The Intrigue of People Who Like Being Alone

In my 13 years of blogging about single life, no topic has been more popular than this one

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Why so many people are drawn to solitude and to single life, including even some people who are partnered

1 The badass personalities of people who like being alone

Conventional wisdom and scare stories

3 Is it better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all?

Kids: Single people who have kids and single and coupled people who don’t

4 The children of single mothers: How do they really fare?

What’s best for you?

5 7 questions to help you decide if you’d be happier single

How we live now, and what has changed

8 What is the divorce rate, really?

Not everyone is preoccupied with sex and romantic relationships

16 Asexuals: Who are they and why are they important?

“America’s foremost thinker and writer on the single experience,” according to the Atlantic. Author of “Singled Out.” Harvard PhD www.belladepaulo.com

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