Laura Romberger20 hours ago
10 Ways to Know It's a Healthy Friendship
“I will text you 50 times in a row and feel no shame. You’re my friend, you literally signed up for this.” I came across that quote the other day and I couldn’t help but immediately think of the frien...
Yvonne Glasgow21 hours ago
An Empath's Manifesto
There are a few things I want to talk about on the subject of empathy. Empathy has turned into a buzzword, and people seem to be confused about what it is to be an empath.
Love. Rebel. Evolution
Being as I'm an observer throughout this whole situation that involves my roommate, his friend of six years, my roommate's ex, and I guess me to an extent, I'll try to keep a subjective opinion as pos...
Jody Holmana day ago
Weddings of the Newest Kind
When I stepped off the plane in Atlanta, Georgia after 20 years away, I was transported back to my childhood by the I’m-home-again smell of pine needles in the air—memories of fireflies and mason jars...
Vince Shifflett2 days ago
RelationSHIP or RelationSHIT
So you have been with your husband, wife, partner, or significant other for five years, 10 years, 20 years, and counting. Is that a good thing? Why do you stay? Are you happy and fulfilled in the rela...
We Don't Mean It but We're All Big Jerks
Not all of us can be saints. In fact, I think we're all jerks and we don't even realize how bad we are until we sit back and reflect on ourselves. We'll notice that we display an alarming amount of il...
Alicia Springer4 days ago
The Difference a Mattress Made in My Marriage
Recently, my husband and I went through a difficult time. We were able to get through it but I wanted to share my story because I feel like a lot of people have the same problems. The devil truly is i...
Melanie Maure7 days ago
New York, Higher Consciousness, and a Slice as Big as Your Head
She lowers her copy of 'The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' and sees I am daunted, lost, nervous, and facing the spiky shrew that is my own pride. She smiles at me. It is the direct look-you-in-the-...
When You Know, You Know
Single friends, I am sure you hate this as much as I do. We all have asked the question, hoping for an original, heart-enlightening response; They respond with, "Well, when you know, you know." Eye ro...
Ruthie Darlinga month ago
My Impeccably Dressed Boyfriend Was Hiding a Secret at Home
When Richard and I met at a book party almost three years ago, he was at the tail end of a long marriage. What first drew us together was our love of style. That night, I chatted so openly with him be...
Sarah Comptona month ago
Let's Discuss Bisexuality and Pansexuality
A lot of people seem to pit bisexual and pansexual people against each other. I don't understand why, as we both share a lot of similarities. We both are nonmonosexuals that can be rejected from both ...
Warren Urquharta month ago
The 4 Principles of Millennial Dating
“Millennial” is a buzzword that the media just loves to hop on. It seems that every news source strives to shed light on something as peculiar and revolutionary as the foreign concept of a “new genera...
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?
Vince Shifflett2 days ago
RelationSHIP or RelationSHIT
So you have been with your husband, wife, partner, or significant other for five years, 10 years, 20 years, and counting. Is that a good thing? Why do you stay? Are you happy and fulfilled in the rela...
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Mimi Kate3 days ago
Stage 5 Clinger
Women. Do you ever run away from something that could be great when the guy is showing that he is SUPER into you? Do you ever feel pressured, or scared, and instantaneously think that you're not good ...
Sylvia Smith4 days ago
Love Advice - Fill Me with the Hope that I Have Lost in You
If are committed to your marriage but your spouse has betrayed your trust, staying together can feel like a living nightmare. Even if you're trying your hardest to forgive your spouse for hurting your...
This Is Why a Relationship Has to Be a Fair Game (So, You Don't F*ck it Up)
Let's face it, we can no longer think everything has to be black or white nowadays. We need to accept that anything in the world we live in is a gray area––and so are our relationships. Is it scary? F...
Delilah Jayde2 days ago
If You're Wondering Why You Suck at Dating, This Is Probably Why
The truth is: not everyone wants to flit from one person to the next for the rest of their lives. You're at that stage where you want to get serious, but every relationship you put effort into still s...
Audra Benee'3 days ago
Learning, Who You’re Dealing with
In all honesty, I am deeply wounded by the videos that I saw in your phone. In addition, the text messages from you; pursuing other women. I died a thousand deaths. In our past, I had never been faced...
