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ECSTATIC RELATIONS: A Memoir of Love
Ecstatic Relations: A Memoir of Love
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Ancient Hindu scripture says that some "longing in the darkness" propelled our world into being. Deep bonds with the people we love are an expression of that primal force, a doorway to ecstasy. These soul bonds are sensual, are EROS. Here are true stories of a woman's intense connection with beloveds of every gender, every generation - and even cross the boundary of species, in a story of a child's passion for her mongrel dog.
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Ancient Hindu scripture says that some "longing in the darkness" propelled our world into being. Deep bonds with the people we love are an expression of that primal force, a doorway to ecstasy. These soul bonds are sensual, are EROS. Here are true stories of a woman's intense connection with beloveds of every gender, every generation - and even cross the boundary of species, in a story of a child's passion for her mongrel dog.

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In the thrall of love I recognize the place just at the edge of memory that I had almost, but not quite, forgotten. I remember it as "home"...

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I believe that ecstasy is our birthright, and that love is the glue that holds the universe together. Writing my own love stories as a way of being philosophical gave me more pleasure than I can say. Please purchase at carolynnorth.

About Carolyn

Since a child growing up in Brooklyn, I have been a 'practical mystic.' This has led me to work as a midwife in India; a builder of strawbale houses; a classical musician and more recently, an improvisational singer for healing. For the last 50 years I have lived, with my...

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