Khalifa Swaleh

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How anal sex ruined my relationship

<b>(Gabor Balazs via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>The evening was so perfect I thought he might propose. But he had a very different proposition in mind<p>Marilyn Friedman<p>July 13, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>It’s New Year’s Eve, and I’m at the W Hotel in Manhattan with a boyfriend I’ll call Liam. We’ve been together for …

Relationships

Falling In Love With The Past: I’m Still Thinking About You

I keep wanting to write about him, but deciding not to. Instead, I find a movie to distract myself with. I’ll make an OkCupid profile and then …

What It's Like When The Love Of Your Life Disengages And Stops Feeling

One of the saddest moments in a relationship happens when you realize the person you love most in the world no longer feels that way about you.<p>He or …

Relationships

11 Little Things Men Adore About The Woman They Love

<i>By James Michael Sama</i><p>In previous articles, we've discussed things that men secretly love, as well as things women secretly love. Some, admittedly, aren't so secret. But many of these points were general and it's a worthy conversation to get into the specific things men love about the woman in their …

The 100 best novels: No 95 – The Beginning of Spring by Penelope Fitzgerald (1988)

Fitzgerald’s story, set in Russia just before the Bolshevik revolution, is her masterpiece: a brilliant miniature whose peculiar magic almost defies analysis<p>Penelope Fitzgerald published her first novel in 1977 and won the Booker prize with <i>Offshore</i> in 1979, aged 63. Not since Daniel Defoe (No 2 in …

Literature

Learning about these 3 psychological biases could forever change how you go grocery shopping

While they may seem reliable, the research suggests that grocery stores are only matched by casinos in their ability to make you do things against your own interest.<p>The unsettling truth about buying groceries is that from the second you walk through the breezy automatic doors, your brain comes face …

Learning is Personal for Your Child

<i>Barbara Bray</i><p>Personalized learning is about people taking responsibility for their learning. Yet the words “Personalized Learning” is a term that …

Pedagogy

Just How Effective Are Language Learning Apps?

Around 70 million people – including Bill Gates – have signed up for the language learning app Duolingo. The app has received plenty of media …

Useful warning sign for male scientists afraid of women falling in love, crying at them

If there's one thing every lab needs, it's appropriate warning signs.<p>Following scientist Tim Hunt's sexist statement to a conference audience — <i>“Let</i> …

What Falling in Love Does to the Brain

Falling in love can wreak havoc on your body. Your heart races, your tummy gets tied up in knots, and you're on an emotional roller coaster, feeling …

Relationships

Love Advice: Left in the Dark

<i>Dear Shan Tell’em,</i><p><i>I’ve been dating my boyfriend for 2.5 years. We’ve known each other since high school (10 years), and recently, he decided to</i> …

Being in Love, Compromising for Love

My friends say I gave up too much. They said it when I sacrificed my full-time job and crossed three state borders so he could start a new career. They said it when I designated every leftover dollar we had to pay off his debts. They said it when I signed our divorce papers and packed up only what …

Newark Teen Gunned Down, Relatives Blame Love Triangle

Facebook<p>Relatives and friends of Tammy Henderson, 19, are mourning after the teen was gunned down Thursday night.<p>Pix 11 is reporting that the teen …

10 Signs She Will Make A Good Wife

<b>It is certainly not an easy decision to choose a partner in marriage. Lots of people have made the mistake of choosing wrongly and this usually ends</b> …

Relationships

What the modern man desires in a woman

Ben Lenzo says the modern man seeks a relationship where each partner is equal, supports the other, and maybe ever-so-slightly mocks their quirks.<p>—<p>As …

18 Things You Do When You're Alone—But Would NEVER Admit

We won't tell if you don't.<p>One of the best things about your alone time is that you have the right to be as embarrassing (or gross or weird) as you want—and no one has to know. Here are just a few things that you're probably keeping to yourself—and FYI, you're definitely not alone.<p><b>1. Break out</b> …

10 Cancer Symptoms Most People Ignore

And why so many people blow them off instead of heading to the doctor.<p>Before you discount that persistent cough as just another part of flu season, you might want to ask your doctor to give it a second glance. According to a new study by Cancer Research U.K., more than half of adults have …

Cancer