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Not into a big Pride parade this year? Here are some suggestions for a slower, more intimate celebration.
~ Sandra Carpenter
A therapist explains how we can ease back into face-to-face interaction as the pandemic wanes.
Here are some tips from experts and people in long-distance relationships themselves.
~ Suzannah Weiss
In some states, the pandemic has made it even harder for pregnant people to access abortion care.
~ Danielle Campoamor
Four months into the pandemic, people are feeling stuck and lonely. Finding an “intimacy buddy” might help.
~ Moushumi Ghose
Amid COVID-19 and BLM, my new love has witnessed and supported my anger, grief, and delight.
~ Loré Yessuff
In an era of uncertainty, snapping nude selfies has become this writer’s sacred ritual.
How is the pandemic affecting couples’ masturbation routines?
~ Anna Breslaw
COVID-19 has us coping with stress, fear, anxiety, and grief. Here’s how to manage them all.
~ Jor-El Caraballo
Even when most of our interaction is online, there are still ways to stay connected.