Love (Emotion)

September 8, 2017

Modern Love: Finding God in a Hot Slice of Pizza

Modern Love By TOVA MIRVIS “Do you really believe God cares about kosher pizza?” my 10-year-old son asked me as I was tucking him into bed. […]
August 11, 2017

Modern Love: Four Castaways Make a Family

Modern Love By RENE DENFELD “I think you’re just right for her,” my adoption caseworker said, showing me her picture in the foster-child bulletin. She was […]
July 21, 2017

Modern Love: The 12-Hour Goodbye That Started Everything

Modern Love By MIRIAM JOHNSON The first time he slept over was an accident. He came to watch a movie, which for me became an exercise […]
March 9, 2017

Field Notes: From a Wedding Writer’s Notebook, 10 Views on Love

Field Notes By LOIS SMITH BRADY When writing for the weddings pages of The New York Times — which I have done since 1992, at first […]
November 18, 2016

Modern Love: When Eve and Eve Bit the Apple

Modern Love By KRISTEN SCHAROLD When you are raised to be a good Christian girl, you don’t just go to church; you date the church. Church […]
October 14, 2016

Modern Love: What’s Love? Don’t Ask the Answer Couple

Modern Love By ANN HOOD I used to be one half of the Answer Couple in Glamour. The other half was my husband. This was 30 […]
August 18, 2016

Modern Love: The Modern Love Podcast: Tituss Burgess Reads ‘A Prince Charming for the Prom (Not Ever After, Though)’

Modern Love By THE NEW YORK TIMES In this episode of Modern Love: The Podcast, the actor Tituss Burgess (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” “30 Rock”) reads the […]
May 20, 2016

Modern Love: No Sound, No Fury, No Marriage

May 20, 2016 Modern Love By LAURA PRITCHETT Three years ago, my husband and I broke up after two decades of marriage. Our path since has […]
April 8, 2016

Modern Love: When Moving Forward Means Stepping Back

April 8, 2016 Modern Love By CAROLINE HURWITZ My boyfriend knew he was losing me, which is why he sent me a box of books. It […]
April 1, 2016

Modern Love: On a Serpentine Road, With the Top Down

April 1, 2016 Modern Love By DORIS IAROVICI The skies opened up as I watched the tow truck winch my teal Alfa Romeo onto the flatbed. […]