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Stanley Ely | Posted 07.12.2014 | Fifty
Stanley Ely

What once may have sounded undesirable or even pitiable is now commonplace and not exceptional -- and not just in big cities.

Why Sometimes It's Better To Date Yourself

Unwritten | Posted 07.12.2014 | Women
Unwritten

The movie Jerry McGuire has done a disservice to humankind everywhere for nearly two decades with the famous line: "You. Complete. Me." This line perpetuates the lie of "The Gap." Nobody completes us. We are already complete. I am already complete.

11 Things You Can Look Forward To About Single Life

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 04.30.2014 | Divorce

For reasons that are utterly beyond us, single life gets bad rap. But don't let its ragged-upon reputation fool you: Being single is not all crippling...

If You've Ever Hit On Someone And Failed, This Video Is For You

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 05.01.2014 | Divorce

If you've ever found yourself sweating profusely, mumbling incoherent sentences or making weird dad jokes in the presence of the opposite sex, then yo...

Why I've Decided To Remain Single

Stanley Ely | Posted 07.01.2014 | Fifty
Stanley Ely

Statistics point to single people filling more of the population today than ever, so many that I wrote a book about a dozen of them.

Here's Why You Shouldn't Rush Into Marriage

Posted 04.21.2014 | Divorce

By Terry Gaspard for DivorcedMoms.com As wedding season approaches, it strikes me that considering the reasons why not to rush into marriage is tim...

Me Flying Super First Class with Ray Liotta

Nina Camp | Posted 06.14.2014 | Comedy
Nina Camp

Hi! Sorry. A little warning: I drank a big bottle of Evian before I went through security. I finished the whole thing so they wouldn't make me throw i...

19 Reasons You're Still Hopelessly Single

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 04.10.2014 | Divorce

Are you so perplexed by the sad, sorry state of your love life that following advice plucked from a trending Twitter hashtag seems like a pretty solid...

Destined To Be #ForeverAlone? You Could Always Try This

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.10.2014 | Divorce

You know you've been single way too long when you resort to this: Now if only we knew where to buy a sheep. Um, for a friend. Keep in touc...

8 Lessons Every Newly Single Woman Should Learn

Posted 03.19.2014 | Divorce

By StephQJ for DivorcedMoms.com By the time I separated in October 2012, I was a couple of years into the grand mid-life transformation that brough...

3 Lies And 1 Truth About Why You're Still Single

Susan Rosenzweig | Posted 05.12.2014 | Women
Susan Rosenzweig

There are lots of reasons us singles are "still" single -- ranging from "because I want to be" to "I'm a raving sociopath." But after a tremendous amount of thought, I have come to the conclusion that for most of us somewhere in the middle, the explanations are pure BS.

8 Ways To Amp Up Your Love Life

Sheri Meyers | Posted 04.26.2014 | Divorce
Sheri Meyers

Rather than save your love for that one "special" person, treat the world as your lover and you will never be lonely.

Single? Inspiring Video Reminds Us That Love Might Just Be A Phone Call Away

Posted 05.21.2014 | Divorce

Finding love can involve a certain amount of risk, as anyone who's confessed a crush or gone on a blind date knows full well. But sometimes, we need t...

10 Inspiring Reminders To Love Yourself Today, And Every Day Of The Year

Posted 02.14.2014 | Divorce

What's the message we here at HuffPost are taking to heart this Valentine's Day? It's a quote from the Sufi poet Rumi. "Your task is not to seek for l...

Facebook Found a Way to Make Me Feel Even Worse About Myself: The Facebook Movie

Jennifer Garam | Posted 04.09.2014 | Women
Jennifer Garam

y sister's video told the story of her meeting her now-husband, their dates and vacations and their wedding. It showed the announcement that she was pregnant with twins, belly bump pictures and her adorable newborns.

Single and 'Killing It'?

Shelley Gazes | Posted 04.06.2014 | Women
Shelley Gazes

I somehow can't imagine a single man's status being used as an attack against him. It's troubling that there's still an assumption that female singlehood is an inherently problematic state.

An Open Letter to Amy Glass

Natalie Thomas | Posted 04.02.2014 | Women
Natalie Thomas

Finding the right person to share your life with, weathering everything that comes at you, remaining committed, having and raising a healthy child, choosing to stay positive and continuing to work at it all, those are hard things. Harder than you'll ever know.

7 Perks of Being Single

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 03.31.2014 | Gay Voices
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

Being in a relationship isn't all it's cracked up to be. It's just that Valentine's Day is around the corner, and Jonathan Groff's character on Looking is making you feel bad about being single. Being single is FABULOUS! Now go ahead, and own it!

Relationship Drop

Kendra Cunningham | Posted 03.16.2014 | Comedy
Kendra Cunningham

Like any upstanding member of the female gender, I can be hypersensitive at times. Sometimes these "times" have a continuous and indefinite duration. Lately I've been persistently susceptible to overanalyzing and acutely responsive to external stimuli; yes, I've been a little crazy. I've been enjoying it. I may be the only one.

'Table For One' Booth Makes Us Want To Laugh And Cry At The Same Time

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

For a lot of us, nothing is more depressing than requesting a table for one. And some restaurants are dead set on making that request all the more...

The #1 Rule of Online Dating

Jen Glantz | Posted 02.16.2014 | Women
Jen Glantz

Online dating wouldn't be so bad if people just spoke to each other like humans. If I was at a bookstore and a guy wanted to approach me to say hello or get my attention, if he said something like, "Sup Cutie. You fine," and followed it up with a wink face, I'd be confused, embarrassed, and ultimately walk away.

4 Steps To Finding Inner Strength After Divorce

Shelly Ulaj | Posted 02.12.2014 | Divorce
Shelly Ulaj

I was so used to being taken care of by family and then my husband that I never realized what I truly meant to be a self-sufficient adult.

What It's Like To Be 35 And Single

Posted 12.11.2013 | Women

"I’m 35, Argentine, Jewish and single." That's how filmmaker Paula Schargorodsky describes herself in a Dec. 9 New York Times piece introducing h...

This Is How You Do Paris When You're Single

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 11.18.2013 | Divorce

This is Paris' Passerelle Léopold-Sédar-Senghor pedestrian bridge -- one of the many love-lock bridges you'll find in the city of light. (Phot...

10 Things To Love About Being Single After A Split

Posted 11.18.2013 | Divorce

Written by Jenny Erikson on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir. Ok, let me get the whole “divorce sucks and no one likes it and I wouldn’t wish this on...