Posts in category "dating"

Why Black Men Won't Marry Black Women

Why Black Men Won't Marry Black Women
By Shemeka Michelle Black women are controlling, argumentative, mean and they wear fake hair. Dating a non-black woman is less stressful and non-black women are better teammates who are an all-around better option. These are just a few of the reasons listed on a recent post stating why black men would rather be with non-black... Read more »

In Love, Honesty Rules

In Love, Honesty Rules
By A Comeaux There’s a lot on my canvas tonight. Please bear with me as I expound, decompress and articulate the current condition of my heart in its truest form. A much-needed venting session with my bestie ensued a self-reflective ode to how maturity and honesty has given me a confidence and self-love I was... Read more »

Dating After a Dry Spell

Dating After a Dry Spell
by Andrea Wright How does one ease back into the dating scene? A friend posed this question last week as we discussed what topics I should explore. I was working on a piece: Dating After Divorce, but after we talked, I wanted to expand the story since it’s not always after divorce that one is... Read more »
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Date Night! Free Screening: Beyond the Lights

Date Night! Free Screening: Beyond the Lights
Hey Chicago, It’s Date Night! Treat yourself to a free screening of Beyond the Lights, from the writer and director of Love & Basketball! See the trailer here: First come, first serve. Good luck! Disclaimer: The Six Brown Chicks have not been compensated in any way for this post, it’s just a giveaway for our... Read more »

I REFUSE to Buy Love

I REFUSE to Buy Love
By Angela T. Jones I trust Steve Harvey’s opinions and endorsements. Throughout his career, I’ve been a fan and have agreed with much of what he has said; including the advice he gives on his radio show and in “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man.” Mr. Harvey seems to have the ability to... Read more »

Hey White Guy: 7 Tips for Dating a Black Woman

Hey White Guy: 7 Tips for Dating a Black Woman
Interracial Dating Done (W)right by Andrea Wright At one point in my idealistic youth, I thought, “there’s no difference dating men of different races”. I was asked to revisit this idea recently. Of course, there are similarities: they are men and thus the majority of them need validation that they are able to protect, provide... Read more »
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Is it WRONG to Date Your Child's Coach?

Is it WRONG to Date Your Child's Coach?
By A Comeaux Today there is an internal war going on and I’d like your assistance. Ladies, can we talk about the pros and cons of dating someone in your child’s world? The little league coach, schoolteacher, athletic instructor etc., are all people in your child’s life but not in your life. These aren’t people... Read more »

Plan Carefully Before Shacking Up

Plan Carefully Before Shacking Up
By Gina B. I’ve known several couples who have fallen into what I call Circumstantial Shacking.   I’ve done it, and I’ve vowed never to do it again.   There are several seemingly rational reasons for cohabitation: We’re together every day – we might as well live together. I’m sick of traveling back and forth to his... Read more »

A Man Reveals: Are You His Starter Chick or a Benchwarmer?

A Man Reveals: Are You His Starter Chick or a Benchwarmer?
Are You His Starter or A Benchwarmer?: One Thing Single Ladies Must Know By J. Shawn Durham I remember it oh too well. In my reckless days, Homegirl was just a hookup to me. Strangely, we became friends during our dalliances. But that’s all we were gonna be: Friends with benefits as I never projected... Read more »
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Ladies Beware: Baby Boys are Making a Comeback

Ladies Beware: Baby Boys are Making a Comeback
Attack of the Baby Boys…aka GMB’s (Grown Men Babies): By Devin Miller Before I get there, let me start by saying, I am not condemning any individuals who have fell on hard times, or who are putting forth strong effort and not receiving results, this is not for you. Don’t give up, you are awesome. ... Read more »