Are relationship all about just love and sweet talks? Of course not. A relationship is a package of issues like communication breakdown, emotional labours and sexual dry spells.
Definitely, we have several resources available to us to carry on a healthy relationship. One of the cheapest and best ways to take care of your relationship and try to understand your partner is a book. A book can teach and help you make the roots of your relationship stronger. So, here are the five best books on the relationship that every couple should read.
1. Mating In Captivity by Esther Perel
This book explains how our cultural penchants for different issues is opposite to the erotic desires of men as well as women. Also, at the same time, the author has highlighted why all the emotional housekeeping needs to stay out of bedrooms to have fantastic sex.
2. The Art of Loving by Erich Fromm
Love demands insight and greater understanding. Many couples lack all of it thus, unable to love with all of it. In this classic work, the author has beautifully explored all the aspects of a relationship. This book not only highlights romantic love, but also the relationship between brothers, parents and children and many others.
3. I Love You But I Don’t Trust You by Mira Kirshenbaum
I Love You But I Don’t Trust You is a complete guide on how to regain and build strong trust at the same time. Also, this book will teach you how to step up in the healing process of your relationship and feel more secure about each other. This book will help you in answering questions like is this relationship worth saving or not.
4. Perfect Love, Imperfect Relationships by John Welwood
Have you ever thought that why when love is the greatest thing in the world, relationships are difficult? This book talks about overcoming the challenges to enjoy the love to the fullest. What is lovely about this book is that it will help you in embracing the imperfections of a human relationship.
5. Hold Me Tight by Dr Sue Johnson
Through this book, the author has spread awareness about emotionally focused therapy – once the most unacknowledged topic has now made this book a great success. This book can help you in having lifetime love emotion for your partner.
So, these are five books that can really help you in different stages of your relationship. Share with us your relationship story and the book that helped you in the comment section below.