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Aleisha Moore6 hours ago
How to Survive a Long Distance Relationship
Relationships are not easy. Either with family, friends or lovers, we all struggle. We argue, we forgive and we love. That is the way of life; the things we have become a custom too. Long distance is ...
Melody Rodriguez6 hours ago
The Secret to a Happy Marriage
What is the secret to a happy marriage? Are you married, engaged, divorced, or single? Whatever your situation may be, you know how trying a relationship is. The truth is, every relationship is differ...
Michelle Schultz6 hours ago
30 Journal Entries to Self-Discovery - Day 5
Hey, Y'all! Happy day five! It's weird, right? This is weird. I've never done a daily follow along blog post. It's always been one article on one topic. So this is so weird for me. However, I'm really...
Arlee Maxwell7 hours ago
Having Self Worth Is Important
At some point in time we have all allowed the opinions and gossip behind our backs by others have the ability to take control of our self worth. Making it possible for others to define us, opinions of...
Will Jackson7 hours ago
Asexual Representation in 'Bojack Horseman'
When I first started watching the Netflix original series Bojack Horseman I did not have high expectations. I was a little bit drunk and looking for some background noise while I painted. I did not ex...
Dagny Desiree7 hours ago
YouTube: Dating/Living with a YouTuber!
I am dating a YouTuber! True story! Like right now I'm listening to him record as I type away at this story! I want to tell you all about how we met and what it's like living with a YouTuber on a day ...
Arlee Maxwella day ago
When He Says He’s Not Ready for a Relationship
Ladies, I’m willing to bet we have all heard at some point in time from a guy these 6 words of “I’m not ready for a relationship.” Often words us women don’t look forward to or know how to take when t...
Jaz Johnstone9 days ago
I Think I'm the Hot Mess Friend
I became a mum two years and two months ago. Like many stay at home parents, I wombled along to a baby group in the hopes that putting my baby around other babies would somehow make said baby happy an...
Lulu B. 🍁20 days ago
How to Be Happy After a Breakup
A heartbreak is an experience that no one can describe the same way but most people go through it in their life. There's at least a million books, songs, and movies based around it. We as a planet kno...
Jessica La month ago
Bringing Two Worlds Together
Ah, love! It is a wonderful feeling. Everything is bright, new, and shiny. You and your beloved are on the same page about everything. You are so in sync and nothing will come between you. Then it hap...
A History of Transgender People, Volume IV
So far in this series, I've discussed myth and legend. This is, on its surface, is not great historiography; but a culture's myths and legends inform their worldview. Perhaps not always in the most in...
Nicola P. Young2 months ago
Best Ways to Get Over a Breakup and Move On
Everyone reacts differently to heartache and rejection, but some responses are healthier and more effective than others. And many responses to grief, though they might feel good in the moment, can mak...
My Worst Date
Maybe it was an unbelievable blind date, or an anonymous hook-up with a twist. Submit your Worst Date stories today! Sponsored by O.school
Dating: Do's & Don'ts
Dating is complicated. So we simplified it for you. What to do and what not to do - the Dating edition.
Online Dating
Match.com, Tinder, JDate, and beyond. Welcome to the world wide web of dating. Are you ready to sign up?
Arlee Maxwell7 hours ago
Having Self Worth Is Important
At some point in time we have all allowed the opinions and gossip behind our backs by others have the ability to take control of our self worth. Making it possible for others to define us, opinions of...
Rachel Ann14 hours ago
Dating While Dealing with a Mental Illness
Day 27—09/19/2018 Hey guys and gals, welcome back to day 27! You guys, I am so close to filling up my first journal with my personal stories and advice. This isn’t just a journal where I complain abou...
Megan Cheung2 days ago
The Secret to a Healthy, Happy Relationship
What is the secret with couples who look like they are always in love and look like they are going to live happily ever after? Here is a few pointers that will help you and your significant other.
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Aleisha Moore6 hours ago
How to Survive a Long Distance Relationship
Relationships are not easy. Either with family, friends or lovers, we all struggle. We argue, we forgive and we love. That is the way of life; the things we have become a custom too. Long distance is ...
Dagny Desiree7 hours ago
YouTube: Dating/Living with a YouTuber!
