Forget About Feelings, Real Love Is A Deliberate Choice

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Seth Adam Smith says real love transcends feelings to become an unconditional commitment to an imperfect person.

My Wife Told Me She Wants to Cheat: Here’s How I Feel

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When Elloa Atkinson confessed to the internet that she wanted to cheat on her husband, the internet went crazy. Here is her husband Nige’s side of the story.

3 Steps for Busy People to Create Success in Love

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“It was found that the men who ranked highest in terms of warm relationships averaged an annual earning of $114,000 more than those who appeared to have the least warm relationships during their highest earning years.”

12 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Strong When You Have a Child With Autism

12 Ways to Keep by Matthias Mueller

Parents of special needs children have special needs of their own, and keeping their marriage intact is one of them.

Sorry Folks, but Marriage is Work

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People would like to believe that once you find “The One” relationships stop being hard, but Mandy Brasher is here to remind us that’s not how life really works.

Speaking with the Language of Responsibility

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Aaron W. Voyles explores how we take responsibility for our commitments.

5 Things She Wants From You But Might Not Tell You

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Tor Constantino writes to every guy in a committed relationship who has ever wondered what she really wants.

15 Signs You’re In The Right Relationship

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How to tell you’ve got a good one, by James Michael Sama.

Dear Dedee, On Our 26th Anniversary

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“I didn’t even try to kiss you until our third date, in large measure because I was completely unconvinced someone like you would want to kiss someone like me.”

Calling Men for Submissions on Marriage and Commitment

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Men aren’t usually prominent in conversations about marriage and commitment. Join GMP in changing that.

My Queer Life: On Being Transgender and Married. Twice.

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Alex Myers married his wife twice. Once as part of a same-sex couple and again as an opposite-sex couple. Here’s what this taught him about marriage.

The 5 Ways Gay Married Men Are Turning Back the Wedding Clock

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David Toussaint supports marriage equality, but is disappointed with the attitude of some couples towards the thing they worked so hard for.

The Shock of Breaking Up

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Thomas Fiffer examines the earthquake that strikes when a relationship breaks apart, and the subtle, subterranean shifts that precede it.

Unsexy Things Necessary for Staying Committed

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Sorry, folks. Date nights and weekend escapes just won’t cut it. Staying together means getting down and dirty in other ways, too.

Open Letter to Sex Spreadsheet Husband on Reddit

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“Did you get a sense of where she was at already before introducing what was wanted next?”

Do You Want To Write, Or Do You Want To Be A Writer?

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Been dreaming of that great story you want to write? Maybe it’s time to stop dreaming and start writing.