Love/Hate Reads: 'He's Just Not That Into You,' Revisited
After relying on it in the early aughts, I wanted to see if "He's Just Not That Into You" still worked if I simply ignored the gendered language.
Love/Hate Reads: 'Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus,' Revisited
Few books have shaped our thinking about relationships like this 1992 bestseller and its iconic oversimplification, which continues to echo through in all the ways we meme-ify the human experience.
How 'The 5 Love Languages' Became the Language of Love We All Know (and Love)
The quietly Baptist self-help book has broken its own sales records almost every year since it was published in 1992. The secret is its simplicity.
The Year of Saying No: Advice from So Sad Today
From August 2018 to August 2019, I am only saying yes to requests out of a creative interest, a financial need, or a genuine desire to be of service based on love and friendship.