Relationships

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I'll Keep You Safe, Mom

I stood in the hallway and tentatively pushed the bathroom door open, holding my breath as I peered into the darkness, waiting for it to bump into Read...
Sam Milam    |   06.19.18   |   SHARE
Long Reads
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Take The Cake: Here’s A Blank Invoice For Your Fat Girl Emotional Labor 

Fat girl trauma, brown girl trauma, sexist trauma, class trauma. It’s time to start seeing our gifts, or handout an invoice for fat girl emotional Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   06.14.18   |   SHARE
Bodies
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The Difference Between High Standards And Unrealistic Expectations In Your Relationship

How can I know the difference between having high standards and unrealistic expectations in relationships? Where do I draw the line? Read...
Katherine Agranovich of Your Tango    |   06.8.18   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
My husband is mad that I don't want to watch porn. (Artwork: Tess Emily Rodriguez)

Ask Erin: My Husband Is Mad That I Don’t Want To Watch Porn With Him 

I have been with my husband for years. Porn has never been an issue. One night we watched it and now my husband is mad that I don't want to watch Read...
Erin Khar   |   06.6.18   |   SHARE
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When Divorce Breaks Up Friendships, Too

Why is it that when the fairy tale ends, people friendly with both parties so rarely maintain both connections? Divorce breaks up friendships, and Read...
Amy L. Freeman    |   06.4.18   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
Yes, men, even woke men, still say the most unbelievable things to us in bed.

Things Men Need To Stop Saying To Women In Bed

Yes, men, even woke men, still say the most unbelievable things to us in bed and most of the time, we don’t say anything back. Read...
Kerry Neville    |   06.4.18   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
Being a sex addict with Asperger’s might sound pretty out there. But it’s not that unusual, especially for women.

I'm At The End Of The Line With My Sex Addiction

Being a sex addict with Asperger’s might sound out there. But it’s not that unusual, especially for women. I'm at the end of the line with my sex Read...
Gwendolyn Kansen    |   05.29.18   |   SHARE
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Why You Need To Stop Talking About Your Relationship

Is it possible that talking about your relationship less could actually be the key to making it better? Sometimes, stop talking and just let Read...
Elizabeth Laura Nelson of SHESAID    |   05.23.18   |   SHARE
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