Working On Myself: Men On Dating Breaks

Photography by Nubelson Fernandes on Unsplash.

Four men talk about why they needed to take a break from casual sex and dating and what that time afforded them.


Infla-Dating: The Unexpected Perks of Modest Romance

Photography by Charles Postiaux via Unsplash.

In a time of inflation and economic instability, there are benefits to exploring a more affordable and thoughtful approach to modern dating.


A Case For Sharing Secrets With Strangers

Photography by Allef Vinicius via Unsplash.

At a time when we’re lonelier than ever, exchanging secrets with strangers can offer a little bit of connection.


In Praise of Smaller Social Circles

Photography by Andra C. Taylor via Unsplash.

Three years in, this is how the COVID-19 pandemic has transformed our friendships.


Will An App Save My Relationship?

Photography by Malquerida Studio.

From Lovewick to Couply, Silicon Valley is pumping out apps attempting to make couples closer. But do they actually work?


The Scaries: On How To Check Your Ugly

Art by Hannah Francis for ILY

How do you ensure that you don’t misplace your love or alienate that love with ugly behaviors? What can you do to love fully?