Posts tagged Relationships
There are Plenty of Fish in the Sea: A Conversation on Polyamory Relationships

There is an episode of How I Met Your Mother in which Ted, the show’s chronically single protagonist, lists off the group Halloween costumes he and his recently-engaged best friends Lily and Marshal have worn over the years. “Salt & Pepper and cumin” is one, as well as, ridiculously, “Lady & the Tramp and the bowl of spaghetti”. Couples’ costumes – as well as other twosome conventions – simply make senseto most people, and the notion of disrupting this perfect symmetry by adding in a third (or fourth, or fifth) party can come off as nonsensical, silly, or a sitcom-esque gag.

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The Barely Touched Tub of Vanilla Ice Cream at Baskin Robbins: A Humorous Account of Navigating The Dating World

Sometimes, a thought gets stuck in my head, and won’t leave. It’ll just rattle around like an empty beer can in the back of a rusty pick-up truck. Sometimes, it’s just an innocuous little thought, something meaningless like the fact that Uncle Phil from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was the voice of Shredder in the 80s/90s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon. Or it’ll be like the time I came across the word ‘embouchure’ in a book and had to look it up, and then saw/heard the word (at least) twenty times in the next week.

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