The Wicked Truth about Love: The Tangles of Desire

The Wicked Truth about Love The Tangles of Desire The modern quest for love is a tangle of pitfalls where obstacles and suffering are mistaken for true love While most pop culture advice about finding true love focuses on how to identify the perfect

  • Title: The Wicked Truth about Love: The Tangles of Desire
  • Author: SuzanneRoss
  • ISBN: 9780981812304
  • Page: 453
  • Format: Paperback
  • The modern quest for love is a tangle of pitfalls where obstacles and suffering are mistaken for true love While most pop culture advice about finding true love focuses on how to identify the perfect love object or on how to make yourself into such an object, the triangular and mimetic imitative nature of desire is rarely acknowledged, leaving the seeker feeling frustraThe modern quest for love is a tangle of pitfalls where obstacles and suffering are mistaken for true love While most pop culture advice about finding true love focuses on how to identify the perfect love object or on how to make yourself into such an object, the triangular and mimetic imitative nature of desire is rarely acknowledged, leaving the seeker feeling frustrated, hopeless, and somehow incapable of love In The Wicked Truth About Love The Tangles of Desire, author Suzanne Ross guides the reader in an engaging exploration of their personal romantic patterns using a survey based on the triangular nature of desire Six patterns of desire are identified to reveal the readers mimetic pitfalls Whimsical illustrations, examples in contemporary entertainment, original music downloads and witty wisdom allows the reader to understand and dismantle their romantic tangles, leaving them free to discover the gift that love can be.

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    1. An excellent and fun introduction to René Girard's concept of mimetic desire as it applies to romantic and conjugal relationships. Comical but gentle portrayals of failed ways to establish and/or sustain a relationship help us understand where we tend to go wrong and why. At the end, we are shown a way that usually works. Interestingly enough, this workable way, what Ross calls "custodial," happens to be the way God relates to us. Ross' analyses of are instructive, of course, for any of our rel [...]

    2. A really good look at the ways that we love other human beings and the pitfalls of the different ways we do so.

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