Vince Shifflett2 days ago
What Is True Love?
What exactly is true love? Is it open to interpretation by each individual or is there only one definite definition for true love? There are of course many different types of love such as friendship l...
R. E. Delacroix2 days ago
Love Is a Contract
As I learned about the importance and the elements of a contract in my paralegal program, I delved into the meaning and the application of contracts in my daily life. A contact can be done orally, but...
macy darcie4 days ago
Finally
"You're too young to know what love means, you don't know what it's like to be in love." That's all I was told when I met you at 10 years old. Maybe it was true, maybe I didn't know what love was, may...
Yvonne Glasgow21 hours ago
An Empath's Manifesto
There are a few things I want to talk about on the subject of empathy. Empathy has turned into a buzzword, and people seem to be confused about what it is to be an empath.
We Don't Mean It but We're All Big Jerks
Not all of us can be saints. In fact, I think we're all jerks and we don't even realize how bad we are until we sit back and reflect on ourselves. We'll notice that we display an alarming amount of il...
A Blunt Letter to Entitled People
Entitled - verb (used with object), en•ti•tled, en•ti•tling. To give (a person or thing) a title, right, or claim to something; furnish with grounds for laying claim. What makes a person entitled? Wha...
Love. Rebel. Evolution
Being as I'm an observer throughout this whole situation that involves my roommate, his friend of six years, my roommate's ex, and I guess me to an extent, I'll try to keep a subjective opinion as pos...
Hailey Parks2 days ago
An Open Letter to My Ex: Thank You for Breaking Up with Me
After spending a lot of hours pitying myself for our breakup, I’ve realized a lot of things. Sure, we had a lot of wonderful times. You took me on beautiful hikes across the US, you stuck with me thro...
Lu Groblebe3 days ago
The Fine Line
When someone walks out of your life, there's a fine line between the people who are worth fighting for and the ones to let go of. We see a lot of quotes on social media about letting go of anyone who ...
Katie Gillispie16 days ago
For the Hurt, Broken Soul
Lately, a lot has been happening in my life. I wanted to share this story because I am hopeful that it will help someone, somewhere. I know that someone, somewhere has to be going through at least som...
Rick Beneteau20 days ago
Angels Abound!
It was the day before Cameron’s ninth birthday. I expected to hear an excited voice on the other end of the phone in Windsor, but there were only sobs and tears. Cameron’s classmate, Destiny, had died...
Rick Beneteaua month ago
My Big Fat Greek Encounter
Late again! My new doctor that is, who I met last year in the emergency ward after suffering a rather nasty concussion while curling. If you're not familiar with this winter sport, curling is akin to ...
Laura Romberger20 hours ago
10 Ways to Know It's a Healthy Friendship
“I will text you 50 times in a row and feel no shame. You’re my friend, you literally signed up for this.” I came across that quote the other day and I couldn’t help but immediately think of the frien...
Mikkie Mills2 days ago
Creating Positive Relationships
Choosing good people to have around you is very important for your overall growth as a person. It is important to keep people around that bring positive energy into your life. Even as an adult, choosi...
Opie Picken8 days ago
The Viking Beard Club
The Viking Beard club is a club that is typically targeted at those men with the facial fuzz! The beard/man mane. However, all sorts of facial hair welcome. The club is international and has a few set...
WatchMojo 19 days ago
Top 10 Movie Characters That Should Have Been Couples
We rooted, we cheered, we pleaded, but they still didn’t end up together. Welcome to MsMojo, and today we’re counting down our picks for the Top 10 Movie Characters That Should Have Been Couples. For this list, we’re looking at big screen characters that had great chemistry, but who weren’t endgame. They might have even been a couple for a while and it just didn’t work out. Since we’re giving away the endings, there will be huge spoilers up next. Consider yourself warned.
8 Signs that You've Met Your Soulmate
I’m sure we have all heard a friend exclaim: “I’ve met my soulmate!” (Insert eye roll here). But have you ever wondered what that really means? First off, I want to explain that a soulmate can be anyo...
Rowan Finleya month ago
INTJ Women Are Incredible!
