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Issue #223 (November 2010) issue cover
Love? Sex?

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The writer falls for a "bad boy." He becomes increasingly possessive and their constant fighting turns physical. It's not until after she breaks up with him that she learns she was in an abusive relationship.
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In this sidebar, couples are encouraged to discuss and agree to a list of "relationship rights."
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DeAnna comes out to her mother as bisexual and gets a surprising response. Eventually, she identifies as a "full-time lesbian." (full text)
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