Pandemic Passion: DIVA readers spill the tea

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From corona-cuffing to going poly mid-pandemic, we find out how Covid-19 is affecting queer women’s relationships BY ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGE VIA BROADLY GENDER SPECTRUM COLLECTION  For our December issue, we asked you wonderful DIVA readers to tell us all your passion filled tales from the pandemic. Whether you U-Hauled with a stranger for your queerantine [….]

VIEWS: Finding love in lockdown

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When looking for love in times of Corona, the all-important spark matters now more than ever BY FRANCESCA BLESSLEY, IMAGE VIA ISTOCK As we enter Lockdown 2.0, finding an immediate connection with someone and the ability to fast forward a few months to the Netflix and Chill stage is essential.  At the start of lockdown, [….]

CELEB: Olympic couple Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird announce engagement

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The power couple announced the news on Instagram over the weekend with the most adorable pic 💖 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Love is in the air already this November! After first meeting at the Rio Olympics back in 2016, queer sport icons Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird this weekend announced their engagement with [….]

CELEB: A brief timeline of Kristen Stewart’s dating history

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K Stew is no stranger to the dating game, let’s reminisce 💖 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGES VIA INSTAGRAM Over the years, Kristen Stewart has had her fair share of Hollywood romances. She’s been breaking hearts all the way back to her Twilight days and she’s dated some pretty high profile hotties.  Ahead of the release [….]

DATING: More than half of Black British people don’t see their love represented online

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Bumble’s #MyLoveIsBlackLove campaign aims to better represent the breadth of Black Love in the UK BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA BUMBLE Have you ever tried searching for images relating to words like romance, relationship, and couple? If you have, you’ll notice that there are little to no depictions of Black people within the images you find. [….]

DATING: 10 compliments to make on a first date

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Worried you’ll get tongue-tied? Here are our top tips for sparkling conversation. BY ARISTEA BITSAKAKI  We’ve all been there. You’re on a first date and you just don’t know what to say next. Well, don’t give up! Here are our top tips for compliments to pay your date. Follow this advice, and you may be [….]