Dating in 2022: Does Celibacy Before Marriage Still Exist?

Dating in 2022: Does Celibacy Before Marriage Still Exist?

The terminology, 'celibacy' is almost frowned upon today. "Why won't you give out? I need to be able to try the goods before even contemplating anything more serious", I've been told. What has happened to society? Today, social media is one of the main obstacles many relationships can't successfully get past. It's pretty clear the [...]

‘The Valentine’ – Poem

‘The Valentine’ – Poem

Valentine, You see me as a shadow, If I belonged to someone else, would that ignite curiosity? My eyes twinkle, Does that reflect you or me? Feel me to clarify I’m yours, I’m you, but who am I? I scream, Birds singing as you gaze above, I’m here, only if you look hard enough. Make [...]

Can Men Have Female Friends?

Can Men Have Female Friends?

Girl meets boy, then they live platonically ever after. Isn't that how the story goes? We're all entitled to know what we want. Whether that's in friendships or relationships, we set our own boundaries. What we will tolerate, and what factors are non-negotiable. Men having female friends? I think this is something many females just [...]

Do Dating Apps Really Work?

Do Dating Apps Really Work?

Are you one swipe away from finding your one true love? Let's find out! Valentine's is round the corner and dating apps are booming with singletons looking for love. Finding romance nowadays is hard enough, but throw COVID and a pandemic into the mix and boom you've got yourself Bridget Jones on steroids. How are [...]

Let’s Quarantine Together… Then What?!

Let’s Quarantine Together… Then What?!

The dilemma this generation is going through. But is it rational? The pandemic has been the cause for many relationships falling apart. Whether that's because it's highlighted pre-existing issues, or whether you looked at your other half one day and thought, "Lord almighty, what was I thinking?!". Throw co-habiting into the mix, can spell disaster! [...]