social media

Social Media for modern lovers in the digital age.

My Tinder Experience
My girlfriend and I just recently moved to a new city. We lived there about three months and we still haven’t made any friends. The jobs we worked at didn’t really give us opportunity. We both worked ...
Apps for Long Distance Relationships
Most people have the luxury of dating locals, but not all of us have that luxury. Being in a long distance relationship is brutal, but thankfully, it's not as bad as it once was. There are now tons of...
How to Get People to Show Their True Colors
Facebook is my livelihood. No, that is not sarcasm or an exaggeration; the majority of my income comes from writing posts for small businesses. So, when people tell me that I should take a break from ...
Michelle Fa month ago
5 Benefits of Online Dating
In a time when McDonald’s isn’t fast enough for some people, it should come as no surprise that our grandmother’s ways of dating are slipping away. It seems that the general population is too caught u...
Payel Barman2 months ago
Keeping Up with Absolute Rubbish
Have you ever noticed how the pictures you want to stand out to someone, hardly ever do? Then something you post, random and effortless, will capture their attention? It’s the unstudied air of it I be...
Katrina Thornley2 months ago
John and Jane... and Social Media
Let's visit John and Jane again in their humble apartment. The two have been dating for four years and living together for one. They have known each other for a long amount of time, going to the same ...
Tasha .3 months ago
The Time I Got Catfished
A little disclaimer: I want to start this off by saying that I was not on the show Catfish, I did not write into them, and I have not met Nev or Max but this story is pretty much like watching the sho...
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Farha Khalidi4 months ago
People Are Burgers That I Don't Want to Eat
Am I asexual or angsty? I do not know. I wanted to make it clear from the start that reading this entry isn't going to be peering into the windows of the train ride of my mind, seeing how every experi...
Everyone Hates Rivas
I make no excuses and I speak for no one besides myself. I pull no punches and I look myself in the mirror yesterday and tomorrow. I've had to live like that, and I can't not at this point. It hasn't always been so successful and I haven't always liked or respected myself. Only Mitch Hedberg can judge me, and he hasn't been around for quite some time. At a certain point, I think we all decide who we're out here for. The lifestyle I've led in the past, I was always concerned with how other people...
Claire Raymond4 months ago
Online Dating: Is Someone Trying To Con Me?
Romance Fraud According to research conducted by the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau, in the UK alone, there were around 3,889 victims of online dating fraud last year, losing a combined total of £...
My Life
In my opinion, people like to think that they can have whatever they want but in reality that is not the truth. And I am going to tell you why! So recently, I have been dealing with this friend of min...
No Hate
So, I randomly clicked on a video on YouTube. It was a proposal video. A woman proposing to her longtime girlfriend. It was very sweet and very beautiful. Then I started to read the comments on the vi...
Claire Raymond5 months ago
Is Your Phone Ruining Your Relationship?
We have all heard at least one person we know say that they "couldn't live" without their phone. And whilst phones are very important for a lot of people, they could be doing more harm than good, part...
Lisa Comento5 months ago
Digital Dating: An Almost Love Story
Love is messy. Risky and amazing. By the time we reach our 30s and still dating we all have our battle wounds. The baggage becomes heavier. We seek someone to help us unpack that baggage and put it aw...
Caroline Egan5 months ago
Watch Your Language
An incident from the last few years: Soft. Fuzzy. Warm. Electricity running through every capillary. Dark orange lighting. Music. Muted speaking. "We should get breakfast in the morning," he garbles a...
Michael Thielmann5 months ago
Please Validate Me
I am shamelessly asking for love, validation, and the attention of strangers. At this very moment, I am attempting to fill an empty void within myself by writing absolute nonsense, hoping people will ...
Corey Paschall5 months ago
Instagram Can Have You Insta-Divorced!
By now, almost all of us are plugged into social media in some form or fashion. It’s a great way to not only stay connected to distant family and friends, but it’s also an excellent way to communicate...
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Edward Anderson6 months ago
Does Unfriending on Facebook Mean Unfriending In Real Life?
June is LGBT Pride month, even if the current resident of the White House won't recognize it. So it's fair to tell you that I am part of the community, I'll wait while you pick your jaws up off the fl...