My lack of self-love had never stopped me from loving anyone else, but, by loving myself, I could now love everyone, and everything, more profoundly.
The following is a list — a gentle reminder, for anyone who has ever had a hard time trusting in a new relationship, and allowing someone to love them.
Your child needs to understand that love is first and foremost about caring for someone.
Being vulnerable enough to get into a relationship is a win — is it helpful to think of the experience we gain intimately relating to another as a failure?
Until last year, I believed there was some unwritten rule preventing me from buying jewelry for myself.
Until last year, I believed there was some unwritten rule preventing me from buying jewelry for myself. I just have to wait till I find the right person, I thought.
The kind of love that Elizabeth had for Rayya, the kind I have for my husband — it isn’t something you can seek and find. This kind of love finds you, and when it does, it changes you; it changes everything.
When I think about why none of my relationships ever seem to work out, the elephant in the room is my mental illness.
The elephant in the room is my mental illness. Do my anxiety and depression make me unworthy of love?
Experience body size diversity in a lesbian relationship is our journey. Our bodies connect us, remind us of our humanness, and for this, I am grateful.
Love is in our reach, but still always somewhat out of our hands. Here are three factors that will determine who you marry.