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I Have No Desire To Become A Mother

Geraldine Estevez | Posted 04.08.2014 | Women
Geraldine Estevez

I love children. They can fill a room with happiness, even on the darkest of days. But I've never felt the soul-clenching desire to become a mother.

George Clooney and Leonardo DiCaprio: Perpetual Bachelors?

Dr. Jane Greer | Posted 03.24.2014 | Women
Dr. Jane Greer

Before you get in too deep, really consider his past. How many relationships has he had? Has he ever been married and, if so, how long did it last and what are his thoughts about remarriage?

Are you a SINK? The Manifesto for The-Single-Income-No-Kids Female

Christine Deakers | Posted 03.21.2014 | Women
Christine Deakers

What's the function of a woman who's married, yet childless? Better yet, what's the function of a woman who is single by volition, financially independent, and has no kids?

Should I Play Hard to Get?

Sophie Keller | Posted 03.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Sophie Keller

When I was single I experimented a great deal to see what really worked in getting and keeping a guy.

Single Has Been Good for Me...

Craig Stewart | Posted 03.05.2014 | Gay Voices
Craig Stewart

Purchase Words Never Spoken, a memoir by Craig Stewart Now or Download the eBook...

She Who Is the Solo Traveler

Ko Im | Posted 02.27.2014 | Travel
Ko Im

I'm getting my passport renewed. The bigger regrets of last year: not tagging along on trips to Argentina, Greece or Harry Potter World -- because I ...

Susan Patton: The Anti-Singlehood Crusader

Erin Gibson | Posted 02.20.2014 | Women
Erin Gibson

I love long titles! They give you the gist of the article without spoiling the confusing, condescending points to follow.

Epic Love Songs For People Who Love Themselves -- And Only Themselves

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.14.2014 | Divorce

Are you single on Valentine's Day? Have we got an album for you! Comedian and musician Daniel Koren recently posted a video on YouTube featuring a ...

Why More Women Are Staying Single

Ellen Dolgen | Posted 04.16.2014 | Fifty
Ellen Dolgen

More women are trading their childhood dreams for a new, marriage-free future. Whatever you want to call the cause -- independence, a love for cats or just thinking outside the engagement ring box -- the U.S. marriage rate is its lowest in more than a century

A Cynic's Guide To Valentine's Day

Lisa Arends | Posted 04.16.2014 | Women
Lisa Arends

For the single, it is an acute reminder of their uncoupled state. For the partnered, it is a day fraught with expectations that are unattainable. And for those in undefined relationships, it is a holiday filled with questions and a delicate dance of protocol.

Single People Will Totally Get This

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.12.2014 | Comedy

There are plenty of things we tell ourselves we want out of a relationship. And then there's reality. On Valentine's Day, this short from Paul Gale ca...

Can Women Have It All? A New Model

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 04.14.2014 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

It took me years to realize how destructive the pursuit of perfection really is. Thinking you have to do things perfectly and/or be perfect is like carrying around a heavy weight on your back, and it absolutely crushes happiness.

6 Things I Know About Being Single Now That I'm In My 40s

Melanie Notkin | Posted 04.14.2014 | Women
Melanie Notkin

This is what I know for sure: Love is still ahead of me and I won't settle for anything less. And if I'm lucky, neither will he.

Alone on Valentine's Day? Meet Some of My Friends

Sara Eckel | Posted 04.13.2014 | Women
Sara Eckel

Movies and television can distract from loneliness; social media can offer a quick hit of connection. But, short of having another human being in the room, nothing soothes a lonely heart like a great book.

Dispelling the Stigma Against Single

April Brucker | Posted 03.30.2014 | Women
April Brucker

Pouring my heart and soul into myself instead of someone else, I found I wasn't defective despite the messages I had been sent. Rather, I was self-reliant in a way many of my coupled friends were not.

25 Reasons Being Single Is Great, As Told By 'New Girl'

Christina Kelly | Posted 03.22.2014 | Women
Christina Kelly

Having just hit the quarter-life mark, I think it's time to break the myth that by 25, you're supposed to have it all together.

I'm In My Mid-20s, And I've Been Single For My Entire Life

Katie Heaney | Posted 03.16.2014 | Women
Katie Heaney

People have interesting reactions when you tell them you've never had a boyfriend and you're over the age of 21. Most girls are pretty good at acting like they aren't shocked, because most of them have at least one friend who doesn't date as much as the others for whom they've learned to be uncondescendingly empathetic.

23 Things To Just Do

Unwritten | Posted 03.09.2014 | Style
Unwritten

There's been an article floating around Facebook over the past few weeks titled "23 Things to Do Instead of Getting Engaged Before You're 23". As ...

The Romantic Doggie Days of Winter

Nancy Cohen-koan | Posted 03.07.2014 | Comedy
Nancy Cohen-koan

Let it be said, winter is not only very cold but can also be quite lonely. First, you have to get through the darkest period of the year... the glorio...

8 Resolutions You Shouldn't Keep This Year

Christina Kelly | Posted 03.03.2014 | Women
Christina Kelly

Before even starting your list, make another list -- the list of resolutions you made for 2013. How many of them did you actually finish? Better yet, how many of them did you even start?

Oh Sh*t! I Forgot to Have Kids!

Deevra Norling | Posted 02.26.2014 | Women
Deevra Norling

Centuries of social conditioning have led us to believe that we MUST marry and we MUST procreate. Therefore, I've failed society's expectations. But why MUST we? Some people just never get married or have kids -- it happens. Some people just don't want that out of life. And that's okay.

The 6 Best Things About Being Single During The Holidays

Whitney Caudill | Posted 02.24.2014 | Women
Whitney Caudill

Needless to say, it is easy to focus on the negatives of being single at the holidays. But the truth is that it isn't all bad. In fact, I believe there is a strong argument that it is better, or at least more fun, to be single during the holidays.

Why Aren't You Married Yet?

Michelle Kennedy | Posted 02.16.2014 | Comedy
Michelle Kennedy

I believe single-hood makes attached people anxious, because they want someone to be there for us. I just don't believe people who aren't in love, are automatically alone.

Getting Over The Fear Of Never Getting Engaged

Erika Sales | Posted 02.13.2014 | Women
Erika Sales

It's lurking in your Facebook feed, newspaper, J.Crew catalogue, favorite magazine and kitchen sink office chatter. It's the "fear of never getting engaged," and this month, it's coming at you with full force. Buckle up, because we're barely a week in.

9 Holiday Gift Ideas For Your Newly Single Friend

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 12.10.2013 | Divorce

If listening to Wham's "Last Christmas" every holiday season has taught us anything, it's that virtually nothing is worse than experiencing heartbreak...