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The Other Half

There is a belief in our culture that we are incomplete when not in a relationship.

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#Love was Instagram’s top hashtag in 2015

If you're in need of some uplifting news, here's some: Instagram has announced that #Love was the social network's most-used…

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Arts & Entertainment

Month of Love: ‘Freeheld’ and ‘Edge of Seventeen’

In queer cinema, February brings us two stories of love, individuality, and fighting for what’s right: Freeheld (a new DVD…

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My Muddy Valentine: Sometimes Love Means Getting Your Hands Dirty

My husband and I are staring with bugged-out eyes at the sight before us: our new 38’ x 14’ cedar…

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The Match Game: Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Make Me A Match

I am single and getting older, so relationships have been on my mind lately. I decided to hire a matchmaker.…

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Love Apps: Our Gay Guide to Online Dating

For some Valentine’s Day insight, OutSmart explores seven of the hottest dating and sex apps available for free on iPhone…

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Hello, Doggie! Two Michaels and Their Three Pets

These two Michaels fell in love over their four-legged fur babies.

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Making Out Like a Virgin: Revelatory Writings on Finding Love After Darkness

'While Like a Virgin' contains some difficult segments, it is filled with humor, wisdom, candor, and affirmations of all sorts.

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Love and Stress: Make Your Relationship A Safe Place to Communicate Your Concerns

Unless we are mindful about preventing or minimizing its influence, outside stress can exacerbate problems already present in the relationship.

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#TreatYourself: A Guide To The Perfect Valentine’s Day For One

As a recently single queer myself, I thought I would give all of you fabulous single-folk some Valentine’s Day ideas…

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