Intimacy is “an exercise in being vulnerable and knowing that I’m going to be okay on the other side of it regardless.”
In our world of hook up culture and dating apps, remaining celibate can be seen as “missing out.” But for this writer, it strengthened her relationship with her partner—and with herself.
Touch and physical sensation have been filtered from dating. How will this affect us moving forward post pandemic?
A conversation with Bumble’s Chief Brand Officer about crushing dating standards and how dating is a form of self-exploration.
A timeline of key advertisements that used romance to appeal to women.
Art by Sam Liacos.