single

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

Danielle Grapes6 months ago
Forever Single
For some people, being single is the worst thing you can be. You're supposed to want to settle down, have kids, and do the whole white picket fence thing. And for many of us ladies, it almost feels li...
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Laura T6 months ago
'I'm Really Into You But...'
I'm 23 and the number of conversations I've had online with people I do not know probably surpassed the three-digit figure some time ago. Hundreds of matches and meaningless conversations later, I fin...
Erika Farrah6 months ago
Pretty But Lonely
This particular entry is about the world I have personally lived in. While I do not hide my personal life, I do not often share it either. Why? Because there are things that aren't meant to be spoken,...
Aris Robinson6 months ago
First Dates
First dates are the pinnacle of the start of a relationship. They are either a painful shortcut to the end, or the opening to a great beginning. This also means that during the first date there is a l...
hpth.nxrwhal :)6 months ago
Homecoming Proposal Gone Wrong
I had been texting this boy that I knew since middle school and we were pretty close friends. I had been crushing on him since my eighth grade year of junior high and I was aware of the fact that he h...
hpth.nxrwhal :)6 months ago
My Crush's Sister Didn't like Me?
During my freshman year of high school, I met this guy who we'll call Joseph. He was a really nice person who I was able to befriend because we had mutual friends. Before I knew it, I began to have a ...
Nandan Das6 months ago
3 Benefits of Being Single
There's a stigma in our society around being single, as if one is incomplete without a partner. It's often met with a kind of sympathy that suggests there's something terribly wrong with it, and subco...
Lily Prothero7 months ago
Single Lyf
Being a 21-year-old basic white girl who is more single than a Pringle, naturally, I am on Tinder. Here is my ultimate guide to Tinder boys from a straight and female perspective, who to stay away fro...
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René DuKanth7 months ago
I Have Forgotten What It Means to Love Myself
When it comes to the subject of men I’ve found myself incomprehensibly inept. Must come with the territory of so-called “daddy issues.” Where others seem to excel, I remain a floundering fish out of w...
M R Britton7 months ago
On Loneliness
I am tired. The night seems to come so early and the cold seeps through the floors. Two cats are my company, but I am alone. I don’t know why those words seem to sting. Perhaps I am still too new to c...
Jerrica 7 months ago
The Ultimate Uber Experience
Welcome to 2018, where at the touch of your finger, you can hail a ride from a complete stranger. That stranger is me. I was driving for Uber in my spare time, mainly for entertainment, but the extra ...
Dionna Foster7 months ago
Put Me First
So, today was an alright day. Yesterday, I got stood up by a guy whom I love. As a result, today was kind of hard. I've noticed that every time I love a guy, I always get hurt. Only, when I get hurt i...
Connor Christine7 months ago
Now It's My Turn
All throughout school, I had a friend who I trusted with everything. I still do. He was the one person that I knew I could always call or text when I wasn't feeling myself and just needed someone to l...
My Life7 months ago
What Do You Do When You Don't Know How to Date
I'm going on two decades now, and I've never been kissed. What a life. The problem that arises now is that I don't know how to date. I've lived so much of my life now without ever having a partner tha...
Verona Jones8 months ago
Yes, I'm Single and No I'm Not a Man Hater
I absolutely love it! I do not know how many times I've heard the speculation on why I'm still single. The major line of thinking is that I must be a man hater. I'm not. I was married...once. I was ma...
Maurice Bernier8 months ago
Am I That Hideous and Repulsive?
It seems that whenever I need to think or clear my head, the best thing for me to do is hop in my car and just drive aimlessly. By that, I meant that I don't have any particular destination, but I wou...
Ally G8 months ago
The "Look"
I doubt anyone on this site would care for a story such as this (because it's more of my real life feelings for some dude). And I'm not really writing this for the money or the views, I just need to g...
Maurice Bernier8 months ago
Married Couples Are So Lucky!
As I am writing this, I am looking at the royal wedding of Prince Harry and his beautiful bride Princess Meghan. All the media has prepared and televised the event. I can clearly see that both bride a...