My Darling Quarantine, I fell in love with you the moment I first heard your name. I knew it was wrong—I hated myself for loving you, but I couldn’t help myself. I yearn for you: your sweet, sweet stillness, your long hours of the day, your unvarying sense of self. How could I love something so destructive, a by-product of a disease that has brought so much pain and suffering? Alas, I’ve always had terrible taste when it comes to love.You came at the end of March and ended winter with your warm embrace. You immediately put me at ease. Sure, the news was horrifying, but you were the solution! Your intentions were pure. You tucked me in and
Mauree Turner for House District 88 In an exclusive new interview, Mauree Turner, a 27-year-old criminal justice advocate, takes ELLE.com inside their campaign to become the first nonbinary state legislator and the first practicing Muslim elected to the Oklahoma state legislature.Oklahoma has one of the highest rates of incarceration in the world, and a good portion of the state's residents are affected by the criminal legal system. I am one of them. My dad was in and out of a prison for minor property offenses until I was 13 years old, so I saw firsthand the many barriers he navigated while the government bolstered a narrative that he didn't deserve a second chance in life.
A new study from dating app Badoo has revealed current attitudes to sex, in the year that has turned dating on its head. Surveyed in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, 55% of Brits admitted a lengthly dry spell has had a negative effect on their wellbeing, while a third of singles do not feel comfortable talking about their sexual preferences with a partner. In a new report ”Let’s Talk About Sex: 2020” by Badoo has uncovered three sex trends which have emerged in the midst of the pandemic. Do you agree with the findings in the study? Let us know in the comments... Insecurity about their body tops the charts as Britain's number
An Instagram model risked a wardrobe malfunction in a barely-there top. Dani, an influencer from Los Angeles, posed in Fashion Nova’s long-sleeved jersey. The clothing item is described as “anything but subtle” on the retailer’s website – and we can definitely see why. Even though the top is high-necked, it exposes plenty of cleavage through its front split. In one of her recent pictures, Dani attempts to close the top with her hands. Even though she’s tied the strings with a bow, she nearly misses a wardrobe malfunction as it gapes open. Dani held the skimpy top together to avoid popping out of it (Image: Instagram/Fashion Nova) Read More Related Articles Read More Related Articles Even though the
Dr Emily Morse gave her advice to men who struggle to maintain an erection in the bedroom. The sexpert shared tips on Instagram in honour of Men’s Health Month. She cited hormone problems as one of the most common reasons for impotence. Many don’t have the right hormone balance, which can make it a struggle to get it up. The doctor of human sexuality said: “I would definitely get testosterone checked.” To do this, you can get checked on the NHS and your doctor will also be on hand with other advice. Dr Emily Morse gave her advice on erection troubles (Image: Instagram) Read More Related Articles Read More Related Articles Dr Emily also had some words of reassurance
Have you been washing your hair wrong? According to a hairdresser, you shouldn’t actually be shampooing your locks every day. Julien Farel, the founder of Julien Farel Restore Salon & Spa in New York, said too much product can dry out your tresses. He told GQ : "If you shampoo every day, it will strip your scalp of all its natural oils and can lead to dry, brittle hair." Unless you have oily hair, you should only lather up your hair two to three times a week. Julie added: “Only those with an oily scalp should wash every day.” Julien Farel explained how many shampoo their hair too regularly (Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto) Read More Related Articles Read More Related
Episode 2 of The Crown season 4 sets up a truly delicious dramatic scenario: a long, weird weekend at Balmoral Castle during which the royal family is visited not only by Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher (Gillian Anderson), but also by Diana Spencer (Emma Corrin), Prince Charles's new girlfriend and future wife.The episode is named "The Balmoral Test," a reference to the long-rumored royal initiation which newbies are subjected to at the Queen's estate in Aberdeenshire. Diana creates a strong first impression at dinner, mostly by being charmingly meek and self-deprecating, but the real test comes the following morning, when Prince Philip takes her out on a hunting expedition. Diana acquits herself extremely well during her outing with Philip, cheerfully