Beyoncé's Lemonade reminds me no one knows anything

Since Beyoncé’s Lemonade dropped, it seems like everyone with internet access turned into a sleuth with the determination of uncovering the real humans behind Beyoncé’s lyrics. It’s as if Beyoncé is no longer a creative, imaginative force but is rather a clever regurgitator of life happenings. So, based on what we saw on Lemonade, Beyoncé’s... Read more »

The year was 2008

Dig through your couch cushions, your purse, or the floor of your car and look at the year printed on the first coin you find. What were you doing that year? 2008. That was the year Buddy and I broke up. It wasn’t a nasty breakup. Not a bad breakup at all to be honest.... Read more »

Rule number 2 Do not let love make you annoying

Number Two on LoveFromTheBrain’s top ten rules for relationships and dating is do not let love make you annoying. Being in love is not justification for being the cause of anger and/or irritation. One should never want to cause anger and/or irritation and I would think that one should be aware if one is causing... Read more »

I am a wannabe writer trying to get there

Where you at? That was the question in my email today and after reading it I realized that I haven’t posted to my blog in over a month. So where am I? Somewhere not writing.  At least not love related stuff. I want to blame my absence on The Defiant Thomas Brothers. That’s the two... Read more »

It is okay that you are not the primary trusted source of information

July 28, 2015 “Born heartless with a cold soul yet I believe that I was put on earth to love more.” The other day I watched a buddy of mine get into it with his lady about their exercise regimen. He had suggested that they start working out a certain type of way – based... Read more »

I hope they all learn to know themselves

July 16, 2015 “Born heartless with a cold soul yet I believe that I was put on Earth to love more.” So I was sitting on the train this morning and this woman was on her phone and she was talking about how the new guy she met didn’t work out and how they never... Read more »

I am the captain of my soul and this is my log

“Today is the day I return to my blog,” was what I told myself when I awoke this morning and with a little four hours left in this day; I have sat down in front of my computer and set out to not make myself a liar. It has been a while since I have... Read more »

Men cannot have Women friends if there is sexual tension

Some thoughts on having women friends in relationships. So, I solicited ideas on the Love From The Brain Facebook page and I got an email from a man asking me how he should handle his new relationship and her dislike of his having women friends. Well, sir, I am your Huckleberry. I have many women... Read more »

I struggle with the fourth line of 1 Corinthians 13:5

You don’t have to be a bible thumper or even a religious person to be familiar with the Apostle Paul’s idea of love. This section of the letter Paul sent to the church in Corinth is a staple of weddings, calendars and Pinterest boards. And it’s the fourth line of the fifth verse of the... Read more »

You drive yourself crazy not trying something new

I learned some years ago that the definition of crazy was doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. I was in the park yesterday and I watched a man try to teach his child how to ride his bike. The man repeated the same method again and again and yet the... Read more »