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Unrequited Love

Meeting Yourself in the Middle

Rance Collins | Posted 06.08.2016 | Queer Voices
Rance Collins

You aren't waiting to meet someone in the middle of the book. You are in the middle of your own story.

Love Bites: Where Dining And Dating Collide

Heritage Radio Network | Posted 02.16.2017 | Taste
Heritage Radio Network

Love Bites is a show featuring Jacqueline and Ben, two thirty (something!) long-time friends. Joined by guests from all over the food and beverage industry, they provide a personal and uniquely unfiltered look at the quest for love and sex in New York City.

Unrequited Love -- The Spiritual Formula for Moving On

Diana Lang | Posted 11.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Diana Lang

Dear Diana, How do I get over losing the love of my life? I am heartbroken and don't think I will ever be over it. Please help. Yours truly, Unrequi...

Unrequited: When the One You Love Doesn't Love You Back

Sara Eckel | Posted 05.20.2015 | Women
Sara Eckel

The idea was to become a woman who this particular man would love, and at that I failed completely. But in the process, I achieved something more important: I started to become the woman I wanted to be.

You Should Fall For Someone Who Doesn't Love You

Wes Janisen | Posted 04.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Wes Janisen

Perhaps you think I'm crazy for suggesting anyone let themselves fall into this pit of despair, that I'm an emotional sadist of the worst variety. But darling reader, I assure you I'm not, because eventually something happens to every single person who loves someone who doesn't love them back: they manage to stop being in love.

Justin Timberlake Teaches an Unrequited Love Lesson

Samara O'Shea | Posted 03.15.2014 | Entertainment
Samara O'Shea

This is my friend Elizabeth's story, and I share it with permission. Elizabeth and her girlfriends were in Puerto Rico for a bachelorette weekend. Whi...

Don't Apologize for Loving Someone -- Not Ever

James Russell Lingerfelt | Posted 12.03.2013 | Books
James Russell Lingerfelt

We can love, love, love but sometimes that love isn't returned. That's not our fault. To love or not to love is a choice. We chose to love. They chose not to. This does not mean we are unlovable or unworthy of love.

YouTube Sensation Steve Grand and All-American Reconciliation

Rev. Stephen V. Sprinkle, Ph.D. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Rev. Stephen V. Sprinkle, Ph.D.

The soul of America is responding to Steve Grand in a powerful way, searching for reconciliation between LGBTQ people and a heterosexual majority who are striving to understand them. Spiritually, reconciliation is more compelling than rejection, since its motive energy comes from love.

Gay Men and the Reciprocity Factor

Mark Olmsted | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Mark Olmsted

Enough of these sad-sack hunks wanting the one guy who'd rather be with the girl. Let the hot gay guy get the hot gay guy. If he's not ready to tell the world, so be it, but at least let his periscope point in the right direction.

Perpetual Virginity: Five Writers Who Turned Unrequited Love Into Literary Gold

Christopher Zara | Posted 08.26.2012 | Books
Christopher Zara

Here are five literary giants whose hearts were impaled by Cupid's arrow in the most brutal way. Rather than wallow in self-pity, these tortured scribes picked themselves up and stabbed Cupid right back -- with their pens.

Alternative Alternative Relationship Models

Bianca James | Posted 11.19.2011 | Chicago
Bianca James

What do you do when you're not really up for polyamory but are too unconventional for traditional committed monogamy? You come up with alternatives to alternative relationship models.

Unrequited Love: It's a Bitch, But So Am I, So Why Did It Catch Me So Off Guard?

Gena Grish | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Gena Grish

Looking back on things, I should have seen the signs. We never went on an actual date, he never met my any of my friends, and I'm pretty sure that all of my guy friends said that there had to be another woman.

Unrequited Love: Is There Ever an Upside?

Robert Fuller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Robert Fuller

No suitor wants to admit it, but those who don't return our love often give us something as valuable as those who do.

What Makes Us Fall In Love?

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

"There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread."--Mother Teresa Summer, and it is the wedding season. I have the pleasu...

Ask E. Jean: How Do I Get a Celebrity To Marry Me?

E. Jean Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
E. Jean Carroll

Forcing someone to see you more often is impossible. You can't control what he does any more than Frieda Kahlo could control her eyebrow tweezers.