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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:

  • Loving Across Borders
    At age 11, Julissa Arce came to the United States from Mexico on a visa that expired three years later. For more than a decade,... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-21
  • The Upside of Our Parents' Divorce
    What’s the secret to sibling success? Apparently, an ugly divorce. At least, that’s how it went down for Ellen Umansky and her two brothers. Ellen’s... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-14
  • When His Shorts Are Just Too Tight
    It was Great American Eclipse of 2017 — the first total solar eclipse to cross the entire continental United States since 1918. Throngs of spectators... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-07
  • When Two Open Marriages Collide
    What are the boundaries of an open marriage? And what are the boundaries of an open marriage when your wife’s boyfriend has an accident that... Read more
    Published on: 2021-06-30
  • The Right to Fail at Marriage
    In 2004, the comedian Cameron Esposito sat on the steps of Boston City Hall and watched as some of the first legally married same-sex couples... Read more
    Published on: 2021-06-23
  • Was It Me or Our Astrology?
    After heartbreak landed Amisha Patel on her parents' couch, she began to question whether her love life was predetermined.... Read more
    Published on: 2021-06-09
  • Trapped in a Romance Scam
    Last spring, Michael McAllister’s inbox started filling up with messages from heartbroken women. “I thought you were the man,” one wrote. “Embarrassing, but I kinda... Read more
    Published on: 2021-06-02
  • Meet Cute at Zero Years Old
    Kadine Christie’s birth story is one that has been told to her time and again. She was born in the mountain town of Spalding, Jamaica,... Read more
    Published on: 2021-05-26