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Mandie F17 minutes ago
I'm Sorry I Never Told You
I’m sorry I never told you… How much I loved your smile. How it made me melt every time I saw it. Every time you smiled at me. How seeing your face was the best part of my day. How I never could have ...
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H G37 minutes ago
The Girlfriend Experience
The Beginning. Female singledom—definitely not a word, but I'm going with it. Currently in London the percentage of single, unattached human beings apparently stands at 51%. That means that at least h...
Kimberly Alcorn44 minutes ago
Don't Look Back
"We have to end this," I said, looking out the window. My breath fogged the glass, marking the barrier between myself and the frigid winter night beyond. "No, please don't. You can't be serious," he s...
Angela Smatana17 hours ago
Why a Break Won’t Break Me
I’ll admit that in the last few days, I have spent most of my alone time sobbing and my time in public trying not to. Then, one day it stopped. I had realized that just like you needed a break to bett...
kristen weigand18 hours ago
It All Boils Down to This
Sometimes I become frustrated, sad, lonely, uneasy, impatient, antsy, scared, and ready to self-sabotage. Those are the times that I stand back and really look at her. I take all of her in to the exte...
Soon So19 hours ago
Head First Into Toxic Waste
Toxic love has victimized many people in different forms. Like many who have experienced toxic love with another knows the tragedy that comes along with it. Toxic love forms a bubble that cascades the...
Misconceptions About Lesbian Relationships
There are many misconceptions that straight people have about the way LGBTQIA love works. I ought to know, I'm proudly pansexual and have dated every gender out there. Few kinds of relationships spark...
Chronicles of a Weirdo Magnet
It is a rare and beautiful occasion when venturing out into the mysterious and unpredictable world that your eyes meet with a complete stranger and the two of you know immediately that you are both th...
Lingering Effects for Houston's Flooded — Trauma, Grief, and Loss
As you have no doubt heard, thanks to 24-hour-a-day news coverage at the time, the city of Houston suffered the most catastrophic rainfall recorded in United States' history this past August—the resul...
Jessica L22 days ago
The Unconventionally Typical Story of How I Met My Fiancé
With technology evolving at such a rapid pace, and its large role it plays in our daily lives, it is no surprise to find that it has also changed the way we conduct our relationships. Everyone connect...
Uldouz Wallacea month ago
Noel Leon and Uldouz Wallace Answer All Your Questions
Noel and I collaborate a lot on Instagram - we laugh, we pose, and then we laugh some more! We get interviewed a lot, so we decided to ask each other some tough questions: what our love lives are like...
The Trans Awakening
This story is a pretty deep one filled with confusion and emotion. It’s a story of a girl who didn’t know she was a girl until she was an adult man. This is a story of a 25-year-old woman born and rai...
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?
Second Chance at Love
From breaking up after 3 years to divorcing after 50; we're here to tell you that you can love again.
Angela Bullard4 days ago
Me, as a Part of the Problem
It is always easy to blame a broken heart on someone else. What they did or did not do or say. Nitpicking every detail of what you now find to be wrong with the person who left you with a heart broken...
Zoe WOODRUFF5 days ago
Eve
Her name was Lola. She was a Showgirl. No, I'm joking. She was nothing more than a girl whose soul flourished with laughter and thrived off love. But she was lonely. She was sad. She was single and al...
Miss. J5 days ago
Six Things I've Learned From Being in a Seven Year Relationship
I’ve been in a relationship for seven years, and in March it will be eight years. No, we aren’t married, but yes we do plan on getting married. As of when, well that’s a good question. We aren’t sure ...
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H G37 minutes ago
The Girlfriend Experience
The Beginning. Female singledom—definitely not a word, but I'm going with it. Currently in London the percentage of single, unattached human beings apparently stands at 51%. That means that at least h...
Soon So19 hours ago
Head First Into Toxic Waste
Toxic love has victimized many people in different forms. Like many who have experienced toxic love with another knows the tragedy that comes along with it. Toxic love forms a bubble that cascades the...
