marriage

Marriage is not so much a word as it is a sentence–a life sentence.

Walt Page2 years ago
Precious Memories That Never Fade
Fourteen years ago he heard the words he knew would come eventually. “We can't do anything more for her here in the hospital,” the Doctor told him. “Insurance will not continue to cover the costs, so ...
NIKKI LANDRY2 years ago
Here's What's Going On
This is a story about the reality of a relationship and a Tiffany bracelet. It’s been 7 months since I was given the bracelet, the very same one he first put on the right side of my wrist. Yesterday, ...
Claire Raymond2 years ago
10 Things You Should Never Say To Your Wife
It doesn't matter whether you're a man married to a woman, or a woman married to a woman, there are some things you should never say to your wife. For two reasons, one because it's rude and mean and t...
Claire Raymond2 years ago
How To Tell Whether Someone Is "The One"
People talk a lot about "the one" and how you "just know" if it's right, and all those other clichés. But sometimes you don't, sometimes you get it wrong because you're a human being! Sometimes you th...
Judy Mae2 years ago
5 Types of Roles a Man Seeks in His Partner
We are all actors in our lives, taking up different roles and characters depending on circumstances. You are definitely not the same person in front of your bosses, with your friends and when you are ...
Cheeky Minx2 years ago
Things Never to Say
In keeping with one of my more popular posts, What We Need to Hear: Friends & Family Guide to PMDD, it only goes to follow that there are some things that friends and family who want to be supportive ...
Emily Mariscal2 years ago
The Game
“If you could change one moment, would you?” A common question asked in various ways with millions of answers. There were many moments I wanted to change if I could. My childhood was the best it could...
L.B. Bryant2 years ago
Why I Purposely Trashed My OkCupid Profile
I first met my wife on OkCupid a little over six years ago. It was a very strange happenstance to be honest. She was just browsing around when she noticed a small thumbnail that featured a guy with lo...
Marlene Affeld2 years ago
Honey, We Need To Talk
By: Marlene Affeld Romantic relationships are one of life’s greatest sources of joy, happiness, and satisfaction, yet they can also be a source of incredible pain, sadness, and regret. Most of us grow...
The Interpolated Girl
For a very large portion of my life, I've felt like I'm just kind of here. Just existing. I've had this feeling for a while, but more recently, it's been hitting harder. It's hard for me to feel this ...
Damon Nailer2 years ago
The Wedding vs. the Marriage
It’s better to have a $30 wedding and a million dollar marriage than to have a million-dollar wedding and a $30 marriage. We see this all the time. Famous and wealthy people spend astronomical amounts...
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J.C. Marie2 years ago
Stop Telling Me I Can't Settle Down
I am the person who is in love and ready to settle down. I have people (gotta love polyamory baby) I love, who I want to marry. I know I love them, I know I want to be with them. So why do so many peo...
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J.C. Marie2 years ago
Moving Away From the Timeline
Dating is a practice that is often referred to as a timeline. You meet, you become friends, you ask each other on a date, you wait until the second or third date to kiss, you don't say I love you unti...
Susan McCord2 years ago
Dating Advice: Are You Too Judgmental or Too Picky?
How would you describe yourself in 3 sentences?
Halliday Nelson2 years ago
Beginning Again
My life has taken a drastic turn. That was not something I was expecting to happen again at the age of 28. For the past few years, I lived as a stay-at-home wife and mother. Now, my marriage is ending...
Rebecca Kroll2 years ago
The Last Rose
On their very first date in September 1958, He arrived promptly after seven. He was so nervous, spoke no words, Handed her a red rose so sweet, With a little note scribbled in pen. As she read the not...
Cheeky Minx2 years ago
Living with PMDD
When I married my husband, I didn’t realize that I had Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder or PMDD. In fact, I knew I had some kind of monthly dysphoria, but it was never as bad as it seemed to get once w...
Susan McCord2 years ago
Relationship Advice: Helping Women Get Over a Breakup Faster
In the video above Dear Sybersue discusses a topic that many women write to her about. They want to know how to get over a breakup a lot faster. Their self-esteem takes a beating and they can't seem to move on and feel good about themselves. In the post below Sybersue goes into more depth about breakups and why men seem to move on much quicker from a relationship than many women do, which allows them to bring happiness back into their lives at a faster rate. This often happens because some men d...