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Dating

  1. dating
    5 Tips for Making a Long-Distance Relationship WorkHow often should you text or talk on the phone? When should you visit each other?
  2. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: 23andMe Informed Me My Husband and I Are RelatedWas our newfound connection romantic … or creepy?
  3. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: How to Miss Someone Who Isn’t Really GoneIt feels like a loss, but it isn’t as clear-cut as that.
  4. relationships
    I Refuse to Believe That Polyamory Is Killing Off ParrotsThe parrots should try to communicate better with their multiple partners.
  5. it's complicated
    Watching the Netflix Version of the Life I Almost HadAt times, Private Life felt like a scripted version of my actual private life.
  6. dating
    Court Condemns 69-Year-Old DJ to Lifetime of Being His Actual Age“Mr. Ratelband is at liberty to feel 20 years younger than his real age and to act accordingly,” a Dutch court declared.
  7. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: I Hate Relationships and I Love My BoyfriendI resisted monogamy because I thought I’d be bored. I am. It’s great.
  8. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Lunch With My First Love, 20 Years LaterI imagined this meeting so many times.
  9. it's complicated
    How to Lose Your Platonic Soul MateHow do you set boundaries for a relationship you can’t even define?
  10. sex diaries
    The Brokenhearted Assistant Considering a Vacation With Her ExThis week’s sex diary.
  11. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: The Best Place to Flirt Is Instagram DMIt’s like I’m catfishing myself.
  12. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Love Couldn’t Save Me From LonelinessI was surprised by how many people thought it would.
  13. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: I Had My First Date at 28On learning how to start from scratch.
  14. fixations
    I Think About This a Lot: St. Vincent Saying ‘I Love You’This video forces me to acknowledge that I have something in common with the kind of dudes who leave comments on clips of cute girls being cute.
  15. advice
    How to Break Up With Someone in the Kindest Possible WayA relationship therapist’s advice for how to prepare, what to say, and how to move on.
  16. sure why not
    A 69-Year-Old DJ Is Trying to Legally Change His Age to 49He says his age is depriving him of Tinder matches.
  17. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Nothing Sounds Worse Than Dating When You’re GrievingI lost my ability to feel attraction. I lost my ability to feel anything.
  18. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Knowing I’m Bipolar Made Me Better at DatingTreating my mental illness helped me feel stable enough on my own.
  19. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: How My Ex-Husband Accidentally Became My Good FriendWhat started as something I did for our kids turned into something I did for myself.
  20. dating
    New York’s Most Eligible Bachelor Is This Beautiful DuckHello.
  21. science of us
    I’m Plagued by This Decades-Old Dating EquationI’ve lost 37 percent of my mind.
  22. romance
    11 Spooky Ghosting Stories“He informed me that he had ghosted me weeks ago and that I was really self-centered for not noticing.”
  23. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: I Got Married Before I Was ReadyMaybe commitment could be a path toward the person I wanted to be, not a reward for becoming her.
  24. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Spare Me the Grand Romantic GestureSometimes the small and the ordinary carry more meaning.
  25. scams
    How One ‘Sugar Daddy’ Scammed at Least Three WomenThe Times details the saga of a ‘sugar dater’ who cheated women out of thousands of dollars.
  26. The Worst Sushi Date You’ll Ever Hear AboutThis story might make you choke up.
  27. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: The Embarrassing Private Languages of CouplesWhy can’t we stop saying awful things like “diggle dog”?
  28. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Adventures in Dating While ChristianI didn’t mean to make my faith an ultimatum. Not at first, anyway.
  29. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Dating Without Texting Is the Absolute BestIt’s exhausting. So why do it at all?
  30. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Growing Up in a Family Like Mine Made Me Terrified of ConflictI shut down even at necessary confrontation.
  31. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: The Wedding Forum That Helped Me Leave My Abusive ExI couldn’t talk to people who knew me. So I tried people who didn’t.
  32. sex diaries
    The Woman Feeling Stressed Because She Forgot to Wear LingerieThis week’s sex diary.
  33. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Surviving the Embarrassments of Dating in a Foreign LanguageNot easy for a perfectionist who hates being wrong.
  34. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: My Marriage Was Open, But I Couldn’t Get a DateSo I lied.
  35. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: The Time I Scheduled a Heartbreak 3 Months in AdvanceI knew he was moving. We stayed together anyway.
  36. it's complicated
    Giving Up Alcohol Made Me Date Like a Teenager AgainMy newfound sobriety came with a return to the awkward flirting, wholesome booze-free activities, and intense emotions of adolescence.
  37. it's complicated
    Maybe Don’t Sleep With Your Employee’s Brother at Her WeddingThe story of an awkward work relationship, a set of killer abs, and a lesson I learned the hard way.
  38. 246 nicoles
    Man Sent Email to 246 Women Named Nicole; Nicoles Organized Meet-Up Without Him“If you are the one and just don’t want to talk to me that’s okay.”
  39. it's complicated
    A Fight About Tea Almost Destroyed My RelationshipDating across cultures can turn small instances of ignorance into something more.
  40. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Testing High Standards After A Lifetime of SettlingIt’s deceptively easy to overcorrect into being too picky.
  41. it's complicated
    How Soon After Widowhood Can You Feel Good Again?Relearning sex, and love, in the aftermath of my husband’s death.
  42. science of us
    What Does It Mean to Quantify Desirability?Unpacking that new study on looking for love with people out of your league.
  43. summer of scam
    ‘Serial Dine-and-Dasher’ Arrested for Awful Dating EtiquetteAn L.A. man has been arrested for routinely leaving his dates to foot the bill for lavish dinners.
  44. it's complicated
    Confessions of a Tinder TouristCall it the “sociological Tinder date” — even without any romantic spark, I love going out with matches just to learn about their lives.
  45. it's complicated
    After a Breakup, I Bought Closure on eBayIt started when I found the listing for the tie I’d given him for Christmas.
  46. summer of scam
    Instagram Model Tinder-Scams Dozens of Men Into Competing for a DateThe model, Natasha Aponte, told each man that they were meeting for a drink. When the men arrived, they discovered the truth.
  47. sex diaries
    The Nanny Considering a Sex CleanseThis week’s sex diary.
  48. it's complicated
    When the Relationship Can’t Possibly Live Up to the Meet-CuteI met a guy in the most romantic way possible while on vacation, then worried that actually dating would ruin a great story.
  49. it's complicated
    That Time I Accidentally Emailed an Old Love-Letter Draft to My ExWhile going through my unsent messages with my new boyfriend.
  50. science of us
    What to Do When You Can’t Stand Your Friend’s Significant OtherAdvice for when someone you love now comes as a package deal with someone you really, really don’t.
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