Dr. Harmon Love20 hours ago
How to Overcome Insecurities When Dating as a Guy
Take it from me, when dating as a guy, it can be a complete crapshoot. As somebody who has dabbled in spur of the moment conversation and the online dating scene (with varying success for both), it is...
kristen weigand18 hours ago
It All Boils Down to This
Sometimes I become frustrated, sad, lonely, uneasy, impatient, antsy, scared, and ready to self-sabotage. Those are the times that I stand back and really look at her. I take all of her in to the exte...
Morgan Binnie2 days ago
Why Me?
Another question I constantly ask myself is: why me? Why do I have to feel the way I do? Why can't my mind take control over the pain so that I can be happy again? I don't even remember what it's like...
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Jane Smith3 days ago
The One That Got Away
Sometimes I miss you; all of the late night phone conversations, great sex, and the happy times come flooding back into my head every once in a while. It makes me smile. These thoughts will pop into m...
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Jay 21 hours ago
Fake It To Make It?
High school is a real-time la la land you just can’t get out of. You have a test today, whoops guess what, a 5 peg essay due tomorrow! But besides the work, you have friends, boyfriends/girlfriends, c...
Matt Catesa day ago
The Lovable Bee
A man sat on his balcony and gazed out at the wavy blue sea in front of him. He smiled and whispered, “I love you, sea.” The sea waved at the man, and for the first time ever, the sea spoke! “You love...
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Nicole Leary6 days ago
Obsession
He stares at her, watching. His eyes follow each movement, absorbing her desires, breathing in her sweet innocence. He wants it; he needs it; he needs her. He was naïve before, much too lax. He had al...
Mandie F17 minutes ago
I'm Sorry I Never Told You
I’m sorry I never told you… How much I loved your smile. How it made me melt every time I saw it. Every time you smiled at me. How seeing your face was the best part of my day. How I never could have ...
Kimberly Alcorn44 minutes ago
Don't Look Back
"We have to end this," I said, looking out the window. My breath fogged the glass, marking the barrier between myself and the frigid winter night beyond. "No, please don't. You can't be serious," he s...
Angela Smatana17 hours ago
Why a Break Won’t Break Me
I’ll admit that in the last few days, I have spent most of my alone time sobbing and my time in public trying not to. Then, one day it stopped. I had realized that just like you needed a break to bett...
Claire Rowlands7 days ago
Traditionally Nontraditional
My life story is a wild ride and I'm sure I'll end up writing about more of it in the future, but right now, this is the story of me - circa 2017. Let's start at the beginning, I met my current partne...
Rosalie .9 days ago
Leaving Toxic Friendships
Boy, do I have a story. For the sake of this article or whatever you want to call it, I’ll be changing the name of the person I’m talking about because, you know, privacy reasons. My cousin Tina and I...
Susan Milota12 days ago
My Story
Let me start off by introducing myself. My name is Susan. I'm a 19 year old girl who is currently living in the Holy City. I was born November 27, 1997 on a Thanksgiving morning. I'm adopted into a wo...
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Danni Scalia3 days ago
Breaking Free of the Mold
Sarah pushed open her door and rushed inside. A thick layer of clothes covered the floor. She was looking for one thing, her high heels. She was going out with her group and was running late… as usual...
Sarah James4 days ago
Men and Women Are Never JUST Friends, Right?
It's a familiar "rule" that we've all been told at one point or another, either by friends or family or even our partners; "You can't just be friends with him/her, there's obviously something going on...
Adina Birbeck5 days ago
Untangling Yourself from Toxic Friendships
Wondering if you are dealing with a toxic friendship? Truth be told, so have I, unfortunately. But here I am to offer you help for this kind of thing so that you can nip it in the bud where it is and ...
Arlesha Jeméllea month ago
How Will I Know He Loves Me?
