marriage

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

Jennifer King8 months ago
After Every Storm...
Honestly, where do I begin? My first post on here and there's so much to write, so much to say. I didn't want to start off with a sad post and talk about my feelings, like a diary. I didn't want to scare you guys off. I didn't want to be that person. So, let's start off with a love story and a positive outcome. The story starts with two people meeting. The woman thought it was just going to be a fling—nothing too serious. She was in love with someone she hadn't even met. (We'll save that story f...
Kate Lobel8 months ago
My Fairytale
I never thought a once upon a time would ever happen to me, but as a little girl I was anything but hopeful. Being lucky enough to live near Crescent Bay in Laguna Beach, I would wake up, look out the...
Amy Jourdan8 months ago
Marital Bliss
My husband and I have been together for nearly ten years. Being that I am 30, this means that I have been with him for a third of my life. People say the honeymoon phase wears off, and I am honestly s...
Jayden B8 months ago
Our Almost Happy Ending
Our story was far from perfect. But it was the best one I’ve ever experienced, so much so that I have to recall it just to believe it was true. It was a sunny day in June 2014. I was looking forward t...
Kembrah H8 months ago
My Husband Looks at Me a Lot
My husband looks at me a lot. I mean a lot. Especially when we are watching movies, whenever something serious or funny or even just at random times, he'll look at me to see my reaction I guess, or ma...
She Writes8 months ago
What's the Deal with Open Marriage?
Last weekend, while surfing through Netflix I came across a documentary called Explained, a new weekly docuseries launched by Vox to explain, hence the name, many things that leave us scratching our h...
Jodi Roberts8 months ago
Forever Love
Sitting in the bedside chair at the hospital he watches her sleep he recalls the first time he laid eyes on her. And not long after when he admitted to himself he had fallen in love with her. He had j...
Forever Charity 8 months ago
Yes I Know We're Young
Let just start with the fact that I have heard it all about being married. Yes, I know am only 19. Yes, I know that marriage is not a game and its something to take seriously. Yea I am very aware that...
Shenaya Chinoy9 months ago
An Unconventional Marriage
Yet Another Unconventional Marriage I love calling him my husband. I’ll find any excuse I can to throw it into a conversation on a daily basis. My husband needs to make an appointment. My husband aske...
Falling Dominoes
I'm not too sure exactly how I arrived at this place. Have you ever woken up one morning, and thought, how the fuck did I get here? Honestly, for us, it's been a series of unfortunate events. Like dom...
Kayla Pierce9 months ago
I Will Support My Husband's Passion
My husband has an ever-growing desire to become a photographer. Not just any photography, though. He LOVES every aspect of the art. He appreciates the angles, lighting, contrast, and anything else you...
Davin Paige9 months ago
To Marry or Not
At this point I wonder, is marriage the end goal or a bargaining chip in a relationship? I have always viewed it as the ultimate commitment and the best way of showing how dedicated you are to your pa...
halo 9 months ago
I Was the Other Woman...
It started in a truly innocent fashion. I got a friend request on Facebook from this really cute guy we'll call Dean for the sake of legalities. His (real) full name seemed kind of familiar, but it tu...
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Lena Bailey9 months ago
Being Involved With Married People
Recently, I heard a woman on the radio talking about how she was involved with a married man for three years. He had one kid and was a high powered professional in Atlanta. The problem was that he gav...
Drew Helton9 months ago
The First Year of Marriage
It's an old saying: "The First Year of Marriage is the hardest." It's said by a lot of well-meaning friends and loved ones, but is it really true? I'm about 9 months into marriage with my beautiful, t...
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Joy Foster9 months ago
Love at First Sight
I grew up on the story of love at first sight. No, it was not a Disney fairy tale that sat on a bookshelf. It was the story of my grandparents. I imagined and hoped that I would have a story like thei...
Jeannie McDaniel10 months ago
I Promised You Forever, but What Did You Promise Me?
You had decided that, after only a few short weeks of knowing me, you wanted to devote the rest of your life to me. I remember that day as if it happened yesterday. It came from nowhere. I received tw...
Maurice Bernier10 months ago
The Many Differences Between a Happily Married Man and Me
I just got off the phone with my best friend Bob today. He is a great guy. We chat about many things when we are on the phone. Even though he is in California and I am in New York, I can easily tell b...