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An Illustrated World of Coffee – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

Mr. Porter, an online retailer of high-end menswear, published a lovely interactive map of global coffee trends this summer in the journal section of …

I Am Afraid

I’m afraid of his hand on my thigh as bad news breaks my ribs and steals my breath. I shouldn’t rely on his strength or his resilience or the …

You Are So Beautiful

It would be an understatement if I tell you you’re beautiful. I don’t need to do it so I won’t. But to tell you how beautiful you are is a harder …

What They’re Really Looking For In A Relationship

I keep seeing all of these articles and messages and “concrete ideas” about what men and women have to do to be date-able. These things tend to be …

10 Ways You Know You’re Doing Something Right

1. When out of nowhere, now and again, you have a sense of pure, unadulterated happiness… usually for something mundane. When you get your favorite …

From Macklemore to Robin Thicke: What Gentrification Means For Hip-Hop

In the past few weeks, Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” has been drawing a lot of attention and ire for its lyrics. (Hint: contents may contain rape …

Why Women Fail To Get Asked Out On Dates

Recently, I coined the term “Date Zero Chicks” after a happy hour revealed to me that there’s a subset of women who have no possible chance at ever …

When To Let Go And When To Try Harder

Eventually, we all reach the crossroad of moving on or trying harder. While it’s difficult to go either way, the decision is what is more perplexing. …

8 Things You Gain When You Lose Someone

1. The starting revelation of just how much you appreciate the people in your life, which is sadly most noticeable when there is a gaping hole.<p>2. …

10 Great Movies On Netflix You Might Have Missed

1. The Rules Of Attraction (2002)<p>After he co-wrote <i>Pulp Fiction</i> and before he went to jail for vehicular manslaughter/DUI, Roger Avary directed a …

10 Things Men Find Unattractive In Women But Probably Won’t Tell You

1. Excessively Drunk Women<p>When I was a boy I thought a group of drunk women was the move. When I go to the club now and see a chick throwing up in …

5 Reasons Your 30s Will Definitely Be Better Than Your 20s

You can’t stay in your 20s forever, and I’m not sure why anyone would want that. Yet all we talk about is being 20 — doing things in our 20s, getting …

Sometimes Letting Go Is Love, Too

Tell your friend you think that girl’s pretty.<p>You say it casually, and think no more of it because you don’t really know her. You just saw her pass …

10 Of The Most Unhealthy Relationship Practices

<b>1. Complete dependence on one another.</b> We’re all guilty of this one in our adolescent lives. Young love is just so new and exciting and compelling …

7 Things Girls Talk About Over Drinks

While my favorite activity in life is clearly making sweeping generalizations about strangers based on my own flawless experience, I am aware that …

9 Simple Rules For Successfully Sleeping With Your Ex

Perhaps you’re feeling lonely. Maybe you’re just fantastically bored. Maybe you just miss them or you’re fighting to remember them or their bed is …

What Brings Us Together

I have an overwhelming feeling that if you sat down a group of twenty-somethings from all walks of life, all ethnic and cultural backgrounds, all …

Here’s A Different Take On TIME Magazine’s Cover About Millenials

Here’s a remixed version of TIME’s most recent attempt to sell copies of their magazine, designed by Chris Person. What do y’all think?<p>Powered by …

Why Every Relationship Matters

Remember that girl in high school that refused to date while in high school because the guys are all too immature? I always laughed at this sentiment …

50 Quotes From Casablanca, In Order Of Awesomeness

“…Here’s looking at you, kid.”<p>“Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.”<p>“<i>It’s still the same old story/ A fight for love and glory..</i>.”<p>“Of all …

I Want To Run Away With You

We are surrounded by exits, one in every direction. There are only so many times you can pass by that glowing red sign with the promising arrow and …

Jimmy Fallon’s 10 Best ‘Late Night’ Moments

<b>1. History of Rap w/ Justin Timberlake</b><p>Jimmy Fallon has said he has the greatest job in the world. When he first took over for Conan O’Brien on <i>Late</i> …

50 Ways To Love Someone

1. Accept them for who they are right now.<p>2. Be nonjudgmental.<p>3. Do something to help them see their own potential.<p>4. Be selfless.<p>5. Make their …

It’s Okay To Be Sad Sometimes

Happiness is a choice. So I often wonder: Is sadness a choice too? Who wants to be sad? Happiness is something that most of us long for. Happiness is …

24 Things You Need To Stop Putting Off

1. Cleaning out your closet, which currently has about a dozen clothing items you never wear and several shoes which are clearly abused beyond any …

How You Know Someone Cares

Someone who cares will ask you how your day is. They want to know what you’re doing; they want to know if something significant has happened in your …

To You

I told you I was tired. That I’m done. That I wanted out. I felt triumphant at first, finally gathering up the strength and courage to break away …

What Happens When You Make Yourself Vulnerable

<i>To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you</i> …

The 25 Greatest Quotes About Love

Love is real, real is love. <b>John Lennon</b><p>Love is a friendship set to music. <b>Joseph Campbell</b><p>The most precious gift we can offer anyone is our attention. …