romance

The ‘How to Get Your Ex Back’ YouTubers Might Be Onto Something

At first, these videos sound like clickbait or snake oil. But, dive deeper, and you might just get some meaningful advice

How to Start Sexting With Your Long-Term Partner

Sexting is par for the course when you’re talking to someone new, but it can be awkward when you’ve already boned someone 1,000 times. What can you say to keep things fresh?

A Decade Later, How Much Did ‘No Strings Attached’ and ‘Friends with Benefits’ Get Right About Hookup Culture?

This MEL roundtable attempts to separate fact from fiction about how the idea of friends with benefits played out in reel life versus real life, and how much the culture has changed in the last 10 years

The Year’s Most Sensual Love Story Is an Unforgettable Study in Loneliness

The acclaimed Thai drama ‘Days’ depicts melancholy as a permanent condition, which is why the brief moment its isolated characters finally connect is so powerfully erotic