Category: Relationships

valentine's

Why We Celebrated Valentine’s Day

  The world is full of cynicism, and too many people carry out their lives skeptical of their surroundings, with their hearts and minds closed off their hearts to the unknown possibilities that beckon. With Cupid’s favorite holiday, cynics can discover the opportunity to shed skepticism and invite positivity.    Valentine’s Day...

all-star game

Boo To All-Star Game Valentine’s Days

“N**** couldn’t even watch the all star game, had to do the whole valentines day thang/ gotta play the game so my lady don’t complain”   My thought’s exactly J. Cole…well almost exactly. Every year, for literally as long as I can remember, the NBA has placed the all-star game...

parental advice

Reliable Parental Advice For Adult Life

We’ve all made note of the ridiculous tidbits of advice that our parents used to give us when we were younger. We’d be reminded of little things at the dinner table, “embarrassed” in front of our friends, and scolded after we broke one of these rules. We were little shits...

tinder

Tinder Talk: Analyzing The New Dating App

  As if social media hasn’t gotten more intertwined in our personal lives, another application was created within the past few years that was aimed at dating. And yes, you guessed it, it’s good old Tinder. After growing in popularity, it has become both a simple vessel of eligible dates...

communication

This Is The Communication Dilemma

I recently read this article entitled “Fuck Yes or No” by Mark Mansion. It popped up on my Facebook and given the title, I had to read it. This article talked about how important it is to be able to identify a relationship worth pursuing, and how vital it is...

Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day Secrets: Let’s Get Cliche

Unless you’ve been living in a hole, you’re probably well aware of that Valentine’s Day is this week. It’s the one inescapable day out of the year that pressures you to celebrate your love for another poor sap, because the other 364 days just don’t seem appropriate to do so....

Nice Guys

Why Do Nice Guys Always Finish Last?

You’ve heard the term, “nice guys finish last,” right? Of course you have. It’s the motto for the single, and probably best group of guys out there. The guys I’m talking about literally have nothing wrong with them. They’re generally attractive, funny, and smart, pretty much what any logical person...

Young Open Hearts

Why Love In College Is Weak

  I’m not sure what love is. I’m not entirely sure what it feels like. I have only been exposed to it as a third party. From high school to my 3rd year of college, I have always asked myself, “is this truly the time in my life that I...