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Being Friends With Benefits Almost Never Works – Here’s Why

The idea of having a friend with benefits sounds amazing. After all, it’s kind of the best of both worlds: you have a friendly companion with whom you can enjoy intimate experiences, yet you’re perfectly free to see other people, and you have no problematic conceptions of something happening long-term. What could possibly go wrong?…read more

Being Friends With Benefits Almost Never Works – Here's Why

The idea of having a friend with benefits sounds amazing. After all, it’s kind of the best of both worlds: you have a friendly companion with whom you can enjoy intimate experiences, yet you’re perfectly free to see other people, and you have no problematic conceptions of something happening long-term. What could possibly go wrong?…read more

20 Lesbian Romances You Can Stream on Netflix

More than ever before, we’re seeing lesbian relationships represented in film and on television. Shown on the small screen this year, Elena from One Day at a Time, Emily from The Handmaid’s Tale, and Villanelle from Killing Eve are all queer women with wildly different stories. And recent movies like Booksmart and The Favourite feature…read more

11 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting Engaged

Getting engaged is a major milestone in a relationship. I’ve not only been engaged before, I’ve been married before, and – spoiler alert – it didn’t turn out that well. I got married when I was 22, a time when I personally wasn’t mature enough to be married. I didn’t know myself well enough to…read more

This Is What It Feels Like to Have a Sister Who Is Gay

When my sister told me that she’s gay, I felt like someone had punched me in the gut, and I immediately started crying. It wasn’t because I was anxious about the hate or judgment she might have to endure now that she was out. It wasn’t because we had conservative or extremely religious people in…read more

This Is What It Feels Like to Have a Sister Who Is Gay

When my sister told me that she’s gay, I felt like someone had punched me in the gut, and I immediately started crying. It wasn’t because I was anxious about the hate or judgment she might have to endure now that she was out. It wasn’t because we had conservative or extremely religious people in…read more