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3 Steps to Befriending Your Ex

by Shantell E. Jamison

“No matter what I do, I always forget to forget you.”—Bayonet As much as some of us may want to hate all of our... Read More

The Sweet Spot

Black Burlesque Goes Big Time at The Sweet Spot

by Glamazon Tyomi

“The show is this way, babe,” I said to my newly bedded lover, who agreed to come along with me to The Sweet Spot.... Read More

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A Pass to Cheat?!

by Shantell E. Jamison

When news broke that actress/comedian Mo’Nique gave her husband a “pass” to sleep with other women, all hell broke loose on the Internet. Well,... Read More

Safaree Samuels on How to Date a Strong-Willed Woman

Safaree Samuels on How to Date a Strong-Willed Woman

by Glamazon Tyomi

“Wives must submit to their husbands” is a biblical teaching many still adhere to ’til this day, but for most it’s an archaic way... Read More

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Never Take Love for Granted

by Shantell E. Jamison

“I’m not saying this to shake you up/I’m just saying this to wake you up/It’s all good when we’re making love/All I ask is... Read More

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Could a ‘Chi-Raq’-Like Sex Strike Actually Work?

by Glamazon Tyomi

“Using a sex strike as a way to end the violence in Chicago?? How can Spike Lee make such a mockery of the issue... Read More

Is Blasian Dating an Answer for Single Black Women?

Is Blasian Dating an Answer for Single Black Women?

by Josie Pickens

Interracial dating and marriage are more popular today than they have ever been.  According to various studies, millennials certainly see race much differently than... Read More

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[Plus One] Time Out on Male Relationship “Experts”

by Erica Watson

When it comes to dating, relationships, fashion, politics, body confidence, pop culture and everything in between, we all have opinions.  But how often do... Read More

5 Ways to Attract Romantic Love

5 Ways to Attract Romantic Love

by Shantell E. Jamison

“Love is not a matter of what happens in life. It’s a matter of what’s happening in your heart.”—Ken Keyes I used to think... Read More

5 Black Movie Scenes That Make You Believe in Love

5 Black Movie Scenes That Make You Believe in Love

by Shantell E. Jamison

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.”—Maya Angelou While I 100 percent... Read More