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Modern Love

For 16 years, the Modern Love column has given New York Times readers a glimpse into the complicated love lives of real people.

Since its start, the column has evolved into a TV show, three books and a podcast. Now, we are excited to announce a relaunch of the podcast at The Times, hosted by Daniel Jones, the editor and creator of Modern Love, and Miya Lee, editor of Tiny Love Stories and Modern Love projects.

Each week, we’ll bring you their favorite stories from the column’s vast archive, conversations with the authors,  and a few surprises.

New episodes every Wednesday.

Latest Episodes:

  • Could I Forgive Him One Last Time?
    When Victoria Rosner was seven months pregnant, her husband filed for divorce. He “decided that he couldn’t be married anymore, not to me, he said,... Read more
    Published on: 2022-08-03
  • How to Find the One
    When Meher Ahmad first saw the movie “Bend It Like Beckham” as a young girl, she was transfixed. Watching the main character, an Indian woman... Read more
    Published on: 2022-07-27
  • The Shame Game
    The year was 2006, and Damon Young had just met a woman on MySpace. Their back-and-forth was witty, flirty and easy. They went on a... Read more
    Published on: 2022-07-20
  • A Mother's Secret
    Ayad Akhtar’s parents met in Pakistan in the early ’60s, when they were both medical students and “ridiculously attractive” — or so their friends say.... Read more
    Published on: 2022-07-13
  • ‘Do It, I Dare You.’
    In his early 20s, Kevin Renn moved to New York City with dreams of making it as a playwright. When money got tight, he decided... Read more
    Published on: 2022-07-06
  • Left to Be Found
    Yvonne Liu knew from a young age that she was adopted, but she didn’t know the details. All she knew was that she had been... Read more
    Published on: 2022-06-29
  • Only With Distance
    Nora Johnson had been making weekly visits to older man after he suffered a mild stroke. But he wasn’t just any older man. “We had... Read more
    Published on: 2022-06-22
  • A Younger Man
    Heather von Rohr had moved to Los Angeles with aspirations: to make it as a screenwriter and to fall in love, marry and have a... Read more
    Published on: 2022-06-15