communication

What Does Mercury Retrograde Mean? 4 Myths And Facts About This Astrological Shitshow

It’s cool, guys, there’s no need to panic, I swear.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 29, 2016 - 2:33 pm

Study: Voicemail Less Sexy Than Email, Everything Else On The Planet

What kind of monster would leave a sexy voicemail?

Robyn Pennacchia | September 4, 2015 - 2:30 pm

3 Easy Ways To Win Every Argument (And Still Make Everyone Happy)

Think “winning” an argument means always being right? … WRONG! Want to never “lose” another argument ever again? I’ve discovered that reconnecting to your personal purpose when conflict crops up is the secret to…

YourTango.com | January 30, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Life After Dating: Writing While Coupled

Over the weekend, my boyfriend Michael visited his mom and his sister, who was home from school for the weekend, out in the burbs. He told them he was going…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 3, 2014 - 2:00 pm

This Couple Communicated Using Only Emojis For A Month

A New York City couple spent a month using only emojis instead of written words to communicate in their text messages, and weirdly enough, it didn’t totally wreak havoc on…

Claire Hannum | August 27, 2014 - 9:00 am

Frisky Rant: You Are Not Sooo Busy

“I’m sooo busy!”

I’m soooo over this phrase. So over it I want to throw something when a person says it. Usually at them. I’m sooo busy is…

Jackie Brubaker | March 14, 2014 - 1:30 pm

4 IM/GChat Behaviors That Drive Me Insane

I have a phobia of the phone, don’t have time to write lengthy emails, and my handwriting is so out of practice that signing my rent check each month feels…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 17, 2012 - 10:00 am

How To Talk To Teenage Girls

My senior year of college I mentored a group of teen girls at an alternative high school outside of Portland, and it was one of the most powerful and moving…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 13, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: On Nagging

The first and only time my husband called me a “nag” invoked a cringe-worthy shudder, followed by the thought, “Am I seriously turning into my mother?!” In my personal catalog of unsavory labels,…

Tania Bolam | February 8, 2012 - 12:00 pm

10 Things You Should Never Say To An Emotional Woman

It’s a rare man who knows how to deal with an emotional woman. I know that “feelings” scare a lot of dudes and in their fear and perfectly admirable desire…

Ami Angelowicz | November 3, 2011 - 11:00 am

We Reach Our Full Dog Whispering Potential At Age 10

We all felt a special bond with our childhood dogs … well those of us that had them. My apologies to those who didn’t. When I was a kid, I…

Ami Angelowicz | October 14, 2011 - 3:20 pm
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