I am dating a YouTuber! True story! Like right now I'm listening to him record as I type away at this story! I want to tell you all about how we met and what it's like living with a YouTuber on a day ...
Gail Fredricks2 days ago
Three Loves, One Darkness
I've heard this before and I'm sure you have as well. You only get three great loves in your life. One when you're young that will teach you a lesson, the other, a more difficult love to teach you abo...
Rose Gutierrez11 hours ago
Do We Have the Same Perspective of Love?
Is there ever such a thing as true love? Could it be real or just a fake reality made for movies? Is it only a hope and crazy fantasy, or is there such a thing as a soul mate? That from the moment we ...
Ėvan a day ago
Pink Clouds
School is back in session, the days are getting cooler, and Target already has Halloween knick-knacks by the entrance. We’re officially finishing off the chapter in our lives which we considered "Summ...
The Meet
It had felt like an eternity passed but when David looked at his watch again only ten minutes had ticked away. Could this day get any slower, he thought to himself with a sigh. Tonight was supposed to...
Don Anderson II9 hours ago
Romantic Scenarios
I was talking to a friend the other night and we were talking about our celebrity crushes, we both ended up talking about Emma Stone (La La Land, Birdman) and how gorgeous she is. He ended up telling ...
Word Slinger14 hours ago
Eleven Minutes
11 minutes! Doesn’t sound like a long time does it? That’s only long enough for three songs on the radio. But on the night of October 1, 2017, 11 minutes seemed like an eternity for twenty-thousand pl...
Are You Like Me?
Leaving university was the hardest thing I ever had to do in my life. I had a sense of purpose. Everything had a deadline and nothing was too difficult that it couldn’t be solved with a library search...
Michelle Schultz6 hours ago
30 Journal Entries to Self-Discovery - Day 5
Hey, Y'all! Happy day five! It's weird, right? This is weird. I've never done a daily follow along blog post. It's always been one article on one topic. So this is so weird for me. However, I'm really...
Dee Zee12 hours ago
My First Love
When you think of love, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Happiness? Starting a family? Butterflies in your belly? I thought all of those too. Until it nearly destroyed me as a person. ...
First Love
Love. It changes you. They say the longer time passes, the more the wounds heal, but that was not true for me. The pain may have faded slightly, but the scars still linger. They linger deep inside me ...
Sammy Armstrong11 days ago
Family
Many people would say that you have to be blood related to be family, but they are wrong. Your friends and the people you care about are your family. We grow up with a difficult childhood in which we ...
Kat Jay17 days ago
A Mother Who Doesn't Love Me
Everybody’s reaction when I tell them my Mum doesn’t love me is the same: “Of course she does!”; “Oh, don’t be silly”; “It may not seem like she doesn't but she’s your Mum. She loves you.” This doesn’...
Michelle Schultz17 days ago
Friends from the Block
It's the fall of 2002. I pull on my flare jeans and my Rugrats t-shirt and grab my bike and walk next door. My best friend's mom answers the door and I ask if her kids can come outside and play. It wa...
Smitten Kitten2 days ago
How to Have the Perfect Circle of Friends
One of the greatest difficulties that people can face in life is a lack of friends or people to share experiences with. Friends can play an incredibly important role in our lives, both filling our hea...
Abbie Watts5 days ago
Living Distant
Distance: an amount of space between two things or people. September 27, 2017. My parents told me that they were THINKING about moving 1,627 miles away this coming summer. To me that was an insane ide...
Heerin Park5 days ago
I Was Told to Starve Myself
Honestly I just made the title the thing he told me that was the last straw. But I shall share my entire story as to why I was in a toxic friendship with this person and how I got out of it. So this p...
Sara Lee3 days ago
Why I’m Afraid of Love
Yeah, I admit it. I’m scared sh-tless of love. This list made me realize so much and why I might act the way I do. It is now all up to me to actually change this list from “reasons I am” to “reasons I...
Karmen Palacios10 days ago
10 Signs You Are in a Verbally Abusive Relationship
I wish I would have read signs of verbal abusive before I got married, it would have saved me from so much heartache and so much pain. Words can hurt a person more then anyone knows cause it stays wit...
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Amber Goddard15 days ago
5 Ways to Win My Heart
I am writing this piece in terms of winning my heart as a person- not as a love interest because as open as I may seem, my heart is a fragile mechanism. I have worn it on my sleeve for years... It kee...
