Why connecting on the social media site feels like a constant affirmation.
Alejandro Flores was an insulting and emotionally abusive partner to the person he most loved. He reflects back on the darkness of those times, and on the light ahead.
People seem to automatically assume that being alone is the same thing as being lonely. For Allan Mott, this simply isn’t true.
Survivors of sexual abuse can’t simply flip the shame button to the off position. If only it were that easy…
Graham Phoenix explores the difference between loneliness and aloneness, and discovers how dependency can destroy a relationship.
In this touching, relatable poem, Jessica Server offers some sympathy to those boys whose “deep phobia of dancing” keeps them from getting close to the women they pine after.
Jeff Oaks evokes the late-night loneliness of television in a dark room, and the sense that something has been lost.
Not sure how to succeed in the single life? James Michael Sama has a few tips for you.
Using the challenging yet intensely musical ghazal form, Scott Wiggerman takes us inside the mind of a man questioning his relationship.
It might be useful to make an actual list. Then it might be useful to get rid of everything not on the list.
You’ve been there… you probably know it well.
Will it ever be safe to be an ethnic minority in a big US city or are we doomed to senseless police brutality for decades to come?
Singer and songwriter Ric Elias was in seat 1D on the U.S. Airways plane that belly-flopped into the Hudson. As the moment of truth approached, he remembered his most important job in life.
Zat Baraka learned the hard way that men often have no clue how to respectfully interact with women about their menstrual cycles.
Multi-tasking can lead to doing everything but what you intended. So how about single-tasking?
“If you can create a teamwork attitude towards meeting your common needs, there is the potential to strengthen your connection and save your relationship,” explains psychologist Sandy Peace.
Doyin Richards discusses his evolving life, his plans for the future, and shows us just how amazing and important change can be.
Report suggests ages 13-24 are higher risk periods for HIV infections
What would you do if you met the grim reaper face-to-face? If you’re Jackie Summers, you decide to pay very very close attention.
Charles Orlando calls out the folks who say that some guys are just born cheaters who can’t help themselves.
Thomas Fiffer shares a single, simple pitfall that happy people avoid.
Bob Marrow could not talk about his son’s death for 25 years.