Trouble With The Swirl: My Boyfriend Was Ashamed Of Me Because I’m Black

I learned that love isn’t blind the hard way. “I didn’t think you’d want to know.” This was how my boyfriend of three years told me that he was leaving me for a different girl. A white girl. As I watched him struggle with what to say, I remembered that I had seen them together around campus […]

Wow: Woman Texts “How’s Life LOL” to Ex After Driving Over His Mom

Breaking up is hard to do. Elizabeth McClain, 22, allegedly ran over her ex-boyfriend’s mother with a car in Austin, Texas, after stalking the man for three months, the Austin-American Statesman reported. As McClain drove away from the crime scene, she allegedly sent her estranged lover a text message that read, “Hows Life LOL,” (Sic) according to KXAN. […]

Are You in a Co-Dependent Relationship?

From Pick the Brain Consider the following scenarios. You have a friend who is extremely needy. They complain that you don’t call them enough. They become upset when you make plans that don’t include them. Your significant other constantly seeks your approval. It seems as if they cannot make a decision without first consulting you. […]