to his crush, Becca. His bravery seems to have worked o...

A Love Letter to Boston

Anne Theriault | Posted 06.21.2013 | Impact
Anne Theriault

Boston, what I really want to say is thank you. Thank you for helping us when we were down. Thank you for saving my great-grandfather. Thank you for my life. I've never met you, but I love you.

Cultivating Self-Affection During Tricky Times

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 05.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Spring, in all her glory, dares the frosty air. Do we? Do we dare to shake off the wintry cold that hardens hearts and dampens dreams? Do we dare to bloom today, to become that which is best in our hearts, and that which most inspires our spirit? Do we dare?

Why Women Rule the World

Benjamin Rubenstein | Posted 05.26.2013 | Women
Benjamin Rubenstein

You think you know what you want, but your feelings about men fluctuate like Ben Affleck's Boston accent. I communicate and behave based on my best guess: consolation when you're feeling down, dry humor when you're testing my wit.

Creative Living, Enriched Loving

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 05.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

If you find yourself flat-lining today, anxious, or recently lacking joy in how you are investing time and energy, it is possible to shift. Why wait? If we do not enjoy the moment to the degree we wish, let us consult our desire and re-imagine.

An Open Valentine's Day Card to My Wife

Davis Schneiderman | Posted 04.16.2013 | Parents
Davis Schneiderman

When we were given Athena's photo from her orphanage in the same week that you discovered your pregnancy, we crossed the Rubicon. Yes, of course (says every parent in America), having children changes you in a ways that are so unpredictable as to be surreal.

Rekindling the Joy of Valentine's Day

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 04.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Place yourself in whatever atmosphere allows you to feel centered. Bring your awareness to the faces of the people to whom you have hardened your heart. Imagine sending each person kindness, love and compassion.

12 Ways Restore Meaning To The Holiday Season

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 02.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Ready or not, the holidays are on our heels. But what if all our best intentions end up leaving us overspent and farther away from what we really want?

AWW: Childhood Love Letter Foreshadows Future Marriage

Posted 12.04.2012 | Weddings

When Cathy Knorr and Trevor Webb tied the knot, their relationship came full circle -- and they had a middle school love letter to prove it. At the...

An Open Letter To Everyone I've Ever Loved

Stephanie Hallett | Posted 01.26.2013 | Weddings
Stephanie Hallett

This is a love letter to my husband. The man I'll be with forever. The man I can love because of everyone else who has ever loved me. Everyone else who has ever loved me well and loved me badly.

When Hope Is Under Attack: Finding Guidance From Soul's Beauty

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 09.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Close your eyes. Listen. Deep within the shadows, something stirs, breathes, searching for vehicles of expression. Feel its pulse. What is it seeking through you?

20 Ways To Help You Create From Your Soul

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 08.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

We are here to create. But we cannot create from the soul of who we are unless we cultivate an awe and faith in something larger and more powerful than our contempt for our own imperfect self-expression and our fear of ridicule.

Love Letter Delivered After 60 Years

Posted 04.03.2012 | Good News

At 21 years old, Dick Hauck knew he had found the love of his life, and he was eager to let his girlfriend know it. Hauck, who was serving in the ...

How Well Do You Know The One You Love?

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 05.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Expanding love gets down to appreciating that love must be current, electric, pulsating, fresh, flowing, spontaneous. Hard to have it this way when you believe you "know all" about that person who is "numero uno" in your heart.

And The Winner Is... A Moment Of Glory, A Lifetime Of Purpose

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 04.30.2012 | Home
Dr. Cara Barker

The essential question is: What kind of investment do we make with the life we are given between the day we are born, and the day our "marching papers" come? Are we good stewards of life force flowing through our veins? Could we do better?

Give Your Love A Place To Land

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 04.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

When it comes to expressing the truth in our heart, love cannot be commissioned. Love cannot be purchased. Love must have an open space, a safe place in which to land, tell its truth, and have room to breathe without demands or the need for defense.

Are These The Most Romantic Love Letters Of All Time?

Eric Utne | Posted 03.10.2012 | Books
Eric Utne

I have just published a collection of love letters from a Norwegian Nobel Peace Prize winner to the writer Brenda Ueland. There have been literally tens of thousands of tweets, blog posts, and letters to the editor flying through cyberspace debating the decision.

Last Minute V-Day Gifts

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

You're now officially feeling the heat -- not from the red hot, passionate romance you've been stoking, but that annual pressure to come up with the best Valentine's Day present ever.