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Author: Black Lesbian Love Lab

About Our Family
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Georgette and Shannon: There Are Levels To This Love

About Our Love

God Gave Me A Second Chance With My Soul Mate

My partner, Eula, and I come from very abusive childhoods. For years upon years our bodies, minds, hearts, souls and spirits were slowly being destroyed. Still, we survived abuse, neglect, abandonment and unfaithfulness. Roughly five years ago, we saw each other at a pride festival. Eula says that was the moment she knew she found the ONE. At the time we had both been through very bad relationships, and I just wasn’t ready to be hurt again and I didn't want to hurt someone else either.
About Our Love
Tre and Maia nuzzle each other.

About Our Love: Why I Waited Five Years to Marry My College Sweetheart

For me marriage symbolizes a step toward a future. And of course I believe in non-conventional relationships, but I always wanted a wife. When I met mine, I really was partly afraid I would lose someone so important to me without making that grand gesture. Another part of me wanted to show her how serious I was about being just as important in her life. We were engaged for five years and much to my chagrin I wanted to speed up that process.
Celebrations
Tracy and Tiffany embrace at a table with bouquets and sand glass.

Tracy & Tiffany: A Divine Meeting Leads to a Two-Bride Wedding in the Bible Belt

After seven years of love, laughter and friendship, Tracy and Tiffany married in September of 2015. Tiffany says about her wedding day, "I thought I would be nervous on the day of the wedding, but I guess since I was so nervous the weeks leading to it, I didn't have any nervousness left. This day was special to me because everyone there was in support and not judgment. This not only made me happy but Tracy also. If she is happy, I'm happy!" Click to read more of their story.
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Melissa Henry is a football player with the London Warriors AFC.

20 Winning Relationship Tips Black Lesbian Couples Can Learn From The Super Bowl

Every January or February millions of Americans gather around their TVS to watch the Super Bowl. This year is extra special because it’s the golden anniversary of the game. Super Bowl 50 is a big freaking deal. And if you’re a black lesbian who expects your relationship to last past 50 days, 50 weeks or 50 months, here are some great relationship tips to steal from the big game:

Dear Lesbian Love & Advice: My Partner’s “Wife” Doesn’t Even Want Her

Dear Lesbian Love and Advice: Can I get some advice? My stud says she loves me, but she says she thinks someone else may be her soul mate. She has referred to this other woman as her “wife.” However, this other woman won’t even talk to her! I feel like she's only with me for now, but if the other woman were to suddenly show up and declare her love for stud, my stud would leave me in a New York minute. I'm torn, heartbroken and weary of it all. What's a black lesbian to do?
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