Tag Archives: affection

The Hugging Has Been Canceled

It’s been a couple of months shy of a year since the pandemic abridged many of our personal and social niceties. One of those that I greatly miss is hugging my friends. I’m a very tactile person. I like to … Continue reading

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Happy Brothers Day

There are plenty of official and unofficial commerorative days set aside to honor members of our families.  We celebrated Mothers’ Day earlier this month. Fathers’ Day is next month. Grandparents Day is the first Sunday after Labor Day in September. … Continue reading

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Hugging Day

Hug is such a small word.  Hug can have many meanings and forms.  Hugs can be awkward, misunderstood, and inappropriate. On the other hand, hugs can be graceful, obvious, and the perfect expression of emotion. Today is hugging day, so … Continue reading

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National Hugging Day

The airliner was about an hour away from Paris when my seatmate leaned across the armrest with a social warning for me.  “Whatever you do, do NOT hug your friend at the airport.”  I looked at her and asked why … Continue reading

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