I cried and I cried and I cried. I cried for FOUR HOURS…
I jumped into the unknown realm of saying yes to being
loved by someone who wasn’t my own family. I didn’t want crushes anymore.
The best case scenario if he’s straight? “I’m flattered, but I’m not into men.”
Crushes are like pink elephants. When you ignore them they just take up space in your living room (or bedroom).
Have you ever felt your feelings dissipate as soon as your crush expresses interest in you? Yeah, you’re not alone.
What’s the least bad approach to trying to find an honest-to-God friendship where a self-destructive crush used to live?
I feel incredibly lucky to have known, to still know, and/or to have obsessively loved each of these guys.
Dear John handles old love, friends with too much time on their hands, and crushes.
Ben Tanzer lets it all hang out when discussing the gritty underside of his first true love.
Ferrett Steinmetz talks about when it’s best to bare your soul, and when it’s best to keep your mouth shut.
She was 13 years-old when the sight of Mick Jagger first made Alyssa Royse tingle. And she’s been chasing the tingle ever since.
N.C. Harrison reflects on the sitcom Designing Women, from which he experienced his earliest crushes and also refined his oratorical style.
Trips, travel, secrets, love, discovery, beauty, disaster. What’s your family outing story?
When Andy Bodle’s first feelings of love were not returned in kind, he succumbed to desperation.
Andy Bodle finds a Muse in Lycra in the college lecture hall, and begins a campaign to win her affections.
When Ryan Bradley was suicidal, he thought he was alone. He was wrong.