She wanted more than casual fun from her relationships, and so she waited.
“In an age when choice is supposedly supreme, my choice didn’t fit with the cultural narrative, and so it wasn’t viewed as valid,” she wrote in an article for Verily.
Despite all this though, teen magazines have never been more popular.
The Short Version: Verily Magazine, a female-friendly media outlet, strikes a refreshing and positive tone when discussing dating and relationships online.
The lifestyle and fashion magazine posts thoughtful articles that delve into issues that affect modern women.
Almost every popular teen magazine will have a behind-the-scenes look at either a famous TV series, a new youth movie or a hot, young celebrity.
Articles about crushes, dating, “hooking up” and breaking up encourage teens to get involved in an exclusive relationship before they are emotionally mature enough, which encourages fornication; and they feed young girls’ crushes by including stories and quizzes that will cause them to waste their time on lustful daydreams.