15 Secrets of Really Persuasive People

5 Secrets by Colby Stopa

You know those people who can convince anyone of almost anything? Dr. Travis Bradberry shows you how you can be one, too.

10 Intimacy Breaking Behaviors That Will Make Your Life Hell

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Why do men and women dive into relationship, then do everything to avoid intimacy?

How Science Has Failed Us in Relationships

How Science by Glen Edelson

When it comes to relationships, the scientific method is a bust. Quentin Hafner has an alternative.

Men Aren’t Stupid and Women Aren’t Crazy

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If we want men to stop playing the “crazy” card and expect women to stop implying that men are stupid, we have to relinquish the power we’ve held in our respective gender roles.

7 Secrets Of A Successful Relationship

Pay attention to your partner

Looking over his relationships, Steven Lake distills the elements that encourage lasting success. And it isn’t alcohol.

How You Know It’s Toxic Love

How You Know by David Sim

The difference between healthy and toxic love isn’t always obvious, but Thomas Fiffer makes it clear.

How To Stop Any Argument In Its Tracks (Yes, Really)

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Jordan Gray says that all arguments can be diffused… you just have to know what to do.

10 Tips For Fighting Fair(ly)

Fighting with Love

Steven Lake examines practical ways of being that help in managing conflict with your partner. Not always easy, but well worth it.

Misogynistic Commenters Attacked A Female Video Game Critic. Here’s Why Some of Them Should Have Been Silenced

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“If there was a push to block trolls and their commentary, you would deny them their voice and reduce their opinions to irrelevance,” writes Angelus Morningstar.

When is Enough, Enough?

Enough is Enough

How do you face the reality in what was to be forever, ending?

Portrait of Jealousy: A Man Accused

Portrait of Jealousy by Terry Moore

Did this man’s roving eyes really ruin the picnic outing, or was it his wife’s jealous nature?

Why Couples Fight: The Real Cause of Conflict

Why Couples Fight by Tambako

All couples disagree, most argue, and some slug it out with words day after day. Thomas Fiffer reveals the real source of discord, how it escalates to conflict, and how to stop it from derailing your relationship.

Boredom Is A Choice

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A young man suggests that a table’s boring and there’s nothing he can do about it.

Red Herrings: They’re Just Like Hitler

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A red herring isn’t a fish, but rather the stinkiest method to blow a discussion off course.

A Letter to My Wife: Please See Your Behavior As I Do and Our Children Do

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“If our children had only the words we speak to each other, to describe our relationship, what would they say about us?”  —   My love, I know you love me and today especially I appreciate that we usually connect in lots of little ways that remind us of our love and our care for […]

Conversation Hack: Speaking of I

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Gregory Jaquet shares useful tricks that can help improve relationships through more peaceful conversations.