A slice of romance: Remembering Claude McKay

A beautiful poem from celebrated Jamaican writer Claude McKay, who would have celebrated his 125th birthday today. Enjoy…   Romance by Claude McKay To clasp you now and feel your head close-pressed, Scented and warm against my beating breast; To whisper soft and quivering your name, And drink the passion burning in your frame; To…

You can’t stand your partner’s mum – what do you do?

This week marks the UK cinema release of the highly anticipated new film, Think Like A Man Too. As such, each day this week, we’ll pose a question inspired by the relationship-based comedy. Dilemma one: the overbearing mother! Jenifer Lewis plays an overbearing mother in Think Like A Man Too You meet a man/woman and…

Sitcom stars: Married men Monday

Married men Monday! Sitcom stars: Flex Alexander (All Of Us) with his wife, R&B singer Shanice; and RonReaco Lee (Sister Sister) with his wife Sheana Freeman. If you’re looking for your own ideal partner, join http://www.dates4us.com today.

Battle of the beefed-up Brit boys!

UK MCs Lethal Bizzle and Tinchy Stryder both celebrate their birthday today, with Bizzle turning 30 and Stryder turning 28. But ladies, if you had to choose, which of these MCs floats your boat? Tell us what you think. And don’t forget, if you’re looking for a new beau to float your boat, join http://www.dates4us.com…

Does love need madness?

What does this quote mean to you? And do you think there needs to be an element of ‘madness’ in a relationship for it to be true love? Tell us what you think. And remember: if you’re looking for a new relationship, join http://www.dates4us.com today. #ThursdayThoughts

Throwback Thursday: dancehall styl-ee!

Throwback Thursday! A fun, feel-good hit from dancehall star Elephant Man, who celebrates his 39th birthday today. And remember: If you’d like to meet a new partner and… wait for it… “Gi’ dem a run” for their money, join http://www.dates4us.com today 😉

Don’t mess with my man!

Woman gives her boyfriend a t-shirt to warn off other women!   A British woman went to great lengths to ensure her boyfriend wouldn’t cheat on her whilst on holiday: she made him a t-shirt that warned other women to stay away from him!   Leon Connolly, 24 (below), was packing to go on holiday…

Glorious Gloria

Still stunning at 65! Unforgettable lyrics – taken from the 1978 hit song I Will Survive – from Gloria Gaynor, who celebrates her 65th birthday today. If you’re over 60 and looking for love, join http://www.dates4us.com today. Love has no age limit and romance could be waiting for you. Now… everybody enjoy this Sunday sing-along:…

Questionable start, happy ending?

Can a relationship that begins amid controversy have a fairytale ending?   It has been just over a week since Gabrielle Union finally wed her beau Dwyane Wade in a lavish ceremony on August 30.   The 41-year-old US actress looked radiant as she hugged her 32-year-old basketball star husband and naturally, both the bride…

How do you feel about your sex appeal?

An interesting sentiment from UK star turned Hollywood heartthrob Idris Elba, who celebrates his 42nd birthday today. How do you feel about your sex appeal? Do you think your sexiest days are behind you or have you become sexier with age? Tell us what you think! And don’t forget, if you’re looking for your own…