We spent 30 days on the road. We drove to Florida, Maine, and back to LA, interviewing over 50 couples along the way. Read about them below! Or come to one of our live events.

  • Kev and Jo – The Rewards of Risk

    Kev and Jo – The Rewards of Risk

    Kevin and Johanne (Jo) have been married for 35 years, and Kev says, “being with someone for that long, 35 years – it’s the best thing you’ll ever do.” They live …
  • Hannah and Dylan – Different Paths

    Hannah and Dylan – Different Paths

    Hannah and Dylan love each other in part for their differences: “We have always said that I am the wolf and he is the moon – that he is sort …
  • Thane and Kim – The Same Page

    Thane and Kim – The Same Page

    Thane is detail-oriented. He’s learned new skills to help maintain the house he shares with Kim – replacing drywall and repairing a deck – tasks he’d never done before. Kim exudes a …
  • Helena and Tom – Growth with Purpose

    Helena and Tom – Growth with Purpose

    Tom (36) and Helena (33) live together with their 8-year-old son in Wells, Maine. We visited them during a serious snowstorm. Like most New Englanders they appear unfazed. Although they had …
  • Jon and Charlotte – First and Foremost Friends

    Jon and Charlotte – First and Foremost Friends

    Jon and Charlotte’s household includes two energetic adolescent boys, a menagerie of pets, and a partnership that is full of loud laughter. Jon and Charlotte (both in their forties) have …
  • Shelley and Kirk – The Dance of Now

    Shelley and Kirk – The Dance of Now

    When we knocked on Shelley and Kirk Drake’s front door, we were greeted with bright eyes, huge smiles, tight hugs, and the popping and crackling of a fire. They offered us …
  • Bob and Sue – The Letter

    Bob and Sue – The Letter

    Bob (60) and Sue (64) Lechner met in January, 1982 when Sue was a single mother raising her young daughter. Bob says, “We were friends. I used to come over and …
  • Lizzie and Jon – A Winding Road

    Lizzie and Jon – A Winding Road

    Jon had proposed in a pub on New Year’s Eve, 2014 while the ball dropped on a TV in the background. When we met Lizzie (25) and Jon (27) in …
  • Jared and Nicole – The Plan is to Plan Ahead

    Jared and Nicole – The Plan is to Plan Ahead

    Nicole and Jared met in college in September, 2008 at a theatre audition. Jared quips, “I think it was the 27th. I think it was a Wednesday.” He’s serious – …
  • David and Israela – What’s at Stake

    David and Israela – What’s at Stake

    David puts it simply from the get-go: “One of the secrets of us staying together – since we’ve both worked [as lawyers] in divorce work over the years – we understand …
  • Carter and Janet – Life is Long

    Carter and Janet – Life is Long

    Carter and Janet’s Texas home is so full of laughter, it’s almost surprising it’s just the two of them living there. Married 27 years, their children grown and away from …
  • Chris Anne and Jason – A Darlington Pair

    Chris Anne and Jason – A Darlington Pair

    Chris Anne and Jason are a featured couple in How Love Lasts – The Play. See their story live in Los Angeles this fall! Jason and Chris Anne met in 2000 while …
  • Sara and Gina – Like Puzzle Pieces

    Sara and Gina – Like Puzzle Pieces

    Sara and Gina – both in their ‘40s – have been together for 11 years. They met at Sarah Lawrence College; Gina was part of the theatre department and Sara the …
  • Jessica and Jordan – Two Peas in a Pod

    Jessica and Jordan – Two Peas in a Pod

    Jordan and Jessica met in 2010, when Jessica was a first-year law student, and Jordan – in his third year – was the class’s TA. Jordan says, “she was very …
  • Mycah and Ashley – Not Yet

    Mycah and Ashley – Not Yet

    Mycah and Ashley were high school sweethearts. They met and started dating as freshmen in high school 15 years ago in 2000. Ashley says, ”We went to the birthday party …
  • Mindy and Bobby – Two Little Kids

    Mindy and Bobby – Two Little Kids

    Mindy and Bobby are a featured couple in How Love Lasts – The Play. See their story live in Los Angeles! Before I begin, I want to say that I could …
  • Luke and Katy – Through Thick and Thin

    Luke and Katy – Through Thick and Thin

    Katy (27) and Luke (28) grew up in Texas, and went to the same high school, but they didn’t really get to know each other until years later. Before they …
  • Dale and Joe – Going the Distance

    Dale and Joe – Going the Distance

    Dale and Joe are a featured couple in How Love Lasts – The Play. See their story live in Los Angeles this fall! Dale (50) and Joe (45) have been together for …
  • John and LeAnne – Committed to Independence

    John and LeAnne – Committed to Independence

    LeAnne Carrouth and John Bourbonais are fine with being apart, and they told us during our conversation that that’s part of what keeps them together. At first I thought they …
  • Allan and Stephanie – Faith in Fate

    Allan and Stephanie – Faith in Fate

    Allan and Stephanie are a featured couple in How Love Lasts – The Play. See their story live in Los Angeles this fall! Allan (53) and Stephanie (47) Herpin are meant to be. They believe …
  • Beth and Ken: 5 Little Things

    Beth and Ken: 5 Little Things

    We visited Beth and Ken Berman in their home in Potomac, Maryland. They’ve been married for 28 years, and are recent empty nesters. The way these two spoke – even …
  • Tim and Vanessa – Es Tipico

    Tim and Vanessa – Es Tipico

    Tim (28) and Vanessa’s (26) relationship has been filled with typical twenty-something challenges such as periods of long-distance, cross-country moves, and unemployment to name a few. When asked how they’ve …
  • Jan Harris – Love’s Lasting Impression

    Jan Harris – Love’s Lasting Impression

    Jan and Marsha are a featured couple in How Love Lasts – The Play. See their story live in Los Angeles this fall! While scheduling our first round of interviews we received …