Relationships

No one can deny that relationships are complicated—whether with friends, family, or a romantic partner.

How to Get Dumped (Gracefully)

Though it’s a weird thing to brag about, I am really good at being rejected. From college into the post-grad twenties, there are lots...

Embracing Singledom in your Mid-Twenties

You are killing it – reveling in your mid-20s, New York City-style singledom. You are dancing with gorgeous strangers on the crowded dance floor...

Rain Dance for a Man

Are you married? This was one of the first questions I was asked upon meeting my Arab co-teacher for the first time. Naïvely I answered...

Thy Name is Consent

It was an ordinary day. I went to my second job and worked all day long. After a week of long nights at my...

Losing Tata

I fumble when buttoning my father’s shirt. He is about to go for another appointment at the local hospital. A man who has...

An Open Letter to the Next Guy I Date

An Open Letter to the Next Guy I Date: You’ll be one in a series of guys that I date in my mid-20s. You may...

Happily Tinder After

I have been able to more or less live in denial that I met my boyfriend on Tinder. It’s not that I’m embarrassed of how...