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Books
· The Commuter Marriage: Keep Your Relationship Close While You’re Far Apart

· Money, Sex and Kids:

· It Ends With You: Grow Up and Out of Dysfunction

· How To Be a Couple and Still Be Free

· The Real Thirteenth Step: Discovering Confidence, Self-Reliance and Independence Beyond the Twelve S

· The 10 Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make Before 40

· The Unofficial Guide to Dating Again

· The Ten Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make AFTER Forty


Articles
· Dear Dr. Romance: I was always wrong

· Dear Dr. Romance: I was always wrong

· JEALOUSY, FAITHFULNESS AND DISTANCE

· Dear Dr. Romance: I'm married but I love somebody else

· Dear Dr. Romance: I have never put up with any crap until this one came alo

· Dr. Romance on The Right Way to Love

· Watch Out for Bad Relationship Habits

· Dear Dr. Romance: I am considering being a licensed psychotherapist

· Dear Dr. Romance: I am not sexually as attracted to him as I'd like to be

· How to Cope with Toxic Friendships


Poetry
· The Shape of Peace

· Inspiration

· Eternal Dance - Christmas 2005

· On love

· Bitter lesson

· Redemption

· ANGELS IN DISGUISE

· Storytellers

· Vessels

· Mosaic Heart

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  On Mitch and Jackie’s engagement
by Tina B Tessina
Monday, July 18, 2005
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by Tina B. Tessina July, 2005



                                               


Family is


not always of the flesh,


but inevitably of the heart.



Our crazy quilt,


patchwork family grows,


calico, paisley, tweed and silk


painted in flower garden hues.



Somehow, Life and Love


supply each new thread,


each new color,


and the pattern emerges.



In joy, in gratitude and in celebration


We welcome to our hearts


this love-made gift,


this miracle.


Tina B. Tessina, PhD, psychotherapist, author


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Reviewed by m j hollingshead 5/28/2014

lovely read
Reviewed by Karen Cino 7/8/2006
Beautiful tribute to your family and friends. Truly a celebration.

Karen
Reviewed by Leysa Lowery 7/18/2005
Lovely words to celebrate such joy!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 7/18/2005
wonderful write, tina; very well done! :)
Reviewed by Sue Hess 7/18/2005
what a wonderful tribute to your friends/family

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The Ten Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make AFTER Forty

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Money, Sex and Kids:

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It Ends With You: Grow Up and Out of Dysfunction

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The Unofficial Guide to Dating Again

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The Real Thirteenth Step: Discovering Confidence, Self-Reliance and Independence Beyond the Twelve Step Programs

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How To Be a Couple and Still Be Free

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