dating

All about dating. First dates, three years into a relationship, Tinder, and more.

Sasha Konikovo2 months ago
11 Things No One Tells You About Being a Swinger
The night my partner proposed to me, he made out with a green-haired girl wearing a loincloth. People balked and got worried about how I'd react, but I didn't bat an eye. Actually, I had just finished...
ASHLEY SMITH2 months ago
Finding the One
So the saying goes, there is someone for everyone. The problem is finding them and what you need to get through on the way. The first relationship might not be the one, maybe not the second. In fact, ...
Ronnstah Ella2 months ago
Netflix & Chill
The alarm on her phone went off at six in the morning. She rolled over to turn off her alarm. As she held her phone in her hand, she scrolled through the notifications on her lock screen. Nothing appe...
Tessa Luna2 months ago
Tinder Dos, Don'ts, and How the Heck Do People Think That Works
I feel like I have to preface this by saying I'm no Tinder expert, but since I started using the app a little over a year ago, it has brought so many amazing people into my life. Because of apps like ...
Paulina Pachel2 months ago
The Truth About Tinder Dating
Spring is in the air and rooftop season is upon us. If you’re from Chicago or any metropolitan city with beautiful skyscrapers and overly priced gin tonics, you’re in for a treat. Because this is also...
Online Dating Safety Tips
Online dating sites and apps are becoming an increasingly common method of finding a romantic partner these days. Online dating used to come with a stigma, and people would often try and hide it that ...
'Why Won’t Women Date Me?'
I remember the last time I stepped in vomit. I didn’t realize I did it at first. But then, slowly, I started to smell something funky in the area. I decided to walk around, to get away from the stink....
Hannah Payne2 months ago
I'm Not Sure What You Want to Hear
Dear Other Human, I thank you for your interest in dating me but there are things you must know before we continue. To begin, there is no guarantee I will agree to anything romantic. By romantic I mea...
S C2 months ago
The Fun of (Tipsy) Online Dating
It has occurred to me that many people take online dating very seriously. Not only is it a way to get a free meal or a drink (sorry men), women use it as a religion. Women that are truly searching for...
Dalila Abdelkhalek2 months ago
The Shortest, Yet Greatest, Love Story of All Time
I was working for a pub-crawl in Croatia, flyer posting during the day and partying during the night. It was my day off when two of my friends and I decided to stroll around town. I first saw him in a...
Dalila Abdelkhalek2 months ago
Inner Peace
I was texting this guy I met on a bus from Bristol to Portsmouth. I only saw him once, for no more than three hours, but with the use of technology still had an opportunity to get to know him. Saying ...
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Tobias Gillot2 months ago
5 Activities Couples Can Learn Together
Studies indicate that participating in “novel and arousing” activities is part of what keeps couples’ relationships strong. In fact, the couples studied reported more relationship satisfaction right a...
Annie Curran2 months ago
The Downsides to Relationships
Relationships are great, most of us know. Being in love is a great thing, but sometimes it can take over you. You start prioritising your partner over your friends and/or family, and you might not eve...
What to Say to Her...
Early first semester, thoughts of talking to any girl, still blurry. The weather was cloudy after lunchtime, and fortunately me and my Tswana friend Donald were done attending for the day. There came ...
Boipelo Adrian2 months ago
No, I'm Not Dating Him so My Kids Can Have Curly Hair
Arriving at the till in any store is a little different for me, especially when I am with him. Amidst deciding whether or not I want a “plestik” I make other calculative decisions as to whether or not...
Nat Z.2 months ago
Girl Talk
I previously left off with my lunch date with Eli... After I questioned his age and not really pushing it, even though I wasn't sure he was being completely honest, we continued to have interesting co...
'I Overthink Your Punctuation Use'
There's a reason why so many people can relate when Lorde sings, "I overthink your punctuation use" in The Louvre. We can be prone to ruminate and overanalyze silly things, particularly in the early s...
Emily White2 months ago
How Millennials Easily Cheat—and Get Caught, Too
When caught, most cheaters come up with the perfect excuses. But a study reveals that there are two main reasons millennials cheat on their partners: Interdependence and need for independence. The Uni...