If you have studied the MBTI personality types, then you will soon find that INTJ (Introvert, Intuitive, Thinking, Judging) women are both amazingly rare and also highly misunderstood. INTJ woman will...
Jody Holmana day ago
Weddings of the Newest Kind
When I stepped off the plane in Atlanta, Georgia after 20 years away, I was transported back to my childhood by the I’m-home-again smell of pine needles in the air—memories of fireflies and mason jars...
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Kyli Settles3 days ago
A Rant on Sexuality
Am I invisible? I'm judged by my sexuality, ignorant assumptions. By friends, by family. "You haven't been with enough girls." "You're going through a phase." "Experimentation is fine." "You shouldn't...
Jesheckah Lynn4 days ago
What It's Like to Marry a Man as a Lesbian
When I was 23 years old, I decided to make my rather conservative family happy and "settle down" with someone after a particularly bad breakup. What followed was an adventure in navigating not just my...
Daniel Marvel4 days ago
Recently Married Observations
Well. We did it. Somehow my wife and I have managed to make this marriage thing work for three months so far. Three exact months to the date. I say somehow as if it is some great challenge or task whe...
Stacked Against the Odds
Fighting for your long distance relationship
Paisley Hansen19 days ago
Activities for Newlyweds Not Quite Ready for Kids
Being a newlywed is one of the most exciting and fun times in life. Growing and learning with your partner is an interesting and special time, especially in the beginning of a new marriage. For newlyw...
Breakdown or Breakthrough
Hey there. How you doing? If this is your first time, welcome. If you happen to be here for another trip, welcome. I want to say how brave I think you are. It's an amazing journey and it's going to re...
Maria Vikse9 days ago
Losing Friends: Unexpected Ways on How Divorce Changed My Friendships
Some of the main negative energies which can steer a happy marriage towards a disaster like a divorce are anger, anxiety, miscommunication, jealousy, frustration, and misunderstandings. Once these neg...
Jennifer White20 days ago
The Broken Promise
Chapter 1: A Necessary Compromise I pushed my leg into the carpet and dredged up all my strength to propel myself forward at him. His towering form had turned, so I landed on his back, and I held my b...
Char Beard14 days ago
B.O.S.S.
“I wish I could be married to more than one woman at a time.” “Do you need a man to make more money than you?” “You should let me give you a baby. Every woman needs to have at least one child.” “Why h...
Book Review: Catherine Gray's 'The Unexpected Joy of Being Single'
Over half of 25-44 year olds are now single, thus making it the norm. However, single-shame is highly prevalent, with many worrying that they are the 'last ones left on the shelf' or 'all the good one...
Ayanda Mandlazia month ago
Single State of Mind
I think when I look back at my life, I have always been single. During my teen years, I befriended guys so I could figure them out so that I wouldn't be "played." I was obsessed with outsmarting boys;...
"Falling For You" (Pt.5)
A new day has come and Abby still remained tucked under the covers. The sunlight gracefully spills on the covers. A noisome tick and tacking sound repeatedly hit on her bedroom window. Abby groans in ...
"Falling For You" (Pt.4)
The loud beeping sound of the alarm clock has been on repeat for the past thirty minutes. Abby and her husband, Sam, still remain on their bed, seduced by sleep. She rested her head on Sam's chest. Bo...
Dakota Thomas 3 days ago
Short Story: Best Feeling at First Sight
It’s lunch time at Harftford high school and the cafeteria is crowded with loud hungry students. In the center of the circle tables, peppy junior Maya Lathel sits in her cheerleading uniform amongst t...
Bradford Chase23 days ago
How Ordinary People Survive in an Extraordinary World
Scanning through my Facebook feed the other day, I noticed a friend’s family out for the vacation of a lifetime. Smiling faces in selfies, historic scenery in the background. Admittedly, I found mysel...
The Party No One Came to
You know that nightmare where you host a party and no one turns up? Well, I’m pretty sure that nightmare started with a Facebook event invite. And before you feel sorry for me, don’t. I was being an a...
Courtney Lowrya month ago
Social Media is the Archive of Our Lives
Often when I scroll down my friends’ Instagram feeds, I get this sudden gut-wrenching regret. But not because of them, but because of me. At the bottom of their feeds lies posts from 2014 and beyond—a...