"he loves me, he loves me not"
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not

The other day my mom and I were talking about an article she read on…

Love in the Time of a Lease

By Caroline Moss You had broken up in March, you told me, over our second…

Why Rape Jokes On Facebook Are More Than “Controversial”–Tech Talk

This edition of Tech Talk focuses on an issue that is near and dear to…

Loving Someone With Depression: How to Cope

I’ve never been depressed. I’ve had my share of crazy, and sure, I have my…

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Online Dating for the Socially Awkward

Dating in adulthood is no easy task. It comes with a completely new and foreign…

Deciding to Hold a Non-Religious Wedding Ceremony

Choosing to hold a non-religious ceremony when you come from a closely knit religious family…

PTSD: When Every Day is Memorial Day

For many Memorial Day means sales, cookouts and swimming but for a growing segment of…

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Memorial Day: No Gawker It’s Not OK to Exclude Veterans

This week, Gawker released an article entitled,  On Memorial Day, Don’t Let Living Veterans Steal…

Why She Will Literally Be Loved

Suitcases and boxes sat in an assembly line fashion in my bedroom. The two-week mark…

Some Thoughts About Steubenville

— Typically, I write about music; today, I write about silence. I write about a…

Nine Unsavory and Not at all Acceptable Ways to Make And Save Money

So all of us (here’s looking at you, college kids) have been desperate for money.…

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Why We are Pro-Life and Pro-Choice

At the heart of my vision for Literally, Darling was a desire to create a platform for…

How to Date Yourself

I have this theory. If I can master a relationship with myself, then I will…

Emotion in Motion: Defining Sex-Positivity

I am a sex-positive feminist. That is how I choose to identify myself. This label…

Neverland of Narcissists: Addressing the Millennial Myth

“I can never read all the books I want; I can never be all the…

The Grim Reality of Underemployment

Underemployment. It may sound like yet another phrase from the “Me Me Me generation” of…

Why I Like Backpacking (and how it almost made me cut my hair off)

BY BECKY Whenever I’m home, I’d rather be backpacking, and whenever I’m backpacking, I’d rather…

Literally, The Worst Ex Girlfriend Ever

  Maybe you’ve been her. You’ve probably, at the least, thought about being her at…

3 Disgusting (but totally natural) Things You Should Consider Before Adopting a Dog

It’s 1 am; you’re on Facebook, scrolling through your feed for the SEVENTH time today. Something…

Back to Basics: Dating for Women (I’m Going to Tell It to You Straight)

Personally, I hate dating in general. If you’ve been lucky enough to “date” me, the…