Why Your Sibling’s Relationship is None of Your Business

Why Your Sibling’s Relationship is None of Your Business

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Right now, as you’re reading, there’s a young dude somewhere in Brooklyn who’s up stressing about the toxic relationship his wife has with his... Read More

Sign Language: So You Want to Date An Aquarius…

Sign Language: So You Want to Date An Aquarius…

by Shantell E. Jamison

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Aquarius... Read More

‘His Dough, Her Cookie,’ An Honest Review

‘His Dough, Her Cookie,’ An Honest Review

by Josie Pickens

While in the theater watching Denzel Washington’s powerful adaptation of the brilliant August Wilson’s 1983 play “Fences,” I couldn’t help but consider Black love.... Read More

5 Relationship Lessons We Learned Thanks to ‘The New Edition Story’

5 Relationship Lessons We Learned Thanks to ‘The New Edition Story’

by S. Tia Brown, LMSW

It’s great to see that the now much-lauded BET three-part series, The New Edition Story, lived up to all of the hype. There are... Read More

Greater Sex for Greater Health? Dr. Cathy Says So

Greater Sex for Greater Health? Dr. Cathy Says So

by Sylvia Snowden

“Drink plenty of water, eat your veggies and get plenty of rest.” These are pretty common recommendations on how to be healthy and live... Read More

Being Single Doesn’t Mean Being Silent with Relationship Advice

Being Single Doesn’t Mean Being Silent with Relationship Advice

by Shantell E. Jamison

At any given moment, I can scroll down my social media timeline and see a status or seven from someone criticizing single people: NEVER... Read More

Ladies, Stop Saying Men Don’t Want Educated Women

Ladies, Stop Saying Men Don’t Want Educated Women

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Over the past century, women have fought for and achieved massive societal advances. Although we’ve yet to become a society that is even close to... Read More

The Real Reason Why Black Men Cry

The Real Reason Why Black Men Cry

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Most men never forget their first love. I believe the same can be said about women, but for men, it’s a slightly different dynamic.... Read More

Obama

The Greatest Black Love Story Ever Told

by LaSha

“Michelle LaVaughn Robison, girl of the South Side…” so began President Obama’s tearful address to his wife during Tuesday night’s farewell address. As the... Read More

The Myth of the Homewrecker

The Myth of the Homewrecker

by Shantell E. Jamison

Confession: I don’t do too well with excuses, especially when I’ve decided to build a life with you. Reasons, I’ll take sometimes, but excuses? Not so... Read More