Isaiah Washington's character, Savon, from 'Love Jones' had a particular line that stuck with me from the very first viewing: "You guys are always hoppin' and fallin' in love. Love ain't what it is. It's easy to fall in love, but will someone, please, tell me how to stay there?" It initially struck me because my naive self couldn't understand it, then later struck me for its truth once I was a bit older and wiser. Where I once thought that falling in love was the difficulty, I now see Savon's point — standing and staying in it is where the real work lies.
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The film, based on true events, picked up the Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay trophies at this year's Academy Awards — along with a Best Supporting Actress score for ingenue Lupita Nyong'o. The movie was filled with important lessons about love and life, especially from the resilient Solomon Northup. Here are just a few that we took away.
Cindy Chupack, award-winning screenwriter and producer of the hit series 'Sex and the City', has a new book you're not going to want to miss! From the creator of sassy Carrie Bradshaw, comes a book of marriage advice, insight, and personal experience.
"First — if you are in love — that's a good thing — that's about the best thing that can happen to anyone. Don't let anyone make it small or light to you." While fans of John Steinbeck don't often consider him love icon, a letter that he wrote to his son speaks volumes about what was really going on inside the heart of one of America's most revered authors.
The time has come again for us all to sit back and listen to Nigel's words of wisdom.
Almost 70 percent of people have been unsure whether they're on a date at one point or another, according to a recent survey. Need a little help figuring it out? We reached out to TheDatingCouncil.com (and mined our own twisted minds) to come up with some telltale signs that you are not, in fact, on a date.
What is he thinking? A real dude details his dating insecurities and explains why ladies like us have nothing to worry about. Plus, some of the craziest sex moves ever. It's all in our weekly roundup of love, sex and relationship news!
When finding a mate, men and women generally have a checklist that a potential lover has to meet. For some that standard can be mostly superficial, being more concerned with physical appearance or financial appeal, while some care more about how that person may treat others and themselves.
Is it a classic case of commitment-phobia or is he leading you on? Plus, possibly the most traumatizing version of 'Wrecking Ball' you'll ever watch. It's all in our weekly roundup of love, sex and relationship news!
Dear Ladies Who Are On The Fence About Whether Or Not to Dump The Guy Who's Taking You For Granted: here's what you should be hearing from the guy who's worthy of your time. Maybe not right away, but within, say, 3-6 months. Otherwise, hit the "next" button. For the sake of both you and all the guys out there who are waiting for you to be single again.