True story: "I had endometriosis & didn't even know it"
Jolene* only found out that she had this debilitating disease when she was trying to fall pregnant. She opens up about the emotional anguish she suffered as a result of the discovery.
True Story: “I was sexually assaulted by my date while on holiday”
Jeanne*, 33, invited her date back to her vacation rental apartment, only to be attacked by him. She managed to fend him off but says that the experience has left her scarred.
True story: "I'm 38 years old & I have no savings
All Lavinia* wants is to get her financial act together. The communications director has next-to-nothing in her bank account and is tens of thousands of dollars in debt
True Story: "I love my hubby but we don’t have sex"
Gabriella*, 37, has been married for four years, but for the last two years she and her husband Anthony* have not been sexually intimate with each other. Yet she insists that she will not leave her husband
As told to Her World: "How we escaped our bad dates"
We asked eight women to tell us at what point they realised their date was going nowhere, and to share the funniest, craziest – and even cowardly – ways they got out of it
True story: “I’m a 35 year old virgin”
Most people would be shocked to learn that Tanya* is still a virgin. But the communications director, who is single, says that she made the choice to remain celibate until she gets married
TRUE STORY: "I forgave my husband who had a mistress"
When she couldn't get pregnant, her husband had an affair - and told her to support his new girlfriend
True Story: "My depression left me a prisoner in my own home"
For four months, Jessie*, 39, couldn’t leave her house or even look after her children, because of severe depression stemming from sexual trauma
True Story: "My ex-boyfriend used a stuffed toy to talk about his feelings"
On top of this, he was also manipulative, possessive and unpredictable
TRUE STORY: "I married my lecturer"
Bella Koh, better known as @catslavery, met Terence Yeung in the school canteen
I had a sugar daddy for three years
He wined and dined me while we stayed in five-star hotels but didn't want a commitment – and I enjoyed every minute of it
TRUE STORY: "I fell in love with the intern"
Michelle Ang shares the story of how a man nine years her junior managed to win her heart
TRUE STORY: "I met the man of my dreams through Reddit!"
Abigail Kang's husband-to-be, Trevor West*, was convinced that she was catfishing him. She shares their funny love story