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Love and Dating

Beware The Manic Pixie Dream Boyfriend

The Cut | Posted 09.15.2015 | Women
The Cut

The Manic Pixie Dream Boy: the self-mythologizing "free-spirited" dude who's determined to make your life magical, whether you want it or not.

Where the Wild Things Aren't

Josh Sabarra | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Josh Sabarra

These days, even finding an online hook-up takes too long.

Why No Good Ever Comes From Drunk Dialing

Al DeLuise | Posted 05.01.2015 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

We have all done it. After too many drinks we find ourselves doing what our sober selves would never do. We make that phone call to the one person in the world we know we should not be calling at two in the morning; the infamous drunk dial. It is the one mistake that we know in our hearts is a mistake even as we scroll through our contact list and press send.

Complete Me Dot Com

Tricia McCallum | Posted 03.25.2015 | Comedy
Tricia McCallum

In the Bronze Age, before Twitter and speed dating and online match-ups, men and women met each other one of two ways: at church, or via the newspaper classifieds.

6 Fantastic Cities For Single Retirees

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ashley Neglia | Posted 05.28.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Are you one of the 30 million Americans over 50 who's single and ready to mingle? These spots offer large single popu...

Why Long-Distance Relationships Never, Ever Work (Except When They Do)

Ben Michaelis, Ph.D. | Posted 04.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.

Long-distance relationships often masquerade as real relationships. They can be passionate, intense, and loving. But what they can't be is battle-tested.

I'm 44 And Single -- Here's What I Know About Love

Melanie Notkin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Melanie Notkin

There are good dates, bad dates and forgettable dates. And there are dates that feel ethereal. They are rare, rarer than a much desired sun shower on desert-hot day. And sometimes, they last just that long, just long enough for us to remember a connection with someone can exist.

What A Fortune Teller Got Right (And Wrong) About My Life

Sari Botton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Sari Botton

"Don't give up the apartment." It was my first of what would eventually add up to 10 yearly appointments with Terry, a psychic who was popular among media types. But, real estate advice was hardly what I wanted for my $150. No, I wanted Terry to tell me what most people go to psychics to hear: that there was love on the horizon.

4 Ways To Love Better

Brandy Engler | Posted 11.08.2013 | Women
Brandy Engler

Love dies. Love sucks. Unfortunately, this line of thinking leads to more alienation. But the truth is: it's not love's fault. Love is actually pretty stable. Love doesn't deceive us. It doesn't walk away or disappear for no reason. We do.

What Is Conscious Sexuality?

Brandy Engler | Posted 10.20.2013 | Women
Brandy Engler

Sex doesn't have a uniform significance for all or even for one across encounters and partners. It's an existentially amorphous act. Beyond the imperative to procreate, sex has no inherent meaning. We construct the meaning. This is what makes it interesting. It's fluid, and as we change, so does the allegory of our sex.

Ask Dating And Career Expert Nicole Williams A Question!

Posted 02.28.2013 | Home

Career expert Nicole Williams is dropping by Mondays With Marlo soon to answer all your questions on getting ahead in your career. This is your chance...

Dating Resolutions: 7 Characteristics Of A Conscious Relationship

Lisa Firestone | Posted 02.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Lisa Firestone

The reasons we fall in love may be a mystery, but the reasons we stay in love are far less elusive. That is why this New Year's, I propose making a few resolutions about what we look for in a romantic relationship.

Who Wants to Date a Billionaire?

Tiffany Ap | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Tiffany Ap

I was walking in Beijing when a woman called out, "Pretty girl, are you single?" She worked for a company called the Golden Bachelor Dating Agency, which finds matches for "high-caliber men."