A few weeks ago, I was feeling a little down. It occurred to me that, in less than two weeks, Valentine’s Day would be here and I hadn’t even decorated for it yet. Love…that was what was needed…more of the Love vibe. So I got up and started decorating.
The mere act of decorating for the one day a year that’s dedicated to Love was uplifting. It brought to mind a song from 1965, “What the World Needs Now Is Love”, originally sung by Jackie DeShannon:
“What the world needs now is love, sweet love
It’s the only thing that there’s just too little of
What the world needs now is love, sweet love
No, not just for some but for everyone….”
Love is a mystery to most of us. When asked to define it, we find it difficult to describe. Poets, philosophers, and many other great minds have been…
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