Being Single When Sad Things Happen

Even the most independent of people eventually need someone to lean on. In tough times, you can always turn to your family or close friends.  But they don't ever quite match up to the kind of comfort a boyfriend or girlfriend could offer.  In general, being single when sad things happen really sucks. You don't…

Can You Lose The Ability To Fall In Love?

Little girls grow up watching fairytales.  They see prince charming saving the princess and ultimately think that something like that will happen to them one day. As a young teenager, we think having a boyfriend will solve all of our problems.  We want to have our first kiss and fill the gap in our hearts that…

Dating Someone Who Is Stuck In The Future

There are people who are attached to their past, people who are desperate to live in the present, and people who are always reaching for the future. People and incidents in my past left my life uncertain.  I thought I had it all planned out.  I knew when I was going to get married, what…

I Don’t Know What It’s Like To Be In Love

I often read love stories and wonder how the hell authors come up with them.  They fill the pages with this feeling that can jump right into the reader, but it's a feeling many of us have never even experienced in real life.  Novels about being in love portray this unreal romance that overcame all…