LGBTQ relationships


How I Make My Mixed HIV Status Relationship Work

I'm HIV positive, but my partner is not. And though science has rendered that difference medically negligible, it's hard to shed decades of stigma overnight.


How I Make My Ultra-Long-Distance Relationship Work

People are quick to foreclose possibilities in life. But I won't let an obstacle like distance keep me from the man I'm falling in love with.


My Ex Is a Survivor of Abuse—and It Tore Us Apart

"He described our fast-burning romance as a fantasy, but it had all seemed very real to me. It wasn’t part of a strategy to overcome a painful history. It was dates on a calendar, a feeling of security, what I thought was only the beginning."


What Happens When the Person You're Dating Comes Out as Non-Binary?

"It gave us more freedom to be and do who and what we wanted."


How I Learned to Give Up Control in My Open Relationship

Why loving someone means allowing them to be who they are, even when that person is no longer in sync with who you are.