single

Whether you're solitary by choice or simply unlucky in love, being single is complicated.

Jane Smith4 months ago
Why Are You Single?
People often ask me why I am single. I am 47, attractive, intelligent, fun, a genuine nice person, have so much love to give so I understand the question. Why has no-one snapped me up already? I just ...
Alize Williams4 months ago
How to Spoil Yourself for Valentine's
Spoiling Yourself for Valentine's Valentine’s Day is no longer just for the couples and the besties—it's for yourself too. Even if you are with someone, make sure you spoil yourself. Last year when I ...
Anastasia Adams5 months ago
Reasons Not to Flip for Being Single in 2019
So you're going into the New Year single. Although being apart of a divine union is beautiful, some have not been as fortunate in this area. From being newly single or habitually running into the wron...
Jessica Skye5 months ago
Is There Life Out There?
I find myself 30-years-old, picking myself up after yet another failed relationship attempt, and realizing, in these moments, that my heart feels divided. There is a part of me, the part I am most fam...
Juliette Nelson5 months ago
Better Version
So, after being single for a few years, I am finally in a relationship (let the church say "Amen"). Since I have been in a relationship, my eyes have been further opened up to the different conversati...
Ashley Peterson5 months ago
The Single Gal User's Manual
We live in a society where people are expected to be coupled. There's a growing acceptance that the heterosexual married couple with kids isn't the only form that couplehood can take, but there are st...
Chinecia Ferrer6 months ago
First Kiss
I guess it's journal day! I know I shouldn't stress about my first kiss, and I'm really not, but is it really a big deal? No, right? I've told myself so many times that it's not a big deal, and it sho...
Morgan H6 months ago
Why I Stopped Using Dating Apps
If you ask me what my “ideal man” is, I’d give you my well polished answer “I’m looking for a strong, "Viking" type guy, tall, with tattoos and a beard." Until recently I didn’t realise I actually wan...
Ashley Peterson6 months ago
Too Curmudgeonly to Couple?
One of the Wiktionary definitions of curmudgeon is "an ill-tempered person full of stubborn ideas or opinions." According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, it's a "crusty, ill-tempered, and usually o...
Michael Thielmann6 months ago
Unrequited Love
This is a human experience that is very near and dear to my heart, particularly in recent months. I went through a difficult breakup with my partner of six years, who I still love and respect as a dear friend. I have to confess that my own lack of personal honesty and integrity were key factors as to why our romantic relationship did not ultimately flourish. After many months of soul-searching I realized that I was not truly in love with my partner. It was that simple, and yet I had not been hon...
Dbag Dating6 months ago
The Art of Dating: Paris vs. New York
When it comes to dating, Paris and New York are like two famous men: both come with reputations that precede them. On one side of the Atlantic we have have the elitist Frenchmen, self-proclaimed arden...
Michelle Schultz7 months ago
Being Single Is Horrible
Being a single is horrible. Not because being single is awful. Being single is an amusing and amazing time. It gives you the opportunity to relearn yourself and to determine who you want to be. Many h...
M F7 months ago
Why Being Single Isn't Bad
Everyone always talks about being single like it’s this horrible thing, but being single isn’t something that you should ever dread. It should be something that you welcome with arms open wide. I know...
My Truth 7 months ago
Being Single
6 Reasons Why Being Single Isn't so Bad
Yannick Taylor7 months ago
Single Is Okay
Single life is a unique experience. Being single can be fun, but it can also be annoying. Rest assured that although you are single it does not mean that you are miserable. Society has taught us that being single in your thirties indicates that you are miserable. This idea that being single in your thirties means that you are miserable is a farce and very unreasonable. This ideal has caused many of us that are in the 30 and over club to stress over finding the ideal mate and settling down before...
Maya Angelique7 months ago
Patrick
Last summer I met a boy. On an app. I think I might love him. After I had experienced some traumatic events, I went to stay with my friend from my sophomore year in high school. She lives in a one bed...
Theresa Louise8 months ago
Single Life in Your Early Twenties
I don't want to speak for everyone in their early twenties, but trying to figure out if you want to be in a relationship or not is a tough decision. It's a completely different decade than 40 years ag...
Rosie Leone8 months ago
Rosie Rambles #2
To be frank, I’m probably the most insecure bitch you’ll ever meet in your entire life. I avoid mirrors whenever I’m out because I don’t want to ruin my day by looking at myself, but I’m extremely con...