'American Hustle' — nominated for 10 Academy Awards and voted the #1 date movie of all this year's Best Picture nominees — is also a fascinating study in love and relationships. Here are four profound things this film brought to light about love, life and what we all do to get by.
In honor of February being Black History Month, we'd like to take today to honor several African American authors who have had an impact on American literature with their captivating works of fiction and poetry. These are the authors who had something to say about love and life, and they said it loud.
Creative expression is an important part of any cultural group. People of all nationalities, genders, ages, and political affiliations find a way of expressing themselves through art, literature, music and dance. To that end, we'd like to take a moment to focus on a few LGBT authors from around the world, to highlight their lives and love stories, and the works that made them famous.
Discover how James Costello's heartbreaking experience in the Boston Marathon led him to love.
Okay, prepare the tissues. We've rounded up the top ten viral love stories of the year. These stories are the ones that tugged at our heartstrings and went wild on the internet. And for good reason! These stories set the internet on fire and nearly crashed our computers, all because they revolve around the most important emotion in the world: love.
We were sad to hear about her passing this Sunday at the age of 94. And even though she's well-known for 'The Golden Notebook,' she's also written some of the most touching love stories of all time (no doubt why she won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2007). Here are some other heartfelt, thought-provoking stories that will change your views of love, sex and self-identity.
Whether they concerned the love of a parent for their child (and the lengths they would go for them) or the romantic love of a young couple, Wilde's plays are works that everyone should know.
When a devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake hit the Sichuan province of China back in the spring of 2008, 70,000 people were killed and thousands more were left injured. But there's a sweet love story to come out of the catastrophe that we couldn't help but share.
Welcome to the first installment of Love & Learn, a new column devoted to lessons of the heart, straight from the stars we love. Here, Gabrielle Reece—U.S. volleyball icon, former model, wife, mother and author of the just-released My Foot Is Too Big For The Glass Slipper—shares a few things she knows about love after 17 years of marriage, three children—and the usual number of arguments.
This close to Valentine's day I’ve fallen back into my old reading habit of romance novels. To be honest, I had been leaning towards that anyway because I am a member of a couple of “interesting” & fun Facebook groups, one of which has a romance novel author as a member. I read her books, I liked them. She sent me some more, I liked them too…then I had to ask myself what exactly did I like about these works?
Usually, director Quentin Tarantino and the word "love" don’t fall into the same sentence ... or the same book for that matter. However, for 'Django Unchained,' behind the violence, racism and amazing cast, is a love story that one cast member compares to 'Romeo and Juliet.'
From tear-jerkers to the warm fuzzies, the New York Public Library shares with YourTango their top 10 picks for the greatest romantic reads of all time. They can melt your heart, make you laugh and leave you longing for a Kleenex. Who can resist the most sought after romantic novels of all time? Whether you are looking for that special someone, or blissfully in love, these ageless classics know just how to pull on those heartstrings. So, jump under the covers, turn down the lights and get flippin'.