Story of the Week

  • New Site Announcement from Stephen Blake


  • How to Order Loving E-Books & Paperbacks


  • Long Distance Relationship Love Story of the Week


  • Publish Your Story Online


  • Sign the Loving Guest Book


  • Using Our Support Newsgroup


  • Send Someone Special A Loving E-Card


  • Subscribing to Story of the Week


  • How to Unsubscribe


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If you haven't heard yet, we launched a brand new Long Distance Relationship Advice site!

This site maintains the same theme as Loving Your Long Distance Relationship, with some exciting new features like ...

  • Sample Chapters from All Loving Books


  • Love Poems


  • Love Quizzes


  • Online Dating Site Reviews


To visit our new site, click on the following link:

Long Distance Relationship Advice

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Take a minute in your day to enjoy a heart warming story that will make you laugh, cry, applaud...and realize that You Are Not Alone in the long-distance relationship experience!

Feel free to forward our Story of the Week to everyone on your contact list who would feel happier today knowing you are thinking about them.

Wishing you love, passion, & happiness in your relationship,

Stephen Blake

Author
Loving Your Long Distance Relationship

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How to Order Loving E-Books & Paperbacks

You can now order Loving Your Long-Distance Relationship, Still Loving, or Loving for Women online in both E-Book and Paperback formats. All books can be ordered individually or in sets.

What's more ...

Under an exclusive "Discount Bundle Offer" from Anton Publishing, you can get all three paperbacks or E-books ...

at over 33% off regular retail prices !!!

That's right ...

Order two paperbacks or E-Books & get the third for absolutely FREE


All paperbacks are shipped within 24 hours and E-Books can be downloaded in minutes in Adobe Acrobat PDF format...

The fastest way to get your paperbacks or E-books is by ordering online and paying via PayPal or Authorize.net's secure credit card server. Authorize.net accepts VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.

For details on How to Order Loving Books click on the link below

Click Here to Get Your Books Now !

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Long Distance Relationship
Story of the Week


In January of this year, I was, once again, a bachelor. My dating life had been very selective the past two or three years, and I was quite ready to find that "special one" I knew was out there. I had been playing in a band with some of my friends, and we were looking for a change in our sound: a new singer. Preferably a female. We had friends of friends who eventually introduced us to Jenny, a red-haired beauty with an angelic voice and a fun spirit. She sang a few lines and she was in.

We began practicing together, and as the weeks passed along, Jenny and I began to develop a strong friendship. She lived 50 miles and a long-distance phone call away. Needless to say, we spent our paychecks on phonebills and gasoline. The Internet provided for a bit of help with our communication. It was a nice medium for poems and quick notes, but waiting for the other to respond took forever. Usually, we ended up calling each other instead, to save our frustration.

At 19, I was living on my own, but Jenny, 22, had moved back into her parents' house after living out of town. We were both in school -- she at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (USAO) in Chickasha, and I at the University of Oklahoma (OU) in Norman. By April, we were dating. Jenny had never had a boyfriend before -- offers mad by others were turned down as she waited and prayed for "the right one." I had dated since middle school, but had yet to find the person I knew God had saved for me.

As we dated, our friendship grew even stronger. I began driving close to 100 miles every Sunday to attend her church. She drove the same distance (from Anadarko, where her parents lived) at least twice a week for practices and dates together. By September, on our 5th month anniversary, we were engaged. I had just transferred to her school and moved to Chickasha so that I could be closer to her.

We are getting married next month, in December, with complete blessings from our parents and friends. Good luck with your book, relationship, and all endeavors.

Michael from Oklahoma, USA

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Publish Your Story Online

If you have a long-distance relationship Love Story

Publish it online today by clicking on Publish Your Story

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Sign the Loving
Guest Book

For more heartfelt long-distance love stories, visit our Guest Book.

I always love reading about people's experiences in long-distance relationships...for it is those experiences that make life special!

You can always sign our Guest Book by clicking on Guest Book

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Using Our Support Newsgroup

Want to share your thoughts & feelings with others who are experiencing a long-distance relationship?

The best way is through our Support Newsgroup.

Our newsgroup allows you to post thoughts, feelings, and concerns that others can respond to online. The result is an ongoing dialogue between people who share similar experiences.

To visit our Support Newsgroup, click on Support Newsgroup

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Send Someone Special A FREE Loving E-Card

If you have a "special someone" or friend who would feel comforted by the Loving Your Long-Distance website...

Send them an FREE E-Card by clicking on Send a Loving E-Card

... I'm sure they would love to know you are thinking about them.

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Subscribing to Story of the Week

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Please forward the Story of the Week to any friends who may be interested!

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