Case of the ex: How break-ups really impact us

Divisive events of the past few years show how much animosity there can be when two sides fundamentally disagree with each other...Read more

Relationships: why can't gay men communicate?

For issue #158 of FS we conducted a big survey on break-ups (to start the year on a cheering footing)...Read more

Six ways to survive a break-up

Negotiating a break-up is never easy, I think that’s something I’m sure we can all agree on.Read more

Will I ever find space in the love car park?

Things change all the time. However, it often feels that the more things change, the more they stay the same, as they say...Read more

No more sex shaming: why my 2017 will be sex-positive

"I want to be a ‘slut’. There, I said it."Read more

How stigma stops you getting a date

Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.Read more

The Ex-Factor

In a phenomenon that seems to be particular to the gay community, a lot of guys end up with a friend or two who they used to go out with. Some still go on holiday together. But how close a friend can your ex really be?Read more

The swiping game - a textual kick to the balls

In an ideal world, this is what would happen: you swipe right, they swipe right, conversation sparks, you meet, instant connection and scandalous flirtation ensue, moonlight dinner dates and long, lustful stares fill your evenings...Read more

Would you date an HIV-positive guy?

If you’re worried about an HIV-positive partner getting sick or dying then it’s time for you to realise that it’s now the 21st century.Read more

Hello my name is Tom. Fancy a date?

It’s not for the want of being single, but ever since being diagnosed HIV-positive, now nearly three years ago, my dating game has changed or completely disappeared to put it more accurately.Read more