Will Jackson8 hours ago
Discovering My Gender Fluid Identity
When a person is trying to discover themself, they are trying to find something solid. A single word to describe themselves. When it comes to being gender fluid, it’s like trying to find a puzzle piec...
Lemon Lane9 hours ago
Why I Won't Be Telling My Parents I'm Bisexual Until I Date a Girl
I had happily settled into university life and, as it was only first year, was out partying 2 or 3 times a week. My flatmate had met a girl on her course, we’ll call her K, and had been on a night out...
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My Best Friend Found Out I Am Pansexual
This time last year, my best friend L was moving to Australia. She was going over there for one year, broadening her career as a teacher whilst getting some travelling in at the same time. She's a bit...
Melody Rodriguez6 hours ago
The Secret to a Happy Marriage
What is the secret to a happy marriage? Are you married, engaged, divorced, or single? Whatever your situation may be, you know how trying a relationship is. The truth is, every relationship is differ...
Kaitlin Lee7 days ago
Being One with Your Other
As a wife to an amazing husband and mommy to the cutest little nine-month-old girl... I know life is hard. I have heard so many different circumstances and experiences that have made me reflect on my ...
Chelise King8 days ago
Married at 18
At the age of 17, I was verbally and sexually abused. A man I knew who was significantly older than I was took advantage of me. It was sick. Worst of all, he was married. He had a wife. A beautiful wi...
Happily Never After
She met him in the back of a bar. There he was this tall, dark, and beer goggle (those were on thick that night) handsome, sitting on a stray keg on the "smoker's porch" hidden away, and out the side ...
Ace Moore15 days ago
I Survived a Stalker
When I was around 28, I was a heavy Twitter user. I'd log on every day and have long sessions of reading the timeline and interacting with 3k+ followers about any and everything. I was able to meet so...
Lulu B. 🍁17 days ago
Should You Leave Your Relationship?
Many relationships end without much effort to mend them, couples get frustrated and stop trying. Like most things in life, greatness doesn't come without hard work.
Jessica Skye3 days ago
Love Myself
When your older sister who has been with her seemingly perfect husband for 16 years asks what you want for your 30th birthday and then suggests maybe a boyfriend...ah, jokes. But the thing about my fa...
Hanna Renevi21 days ago
To Feel Rushed in a Place Where Everything Is Slow
I live in London, in the centra of rush hour. I've lived here for the past two years, probably having quite a normal "Londoner life." I go to uni, I live in a house with my mates, I have a part time j...
Julie Chernesky24 days ago
Does My World Still Turn When You're Not Around?
One of my most unredeemable qualities is my inability to move on. While it’s not as bad as it used to be, up until high school I used to love people feeling bad for me whenever I went through hard times. I wanted to hold grudges for everyone who had wronged me growing up so that I could chastise them in my writing and artwork. If I were lucky and got famous enough to be on a talk show or win an award, the plan was to definitely make the point of calling them out on national television. As I cont...
Margot E. Leidolf13 hours ago
The Art of Becoming (Part I)
Cowardice… indifference… self-deprecation. Ingrid was sat indoors at a café, bohemian in aesthetic more than atmosphere, drinking her overpriced iced chai latte as she tried to understand how she came...
maxie johnsona day ago
Fooled Me Once
You know that time of day when the sunlight seeping in the curtains is no longer white, but a mellowed yellow? I wonder if that's the sun's way of saying it's had a full day. It's tired, but still it ...
A Rose for You
Another hard day at work and also another day for sadness to hit me. Because of that is why I'm right now walking in the rain. I walk to my job since my apartment is nearby. Whenever it rains it makes...
Dead Facebook Friends?
I have a lot of dead Facebook friends. It seems like a shocking sentence, but you probably do as well, even if you’re fairly young. I have at least six on my small friends list of 300 or so. These peo...
LeAnn Murcha month ago
Online Dating
Online dating is very popular nowadays and majority of my friends have met their significant other through some dating site. Me on the other hand I get nothing but crazy, hot ass horny mothafuckers lo...
Eliza Faye2 months ago
Maslow Would Be Pissed
Lets take a trip back to the 1940s. A lot of ideas were being thrown around, and theories of psychology were in full bloom. In the wake of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud's death, as well as the rise of...