How Small Talk With Almost-Strangers Profoundly Affects Your Happiness
Research shows weak-tie relationships can be just as important as strong-tie relationships for our mental health.
A Collection of Revolting Texts From Men Who Got Rejected
"No wonder you're still alone. Enjoy masturbating forever."
How to Handle Rejection
A sexuality educator, dating coach, philosopher, and more give the lowdown on the best tools to help cope.
Getting Rejected from a Party Taught Me the Meaning of Nightlife
I haven't been rejected from a party in a while, but being denied at Seth Troxler's infamous Old Miami rager in Detroit was the enlightenment I needed.
Views My Own
The Friend Zone Isn’t a Thing and Women Don’t Owe You Shit
A public service announcement.
A Netherlands Music Festival Created a Mini Berghain That Nobody Could Get Into
The "Berghenk Experience" was pretty simple: you stand in line to get past the gate, get rejected, and try it all again.
What I Learned While Listening to My Patients Talk About Their Sex Lives
I'm a clinical psychologist, and most of my younger patients' anxieties are related to their sexuality.
An Artist Deals with Rejection in This Week's Comic from Anna Haifisch
No number of well-wishes or compliments preceding it can soften the word "no."
Why Do I Suck at Dealing with Rejection?
Why is it so soul-crushingly sad when a guy says he doesn't want to date me?
The Stages of Grief for the Chronically Single
I had to go through a bunch of emotions before I could finally end up at my current state of being not at all worried about my perpetual singleness. Those emotions look strangely like the traditional stages of grief.