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  • Being Someone’s Someone…

    Being Someone’s Someone…

    By Kenneth Stepp   Being someone’s someone. To be able to say, I’m taken. Knowing somewhere there is someone missing me when I’m not there. These are wonderful thoughts. And if you are one the same journey I am on. This is the goal. To matter to someone we do …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “Knocked Down”

    Dating After Divorce “Knocked Down”

    By Kenneth Stepp   Knocked down? Strange title, I know. I’ll try to unwrap that and make sense out of why I used this title. As a fighter, I have been knocked down and I have knocked a few down myself. When you are on the mat there are two …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “It Could Just Work”

    Dating After Divorce “It Could Just Work”

    By Kenneth Stepp   Two people lost at sea. Both tired of being lost. Both tired of living life at sea. I have written at least once before about one of my favorite musicals, Fiddler On The Roof. The main characters were the product of an arranged marriage many years …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “Options”

    Dating After Divorce “Options”

    By Kenneth Stepp Options… Aren’t they great? We love options. That’s why they hand you a menu when you walk into a restaurant. You can order anything on it. Feel like shopping? Visit Amazon and the options are endless. Options are fantastic. The more the merrier, right? Well, not so …Read More »
  • The End of Love

    The End of Love

    By Kenneth Stepp   I titled this after a place that doesn’t exist. The end of love is a myth. Love never ends. I was reminded of this today. Love as I always say, endures. It pushes through feelings, things that upset us, and basically, the stuff of life. Intense …Read More »
  • Before You

    Before You

    By Kenneth Stepp   I lived in total darkness before you   I didn’t realize it was dark before you   The darkness was so deep that I could not see tomorrow   One day I walked outside and there you were   You’re brightness hurt my eyes. It was …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “Falling Alone”

    Dating After Divorce “Falling Alone”

    By Kenneth Stepp   Finding love. That’s the goal, right? Finding that one person who makes your heart leap. The one that gives you butterflies when you speak. Yep. That person. The one you want to give all of you to. You have finally fallen in love. All that waiting, …Read More »
  • That Moment You Know

    That Moment You Know

    By Kenneth Stepp   Love is one of the most wonderful phenomenons I have ever attempted to understand. I have learned much about it. Of course I have also learned that I have much more to learn. Understanding it has been quite the puzzle. A mystery with layers of mysteries, …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “What Did You Say?”

    Dating After Divorce “What Did You Say?”

    By Kenneth Stepp   What did you mean by that? I say it to myself often. In this digital world of many methods of communicating. Meaning get lost fast. Texting, messaging, and emailing are quite impersonal. Looking into a person’s eyes, hearing the way it’s said in their voice. That’s …Read More »
  • When Love Comes

    When Love Comes

      By Kenneth Stepp   Love… That’s the goal most trumpet in the dating arena. Then when it stands in front of them. They freeze. Tpp this or too that, timing is bad, too busy right now, complete confusion takes hold. And it’s grip is painful. I can’t count how …Read More »
  • Love Words

    Love Words

    By Kenneth Stepp   Words. They can be powerful. Powerful in so many ways. They can make you feel so many emotions. Today I have been searching for quotes about love. For me, if I feel any emotion. It is usually longing or the feeling that something huge is missing …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “Love Is Kind”

    Dating After Divorce “Love Is Kind”

    By Kenneth Stepp My title says so much more than we might think at first glance. If we love someone. We act on their best interest. So love is in fact, kind. In the dating arena that I see today, the word love is used in a fast and loose …Read More »
  • Then There Was Love…

    Then There Was Love…

    By Kenneth Stepp   Our lives are defined by moments. I remember when my children were born. Each one came, in a moment. These moments I will never forget. I felt a love that my words will ever be adequate to explain. They will always fall short. Then I had …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “Journeys End”

    Dating After Divorce “Journeys End”

    By Kenneth Stepp   They say all things end. So this journey of mine does have an ending. Mine will end in one of two ways. I will find her. My Her. Or I will no longer exist. The journey is full of obstacles. The longer we continue, the more …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “The Pursuit”

    Dating After Divorce “The Pursuit”

    By Kenneth Stepp   To pursue someone… Matters of the heart can be confusing. Mine tend to be more clumsy than anything else. That brings into mind the greatest, most aggressive, and resourceful pursuer of all times. Wily Coyote. He was tenacious. He was a magnificent failure every time. And …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “A Sea Of Strangers”

    Dating After Divorce “A Sea Of Strangers”

    By Kenneth Stepp There is an online dating site called, Plenty of Fish, meaning, plenty of fish in the sea. Most know it by POF. I have an  account but I keep it hidden. So I can troll the accounts of others freely. I am a people watcher and since …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “Life And Love”

    Dating After Divorce “Life And Love”

    By Kenneth Stepp Life. That word means there is something or someone alive. There are moments when we feel more alive than others. I once repelled down a skyscraper in downtown Atlanta. This was the end of my therapy to conquer my fear of heights. The moment I went over …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “Resolve”

    Dating After Divorce “Resolve”

    By Kenneth Stepp Well. I did it again. I removed myself from society. Not really that extreme. But I did decide to remove myself from dating for life. After speaking with some well meaning friends, I have decided to join the ride again. I want to spend the rest of …Read More »
  • Deserve’s Got Nothing To Do With It

    Deserve’s Got Nothing To Do With It

    By Kenneth Stepp   One of my favorite movies is Unforgiven. Near the end of the movie when Clint Eastwood starts killing everyone. He uttered those words, “Deserve’s got nothing to do with it”. Great scene in a great movie. But moreover, great insight. Deserve really has nothing to do …Read More »
  • Dating After Divorce “Old School Love”

    Dating After Divorce “Old School Love”

    By Kenneth Stepp Old school love. Man this saying brings up many thoughts in my feeble mind. Old school… I remember dating when I was a young man. It seems to be so different today that we should make up a new word for it. This “thing” we do today …Read More »

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