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

Yvonne Glasgow2 years ago
Five Tips for Dating a Musician
The musician I am currently dating isn’t the first musician I ever dated, but I intend for him to be the last. Not because I wouldn’t date a musician again, but because I finally found a good guy. Thi...
Rachel Lesch2 years ago
Retribution: Chapter 19
It was a rainy afternoon and Charles saw nothing better than to take a nap. The air in the bedroom was warm, dry, and heavy. Adèle was taking a bath in the bathroom off of the bedroom and chattering o...
Duece Confucius2 years ago
7 Ways To Know You're Toxic
I'm just going to go ahead and say it. Recognizing our own toxicity can be challenging. Sometimes we don't really have the vantage point to see, and sometimes we just keep turning our head because we ...
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Jodi Bunch2 years ago
Empty Eyes
I stared in the mirror of my bedroom. I was absolutely disgusted with myself. Maybe because everyone else was disgusted with me? Me and my empty, black eyes. Black all the way to the middle where they...
Uncle Johnny?
Dating as a millennial is like trying to find colors in a black in white film; frustrating and pretty impossible. Typically, you have three options: You can download Tinder, POF, OkCupid, and every ot...
Rachel Lesch2 years ago
Retribution: Chapter 18
The chill of autumn came unexpectedly at the beginning of October after the unseasonably summery weather they had received that September. It was only then that people noticed the leaves changing colo...
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Pen Princess2 years ago
How To Make Long Distance Work
Long distance relationships are hard, but despite what everyone says they are not impossible. I am the proof. In fact, with all of the negatives that people had put in my head in the months leading up...
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Helen Kirkby2 years ago
Age Gaps in Relationships
Let's get right down to it: how important is an age gap in a relationship? The answer can either be simple or quite complicated and like all matters of the heart, it will ultimately depend on the indi...
Gregory Eze2 years ago
Internet Dating
Internet dating is now a very competitive business. In this "jet" age, people always seem to be in a rush and everything is fast-moving. You get this impression when you see the ads on the TV—instant ...
Raven Aurora2 years ago
Has Class Gone Out of Style?
You've heard it before: both men and women profess to want a partner who carries themselves with classy confidence. For men, this translates to the type of woman who dresses in a way that shows off he...
Chloe Ramos2 years ago
Meeting Ferris Bueller
I’ve always wanted to be a part of a teen coming of age movie. The high school drama, parties, makeovers, the relatable teen angst, romantic gestures that are a little too grand to be believably conce...
Rachel Lesch2 years ago
Retribution: Chapter 17
Marianne had been told to go to Tante Catharine's instead when she made her Sunday visits that week. Tante Catharine was having a dinner party to welcome back Edmond and Mathilde, who had decided to r...
T. Chevonne2 years ago
How I Chose Spirituality
In 2014 I met my twin flame. I can remember the first time I ever saw him like it was yesterday, & the event happened three years ago. I was four months out of a relationship with a karmic partner. Th...
Rachel Lesch2 years ago
Retribution: Chapter 16
The last few days of August blurred into the first few days of September. On these days, the sun rose behind a cloud of reddish mist to greet dusty and oppressively hot days. Heat waves could be seen ...
How to Argue Without Losing Your Cool
Learning the art of arguing wisely is something that people need to do before they get into a long term relationship. Without being able to argue in a calm, effective, and assertive manner, the chance...
Storm Writer2 years ago
OMG His Eyes!
It was the summer of '82. A fairly normal time for a thirteen-year-old girl. So many things to see and so much stuff to do! Yet again the parents had moved me to another travel trailer park. More adve...
Signs He Has A Side Chick
One of the saddest aspects of our current dating scene is the commonplace existence of a man who openly admits he has a side chick. Only 20 years ago, men actually used to be loyal and used to look do...
Rachel Lesch2 years ago
Retribution: Chapter 15
One evening in the beginning of August, Augustin took a walk in the Jardin du Luxembourg. The weather was very hot and he went over to a basin to drizzle cupped handfuls of water on his head. To furth...