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The many forms of soulmates

The many forms of soulmates

Keira Wingate, Arts & Life Editor

May 14, 2020

A soulmate is defined as a person whom one has a strong affinity, shared values and tastes and often a romantic bond, according to Dictionary.com. Funnily enough, it’s definition such as those that cause people to lose sight of a connection they have with someone outside of romance. You could be sitting ...

Staying healthy while keeping the relationship healthy

Staying healthy while keeping the relationship healthy

Rebecca Meluch, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

April 15, 2020

We all know relationships are hard — but throw a pandemic into the mix and they are even harder.  We’ve heard about how the coronavirus has affected our economy, restructured our education and stripped away our jobs, but when it comes to our love lives, online classes and stimulus checks are not...

Relationship advice for when the honeymoon phase ends

Relationship advice for when the honeymoon phase ends

Rebecca Meluch, Focus Editor

February 16, 2020

Call me the “love doctor,” or maybe don’t.  I’ve been through it all, from short term relationships that lasted for a few weeks, to long term relationships that lasted years.  But like each snowflake, relationships are all unique for whoever is experiencing them. They all have their own s...

How a DePaulia writer came to terms with her breakup near Valentine’s Day

How a DePaulia writer came to terms with her breakup near Valentine’s Day

Rebecca Meluch, Focus Editor

February 10, 2020

What are your plans for this upcoming Valentine’s day? A romantic dinner, an intimate movie, or a cozy night in? How about crying in your bed, re-reading texts and looking at old pictures of you and your ex, who  blatantly broke your heart on the worst possible holiday to dump someone on? When I...

When it comes to getting over heartbreak, time will help you heal

When it comes to getting over heartbreak, time will help you heal

Keira Wingate, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

July 21, 2019

Everyone who has had a broken heart knows that not all feel the same. Some broken hearts prove that maybe the feelings weren’t as strong as one thought, or that it was just lust. But, the first real painstaking heartbreak is something that nobody can truly be ready for. What I wasn’t prepared for was the love th...

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