Relationships

I Came Out of Myself ( & Came Out Too) at 27

Every one of my previous relationships had been with straight, white men, and Mo was mostly certainly not a straight, white man. She was a gay, brown woman. She was also one of the best people I’d ever met.

5 Ideas for Date Night That Won’t Make You Go Broke

Date night shouldn’t have to break the bank just to have a nice time with your partner.

How to Know When It’s Time to Breakup

I won’t lie, I’m not usually the first to admit I’ve got a bad habit.…

The Definitive Guide To Online Dating

I am often introduced as “The Tinder Girl.” Despite having been off the app and in…

How to Plan a Mutual Engagement for a Healthier Relationship

According to many fairytale love stories, romantic comedy film plots, and general societal norms, proposals…

15 Friends Worth Keeping in Your 20s

The friends you actually need to prioritize in your 20s

I Fell In Love With My Best Friend—And He Didn’t Love Me Back

How do you stay friends with someone after you tell them that you love them, but they don’t love you back?

After a Decade Out, I Still Struggle Being Gay & Disabled

I’ve been in a wheelchair my entire life, but often I feel like I can’t be both queer and disabled. I have to choose when I know that’s not possible.

A One-Night Stand on the Corner of Boredom and Desperation

By Anonymous Maybe it was the dawn. The light breaking ever so subtly, melting away…

Hookup Culture Is Killing My Self-Worth

When I was 16 years old, someone once told me that the best way to…

What To Do When Your Ex Comes Back

Out of the blue a few weeks ago, I had a message in my inbox…

Sober Truth Behind Our Drunk Courage
Would Dating Apps Be More Fun If I Were Someone Else? 3 Writers Share Their Experiences

Dating apps are really the worst. Yet anyone who’s been single for more than a…

When Hate at First Sight Turned into Friendship

It began as a mistake. —Charles Bukowski My life is chalk full of… let’s say…

10 Do’s And Don’ts For Making Friends In A New Place

Making friends in a new place is daunting. Not only do you have to get…

A Playlist for the Guy who Played Me

Being honest with my emotions has never come easy to me, but somehow it seems…

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It’s Time to Take Off the Rose Colored Glasses Ruining Our Relationships

When we love someone, we often put on “rose-colored glasses” and see them as much…

Divorce Is Not An Option In My Marriage

I still remember sitting in the hard wooden pew at sixteen listening to my pastor…

I’m Happy to Wait As Long As It Takes For Love

I have entered that weird stage in my life where friends I have known since…

On Breakups You Never See Coming

I never saw the breakup coming. It’s not like there were signs. “I’ve been unhappy…

Everything You Need to Know About Wedding Planning

Wedding planning can be a lot to take on, between all the vendors to book…