Kai is from the US and Xia was born and raised in China. They met while he was teaching English literature at a university in China and have been married for more than ten years. When Kai is given a life-threatening diagnosis, Xia feels her “luck” has run out. Mind-Body therapist Dr. Katherine Puckett discusses why it’s more important to be real than optimistic when managing illness with a partner.
When they met, she was Medusa and he was Captain Jack Sparrow. Their love of characters didn’t stop there. Tracey and Sam have been together for over twelve years. During this time, their relationship has been tested again and again, with illnesses, injuries, loss and despair. Convergence Coach Raven Wells unveils what he calls our culture’s greatest myth and truest religion - romantic love.
In a society that has not historically valued or recognized interracial and cross-cultural couples, Charles and Paolo see their relationship as a testament to the multifaceted nature of intimate relationship. Travel writer Kyle Wagner talks about her assertion that travel can be the ultimate test of a relationship.
"Our relationship is an improvisation. I want to dance with you, and discover new steps." Elephant Talk's Valentine's Day bonus episode.