I’m white, and my partner is black. The blatant staring and incredulity can be boring enough to have to deal with day in, day out.
I find myself in a time where women are discarded for not relinquishing what is colloquially referred to as “the cookie”.
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Apparently "You asked, you pay" is a thing.
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My season of singleness has given me the gift of time. I have had time to discover the layers of who I really am.
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Sometimes microaggressions are more telling about the state of society than any legal system can be.
Everyone needs to just calm down and mind their own business, ok?
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Notions of love and marriage are being reclaimed and re-imagined.
First, you're going to need to catch some feelings.
“You have to know what you’re getting yourself into."
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When swiping right goes wrong.
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So basically, everyone will get these. *Le sigh* 😍
It was honestly love at first swipe.
We should not be shy to write our love stories because a beautiful love affair has potential to change how the world views us as gay people.
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He has often hugged me post-call, wrinkled his nose and said, 'You smell a bit like Hospital.' It hasn't just been a few months - it has been years.
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Do people form polyamorous relationships because they fear commitment and can't be monogamous? The poly couples I know share and talk about everything.
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It's damn difficult because it does not make sense that people who shared their lives together can just decide no longer to do so.
Every Valentine's Day I take a few minutes to quietly celebrate those who do not have romance in their lives
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Fast forward to today and I've been married 7 years and have a 5 year old. I want to laugh out loud at how little I knew...
I'm a loving person. I go out of my way to make people happy. It's what I love to do. So how could I possibly create any more capacity for love?
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Falling in love can be wonderful and bizarre.
"The follow, the invite, the like and the RT are the new pick-up lines."
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Like strolling through a museum, or racing each other up a climbing wall.
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Everyone has something to say about love. But do you know who said what?
Love is not one-dimensional. That is the mistake that we often make.
Would my raw, black feminism and the obligatory duties that would be imposed on me as a wife according to our Sotho culture be able to coexist?
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Being with a woman is not something to be 'tried and tested', and is not an alternative to being with a man.
As a fatherless daughter, sometimes we try and fill that void by either seek this role elsewhere or adopting a manly role over our true selves.
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