February 26, 2019

While the nuclear family continues to be held in high esteem throughout the world, single people are quietly cast as outliers—too weird or ugly or old to find a partner, doomed to die unhappy and alone. Despite the near 40 percent divorce rate (not to mention the outra...

February 18, 2019

Another Valentine’s Day has come and gone and singletons over the world are breathing a sigh of relief. Well, maybe not all singletons.

Elyakim Kislev’s new book, Happy Singlehood: The Rising Acceptance and Celebration of Solo Living, examines the recent pheno...

February 14, 2019

The whole love and marriage thing isn’t for everyone, but sometimes it feels like it should be — especially for those who frequently find themselves sitting at the kids’ table at one Jewish function or another.

Fortunately, if you’re enjoying the single life, a new book...

February 14, 2019

 As the population of single people grows yearly, with many living happy, fulfilled lives, there is a gradual shift in the notion that Valentine’s Day is torture for the uncoupled.

But Feb. 14 remains a platitude minefield for many. As an expert on singles and living an...

February 14, 2019

Valentine’s Day. During this time of the year, singles might be perceived as being lonely, sad, immature, or unable to get the best out of life. But something is changing.

In my book, Happy Singlehood: The Rising Acceptance and Celebration of Solo Living, I explain how...

February 12, 2019

The pressure mounts for many singles. But this pressure is unjustified. Many singles do not feel pitiful, alone, abandoned, or unlucky. They perceive themselves as attractive, articulate, well-educated, handsomely employed—and just happy to live on their very own.

I int...

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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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