The Ventriloquist

An online publication at and outside the boundary of evangelical Christianity.

posts by Kate Roberts

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May 2011

Single

by Kate Roberts, on May 2011, Relationships

The engagement stories are abounding, couples are pairing off, and you and I are single. Single, the six letter word that for many of us unearths fear, pain and longing that we have spent so long trying to temper. “Ring by spring” is more than a joke: to some it is a desperate goal, a goal I find even myself grasping unrighteously for, viewing singleness as a fallacious life-option – even…