September 20, 2020

Society pushes on single people that they are only valuable to society if they are dating or married. There is nothing inherently wrong with this since human connection is important, but there are different degrees and different types of human love. On a deeper level,...

September 12, 2020

Across the world, singlehood is a growing trend. The Pew Research Center predicts that approximately 25% of American young adults will never marry and the percentage of one-person households in several major European cities has already crossed 50%....

September 6, 2020

Marriage and family are still sanctified in our society, and only recently a discussion has started about whether we should use the "F" (family) word more cautiously. In March 2017, Google experienced a backlash from its own employees after an internal presentation mis...

August 30, 2020

It is easy to get distracted and to lose sight of your goals that you want to achieve in life. There are many ways that you can waste precious hours of your time without working towards your dreams. It is important to not lose your life direction. Here are five simple...

August 23, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic causes many of us to think about our health, even if we feel great and are in good shape. 

What does marriage have to do with this? Well, if not a vaccine against COVID-19, marriage keeps being mentioned as a miraculous cure for almost al...

August 16, 2020

If you are an adult who is not interested in getting married or having kids or owning a home in the suburbs or chasing the highest-paying job or pursuing any number of other goals that may be expected of you in your culture, you are up against some challenges. You will...

August 9, 2020

For months we’ve been reading warnings that the coronavirus pandemic could make us lonely. But now researchers have good news: People are more resilient than we thought. A new study published in American Psychologist has found that social distancing has not led to more...

August 2, 2020

Sexual self-esteem influences almost every sexual decision you make, from who you engage with and when to whether you constrain yourself and how.

However, very little is known about sexual self-esteem and who has more or less of it. This is particularly important b...

July 26, 2020

We are supposed to be the vulnerable ones, those of us who are living alone. Under stay-at-home orders during the pandemic, our assumed loneliness has presumably deepened. “Ask Polly” advice columnist Heather Havrilesky, who has written so many thoughtful and multiface...

July 19, 2020

Are you feeling blue because don’t have a romantic partner? A recent report found that 51% of people between the ages of 18 to 35 currently are single and do not have a romantic partner. But instead of focusing on what you don’t have, focus on what you do have. You are...

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* Quotes are from real interviews conducted for the book, pseudo images and names are used to protect interviewees' anonymity. 

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