Wouldn’t life be so much simpler if you could read minds like Professor X from the X-Men? Especially if the mind you could read was your man’s mind? With that superpower, you could see for sure how he...
Danielle Banner2 months ago
21 "No Reason" Gifts Just To Show Her You Care
There's something about falling in love with the right person that makes you want to pamper them — even if it's not Valentine's Day. Gifts that are "just because" don't have to be super-romantic; they...
Ashley Davison2 months ago
Overlooked Clues: Cheating Partners
Cheating is one of the most hurtful experiences that a person can go through. When we begin to suspect that our partner may be unfaithful, we often can miss some really important clues that are major ...
Andrew Hoang2 days ago
What I Learned from Being a LGBT+ Artist
When I started drawing webcomics I never thought about how they could affect me. I just wanted to draw and make people smile, but recently I posted a comic about being polysexual called "Twitterpated....
Misconceptions About Lesbian Relationships
There are many misconceptions that straight people have about the way LGBTQIA love works. I ought to know, I'm proudly pansexual and have dated every gender out there. Few kinds of relationships spark...
Em Trevino8 days ago
Pronouns
Pronouns are an interesting thing, especially when it comes to gender. Every one of us is given a set of pronouns from the minute we are conceived. From she/her to he/him, the problem with these is th...
Claire Rowlands7 days ago
Traditionally Nontraditional
My life story is a wild ride and I'm sure I'll end up writing about more of it in the future, but right now, this is the story of me - circa 2017. Let's start at the beginning, I met my current partne...
Man pearson15 days ago
Baby Marriage
Do you look around you and realize that there are so many people getting married? Or having honeymoon babies? And can't shake the fact that they just graduated high school a year ago? In psychology th...
Tarin Campanella17 days ago
I Met My Husband in First Grade
I mean, obviously, we didn't get married at six years old. I did have a crush on him, though. I distinctly remember writing down a "List of Cute Boys" when I was in first grade. Joe's name was number ...
Syrenna K3 days ago
Getting Divorced as a Millennial
Never in my dreams did I expect to get divorced at the ripe age of 26. Yep, on the cusp and beginning of my adult life, I filed for divorce. I wasn't married for just one or even three years. This was...
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Erin Misenar10 days ago
Paint Color Can't Erase Me
Dear New Wife, I was shocked when you chose to move into my old home. I realize that you thought you won when I divorced my husband, but I didn't want to be married to someone who cheated on their wif...
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Erin Misenar12 days ago
Left in Sausalito, California
Many years back, I took a trip to San Francisco with my husband. He had a conference in town, so we decided to enjoy a trip. He had told me earlier that he was depressed, so my goal for this trip was ...
Jen G7 days ago
Spinster Life
So, as a thirty four year old, unmarried (strong, independent) woman, I have had some interesting conversations with people who assume I am the last and most lonely single person to have ever lived. T...
Things I Learned About Relationships from Being Single
Being single is amazing. Of course, being in a relationship is great, too. So great... But the single life is honestly the best life. You become an independent human being who isn't strapped down to j...
Michelle F16 days ago
Being Single in 2017
Everyone seems to be following an unseen biological clock, especially with the quick pace of today’s society. Although we are getting physically older by age in number, we are also still developing in...
Jayson Rich3 days ago
Stranger on a Bus
A Guy is on a bus, the same bus he rides at the same time to the same place from the same place while in the same seat just like he does every day. He's listening to music on his headphones while he h...
Jennifer Rubey4 days ago
Memoirs of a Depressed Girl Part One
hen I was seventeen years old, I tried killing myself. Only my family and a few close friends know my secret. It's not something I like to share. That particular time in my life was in all honesty, he...
Rachel Lesch4 days ago
Retribution: Chapter 33
Marianne sat in front of the mirror in Hélène’s bedroom while Hélène arranged her hair. The morning before, she had washed it using egg yolks and then sat outside in the sun to let it dry. Lemon juice...