Posts tagged "single"

The 7 BEST Responses Ever to “Why are you STILL Single?”

The 7 BEST Responses Ever to “Why are you STILL Single?”
By Shemeka Michelle Some people can be so nasty and rude or just downright nosy as hell. We are entering into the holiday season which is normally filled with food and family gatherings. We come together sit around and drink and let it all hang out. While this may sound fun to most, for some... Read more »

Your Dating Checklist is Keeping You Single

Your Dating Checklist is Keeping You Single
By A Comeaux So I’m on twitter minding other people’s business when I run across a tweet of attributes required of woman worthy to be dubbed ‘wifey’ material. Now upon initial view I slightly gagged but as I scrolled down my timeline, I noticed this ‘List’ sparked quite the debate! The young lad who published... Read more »

The Secret Power of Being Alone

The Secret Power of Being Alone
 By Sylvia Snowden People make being by yourself sound like it’s the worst thing in the world, don’t they?  We hear things like “two heads are better than one,” or “I didn’t want to get caught eating lunch by myself,” and, of course, “you need to get married, so you won’t grow old alone” all... Read more »
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The REAL Real reason Why You're Still Single

The REAL Real reason Why You're Still Single
By Sylvia Snowden To my fellow single ladies, Let’s get real here. The main reason we’re still single is we keep reading these ridiculous articles about why we’re still single. They never tell us anything useful, they’re always all about what we’re doing wrong and what we should do better. I ask you, what about... Read more »

The Single Woman's Warm Heart, Cold Bed Syndrome

The Single Woman's Warm Heart, Cold Bed Syndrome
By A Comeaux Certain parts of my heart hurts. The part that anticipates a call from a lover.  The part that looks for a text from the admired. It hurts. Right where butterflies used to flutter, feels like embarrassing gas. Don’t front, you know what I’m talking about… Being single isn’t easy. I read a... Read more »

We're Tired of the Fu*kBoys. Will the Real Men Please Stand Up!

We're Tired of the Fu*kBoys. Will the Real Men Please Stand Up!
By A Comeaux With my birthday soon approaching, another year being single and baffled at the lies and disappointments filling sweet memories’ space, I began to reflect. Where did all these fu*k boys come from-and where are the men of valor? The strong, courageous men who fought for freedoms and rights we live on today... Read more »
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Walking While Female: Street Harassment Nightmare

JeTuan Lavyonne’s Nightmare I was walking to my car in my old neighborhood. Well, it was fragments of my old neighborhood pieced together. I cringed when I saw that my car was parked directly in front of a group of men. My heart pounded as I got closer and closer to my car. I began... Read more »

Single Moms Rock--but Marriage Rocks, Too

Single Moms Rock--but Marriage Rocks, Too
By Nicole Harding Married Moms Club. Sounds kind of corny, doesn’t it? But after watching single moms unite, and appear in Oprah’s Lifeclass, and after seeing the previews for the upcoming Tyler Perry film “Single Moms Club” I couldn’t help but wonder if being married is out of style? Don’t misunderstand. I have been a... Read more »

5 Benefits of the Friend Zone

5 Benefits of the Friend Zone
By A Comeaux I’d be lying if I say it’s never happened to me: Rejection. When you approach someone you feel/hope you have a chance with, a solid yes is the goal. You pursue, be it subtle or blatant, with the undaunted ambition of a love connection. Life has taught me that one plus one... Read more »
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Warm Heart, Cold Bed: A Love Letter for the Lonely

Warm Heart, Cold Bed: A Love Letter for the Lonely
Sitting here sipping my Baileys spiked hot chocolate. Faintly in the back of my mind I wish I wasn’t single. (*cues The Emotions – What Do the Lonely Do at Christmas?) We all can attest that no matter what religion or lack thereof one may practice, the holiday season is a time to be enjoyed... Read more »