The Night Started Out Just Like Any Other

Red flowers bloomed

Published here 🙂 Two hours of odd, dark silence. Thank God I’m not stuck in that crevasse between the wall and the bed like her. How can she do that? More importantly, how can she live like this? Lying here is like being in a coffin. This tiny apartment wouldn’t be so bad if it […]

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Mechanisms of Initial Attraction

Couple gazing

Story Highlights: Most people value a sense of humor when seeking a partner, based on an informal survey of 64 adults conducted by the reporter. Similarity breeds attraction: most people are attracted to those who are familiar and similar. Couples can keep the fire going in their relationship with the help of attraction research. SAN […]

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The Psychology of Marriage and Divorce

Wedding

Story Highlights: The probability of a first marriage ending in a divorce within five years is 20 percent. Fifty-six percent of Americans aged 18 to 34 are unmarried. Marrying younger than age 25 dramatically raises the divorce risk. SAN DIEGO- Marriage rates in America are on the decrease among the younger population, according to the […]

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