My parents would lose face if any explicit photos of me made their way into the public sphere.
How should parents respond when teen sexting is now a normal part of the social fabric?
For parents, navigating sex and the internet can be an anxiety-inducing terrain because they are often less technology-literate than the kids.
As technology continues to evolve, new ways to violate consent continue to emerge.
Once our clothes come off, there’s an uncertainty and vulnerability we’re just not used to, or at least I wasn’t used to.
Excusing bad behaviour with “boys will be boys” is really just saying “I can’t be bothered”.
Dating apps have given us so much choice and so much power but no rules.
In secular life, the idea that a particular type of relationship can be touched with magic has become a socially acceptable way to have faith in something beyond...
Big Little Lie’s Mary Louise’s nimble gaslighting may be the product of a lifetime of gendered oppression.
The best platonic relationships are often accidental feats of circumstance and chemistry.
How could something that made me feel so empowered be something that I was ashamed of?
My new tinder profile will read ‘happily single, seeking same’ with an Arab emoji next to the crescent.
My whole life I’d had the impression that an Egyptian husband was their biggest dream for me. Someone who shared our values, language and culture.
As an Egyptian Muslim girl, losing my virginity outside wedlock, to a white, Yorkshire boy who was unsure whether God even existed, was one of the sweetest...
Sucked in partnered parents! You have no escape. I mean you may have things like true love and stability, but I have silence while I eat my packet mac’n’cheese...
"I’ve realised how often I sought emotional labour from the women in my life without reciprocating it."
A ground-breaking initiative is using social networking to make it easier for us to help our older neighbours.
Learning a kind and compassionate way to negotiate money, sex and other responsibilities becomes quite central to a relationship’s success.
The idea of “heartbreak adrenaline” reminded me of the stories I’d heard about mothers who’d suddenly, miraculously, summoned the strength to free trapped...