Love Articles

Love is a potent force that connects us to one another. It isn’t logical, but emotional. There are many types of love: love for a partner, the maternal love for her child, and love you show toward your friends. No matter what type of love it is, the feeling is universal and genuine. All human beings understand and experience love.

Here you will find articles that help you understand how love impacts our lives, whether that’s romantic love or the warmth you feel towards family and friends; these are some of the deep connections that love fosters. It is an essential part of the human experience that we learn to value as young as infancy as late as our senior years.

I Love My Friends, But It Feels Like They Don't Love Me

Having friends gets harder the older we get. Our lives become busier. We get married, have kids, buy our first houses, and with all of that come responsibilities and obligations...

What Is Cosmic Love?

It is easy to look at the song by the indie rock band Florence and the Machine as an expression of “Cosmic Love” through its title and verses. But then there is much more to...

What Is Love? How To Tell

“If you love someone, set them free.” -Richard Bach “Love is patient; love is kind. It does not envy; it does not boast…It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always...

Are Love And Marriage Outdated Ideas?

This past year has been very much a strong feminist revolution. Women are speaking out and are being stronger in their reactions to things that have been traditional roles...

Why Does Unrequited Love Hurt?

Unrequited love is complicated. It’s often said that love hurts but when you’re the only one in love it hurts twice as much. When you’re in love with someone you envision a...

Is It Normal To Still Love My Ex?

Breakups suck, and there’s nothing worse than not being able to move on after things have ended. Even if your relationship wasn’t very long there is a grieving period that you...

I Love My Boyfriend, But How Do I Know If He's the One?

There are two major stages that your relationship will go through before you can reach the point of getting married. The first is when that moment hits you that you realize, ” I...

I Love My Kids, But They Are Driving Me Crazy

If you find yourself thinking “I love my kids, but they are driving me crazy!” welcome to parenthood. This is a perfectly normal thought to have when you move from holding that...

I Love My Son, But I'm Not Sure The Feeling Is Mutual

We all have those moments, during different stages of our child’s lives, when we feel like maybe our child doesn’t love us. In the case of younger children, sometimes they...

What To Do When I Love My Best Friend?

It isn’t uncommon for a friendship to develop into something more. It can be really confusing to realize you have feelings for a friend and even more confusing to know...

Origin of Love Myths and Science

We all love. We love our children, our families, and our romantic partners. But why do we love? What is the origin of love? Philosophers and scientists have been trying to...

Tantric Love: Where Spirituality And Sexuality Meet

When you hear the words “Tantric love,” what is the first thing that comes to mind? For most people, the words “Tantric love” immediately conjure up mental images of sex...

Love isn’t easy; in fact, it is quite the opposite most of the time. It’s messy complex, exciting and compelling. Sometimes love is frightening, because you feel exposed and vulnerable. You don’t have to be afraid to care intensely for another. Take a look at our directory of online counselors who can help you learn how to love without fear.
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