Daily Archives: July 30, 2013

Love Is Blind, So Is My Husband

Love Is Blind, So Is My Husband

So you met this guy, there are millions of these stories and you either love them or hate them. You’ve had your forays into romance and so on and you think you’ve gotten pretty good at knowing the difference between hot sex and a real connection. When you’re taken in by strong feelings for someone […]

Why Didn’t I Leave This Violent Relationship Sooner?

Why Didn’t I Leave This Violent Relationship Sooner?

“Why didn’t you leave sooner?” I’m asked. “Because I knew this would happen.” It really shouldn’t come as a surprise that I ended up in this situation. Growing up, I was abused by my parents. My father used to do cocaine. My mother enjoyed wine coolers and pills. Children whose parents abuse alcohol and other […]

The Beauty And Art Of Body Modification

The Beauty And Art Of Body Modification

PHOTO: Kayan girl, Mary Rose Loria Body modification has existed since the beginning of time in different cultures across the world. Tattoos, nose rings, septum rings, earrings, lip rings, tongue rings, navel rings, gauged piercings and genital piercings span the globe in history and every cultural background in existence. Each piercing had specific religious, rite […]

PLAYLIST: Best New Releases Of July 2013

PLAYLIST: Best New Releases Of July 2013

PHOTO: Laura Mvula, Bunch Of Style, UK Laura Mvula – “Green Gardens”: British singer Laura Mvula’s debut album Sing the Moon debuted in the U.K this March and quietly in the U.S. in May. Last week, she released the new video for “Green Gardens.” Because of her classical conservatory training in music and her deep, booming voice […]