Love & Relationships

Sunset Relationship Patterns

Understand your relationship patterns

Imagine that we create our reality and everything we see, hear and feel in the outside world. We’re attracting people and experiences that respond to the signals from our thoughts, beliefs and feelings. We’re constantly sending out information to the universe, and the universe reflects this back to us. In this way, we’re creating our […]

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Shortcuts

Short cuts to Happiness – words of wisdom from your hairdresser

We go to the hair salon or barbershop in search of some kind of change. We ask for anything from a minor trim to a major cut, a barely perceptible highlight to a transformational new color. Many of us, however, secretly or openly desire to go beyond external change, beyond altering the way our head […]

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Kind

Kindfulness : The trend of self-compassion

It was reported recently in the Guardian, in a piece on recent ‘up lit’ novels, that kindness is making its mark in the literary world, with big-hearted stories featuring tenderness, companionship and compassion rising to the top of the bestseller charts and infiltrating our reading. This was no surprise to us at Yellow Kite – […]

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The Wonder Down Under: time to stop beating around the bush

In March Yellow Kite publishes The Wonder Down Under by Dr Nina Brochman and Ellen Stokken Dahl. Editor Tamsin English bought rights from Even Råkil, who is rights director and literary agent at the Oslo Literary Agency in Norway. We asked Even to write a piece for our blog about how he came across The […]

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State of Affairs Matches

A Window into the Human Heart

Affairs have a lot to teach us about relationships. They open the door to a deeper examination of values, human nature, and the power of eros. They force us to grapple with some of the most unsettling questions: What draws people outside the lines they worked so hard to establish? Why does sexual betrayal hurt […]

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Outer Badass

19 Reasons To Love Yourself

Jen Sincero is a bestselling author and success coach. A few years ago, Jen said goodbye to her home in California in order to travel the world indefinitely, encouraging as many people as possible to live lives of unbridled awesomeness. Here she gives you 19 reasons to love yourself: 1. LOVE YOURSELF Because it’s the […]

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The Sweet Life

It’s great to be here. It’s great to be anywhere. —Keith Richards; Rock God, connoisseur of life I’ve got a cat who’s twenty-two years old. I’ve also got a dad who’s eighty-seven. The cat and my dad share the same superhero power: They both have the ability to make me pay lots of attention to […]

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LJW Festival

How Authentic Are Your Relationships?

The funny thing about meeting people ‘on the road’ is how different they seem back in their own, true worlds. When I was backpacking in India as a twenty-year-old, I made a group of friends on a Goan beach, all flimsy, off-the-shoulder cotton tops to best show off bronzed skin and baggy harem pants picked […]

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The inner fix help you prepare for your future relationships

The Inner Fix: Exercises to help your future relationships

Help yourself in your future relationships with these fantastic and thoughtful exercises from The Inner Fix. Taking Stock of Your Past Relationships 1) Write a list of all your past (serious) relationships. For each one, write the following: The good qualities each partner possessed. The bad qualities each partner possessed. The positive aspects of the […]

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Solo

New Year, New…Boyfriend?

Last new year I was in a hotel at Heathrow, alone. I chose that. I chose to buy the prosecco, and salmon dinner, and to light the scented candle as I chowed down in a fancy toweled bathrobe, London’s fireworks on the telly and mates from all over the world on FaceTime. The next day […]

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