Tayi Sanusi

Bio

Tayi Sanusi has been a Sex + Dating Writer at Elite Daily since September 2017. After graduating from NYU’s Tisch School of Arts in 2015, it was clear that her creative storytelling skills also had a place in the editorial sector. Currently based in Berlin, Germany, she’s also a performer, poet, translator, social media strategist, and travel videographer. To keep up with her latest work and travel thangz, check out her Insta at @moxiecleopatra. In her free time, Tayi can be found on terraces everywhere with a spritz and personal cheese board in hand. She’s also equally obsessed with reading AND audiobooks because, why chose? For injuries, shoot her an email at tayi.sanusi@gmail.com.

For Maximum LOLs, Use These Funny IG Captions For Pictures Of Your SO

By Tayi Sanusi
The art of crafting a witty Instagram caption to accompany that hilarious picture of your SO is a vital part of keeping your IG game top-notch. Even if that perfectly-timed shot is strong enough to gain attention on its own, pairing it with a solid…

10 Sentimental Gifts To Give Your Partner After You Get Engaged

By Tayi Sanusi
Deciding to spend your life with your partner is one of the biggest, most emotional choices ever. An engagement is a big deal! Naturally, it calls for an on-going celebration, and if you want to do that by surprising your SO with something special,…

Here’s What To Do If Your Parents Are Bummed About Your Breakup

By Tayi Sanusi
Processing your own feelings after a breakup can be hard enough without the added guilt of your parents' own sadness. Of course, it's understandable. When a relationship is serious, the emotional bonds between you and your partner can extend to…

Totally Nail Your 1-Year Anni With Any Of These Personalized Gifts

By Tayi Sanusi
In today's casual, purposefully ambiguous, way-too-confusing dating climate, making it to the one-year mark of a relationship can feel like a major achievement. And it is! 365 days is a long time to share with someone. To commemorate this huge…

10 Cute Couples Tattoo Ideas That Don’t Have Initials In Them, Just In Case

By Tayi Sanusi
Relationships don't always last forever, but tattoos certainly do. If you and bae can't wait to seal your love with some matching ink, there are so many creative ways to commemorate your 'ship. But going all in and getting each other's names or…

Dua Lipa & Anwar Hadid's Body Language At The AMAs Was Too Cute

By Tayi Sanusi
In case you need something cute to warm your chilly heart, Dua Lipa and Anwar Hadid's body language at the American Music Awards is here to brighten your day. Seriously, these two looked so good together, it was almost too much to bear. (Almost.) If…

27 Non-Cheesy Insta Captions For Your Couple Announcement

By Tayi Sanusi
Once you've officially boarded a new 'ship, it's time to start brainstorming clever ways to let your friends and family in on the secret. The right caption to announce your new relationship status (that won't read like stale queso) might involve a…

Awk, Here’s What To Do If You Get Tagged In A Pic With Your Ex

By Tayi Sanusi
Social media is all fun and games until your high school bestie decides to tag both you and your ex in a Homecoming TBT you'd completely forgotten about. Depending on how your relationship ended, navigating social media after a breakup might require…

These 20 Quotes About Moving On From Heartbreak Are So Powerful

By Tayi Sanusi
No matter how devastating breakups can be, sooner or later, it's important to accept that the only person responsible for your healing is you. Although it may feel like the pain of losing someone will never go away, making an active decision to move…

Send Your Long-Distance SO These Sexy Texts To Really Make Them Miss You

By Tayi Sanusi
Even though being apart from a partner can feel like absolute torture, learning to craft the perfect sext is a hot way to help keep the passionate energy between you burning bright. If coming up with sexy texts to send your long-distance partner…

These 15 IG Captions For Your Engagement Announcement Are So Perfect

By Tayi Sanusi
You said yes! Amazing. That part was probably easy — but it might be a little trickier to come up with the right words to tell the internet that you're going from BAE to fiancée. Finding the right Instagram caption for your engagement announcement…

Being In Love With An Ex Can Be Hard, But Here's How To Get Through It

By Tayi Sanusi
Unrequited love for an ex is a pain that I wouldn't wish on anyone. When you're holding a torch for your ex, it's often easier to focus on the good times and gloss over the bad ones. Needless to say, it takes time to adequately mourn the loss of a…

Here's How To Respond When Your Date Flakes On Plans & You're Bummed

By Tayi Sanusi
In a perfect world, dates flaking last minute would be as rare as UFO sightings — you'd hear about it happening every once in a while, but it wouldn't actually happen often enough to be a legitimate concern. Sadly, the real world is filled with…

If Your Fam Asks Why You're Single On Thanksgiving, Here's What To Say

By Tayi Sanusi
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it's time to gear up for food, family, and more food. For anyone who's flying solo this year, quality time with the fam might also mean dodging questions about your personal life that you'd rather not answer…

The Difference Between Love & Infatuation Is Crucial, Experts Say

By Tayi Sanusi
If the mere thought of the person you've been dating sends shockwaves through your body, chances are you're starting to feel some very strong feelings for them. However, early on in a relationship, understanding the difference between love and…

Text Your Partner One Of These 15 Clever Jokes To Make Them Chuckle

By Tayi Sanusi
If you're not sharing at least one belly laugh with your bae per day, it's time to start coming up with some clever jokes to text your partner. Apart from the fact that having something to laugh about (even if it's silly) feels great, infusing humor…

Here’s Why A Bride’s Father Traditionally Walks Them Down The Aisle

By Tayi Sanusi
Every culture and religion has wedding traditions that are built on their ideas and beliefs. However, regardless of your culture or religion, staying true to yourself while also navigating long-standing wedding traditions can be tough. One such…

You Need These 15 Photos Of Meghan & Harry Holding Hands In Your Life

By Tayi Sanusi
It's already well established that Harry and Meghan are the cutest thing on Earth since baby pigs started wearing rain boots. And if you thought they couldn't get any cuter, feast your eyes on these photos of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle holding…

These 5 Signs Might Mean Your Partner’s In It For The Long Haul

By Tayi Sanusi
Making the transition from being in a casual relationship to a more serious partnership isn't always clear cut. Sometimes, relationships progress gradually, and before you know it, you're spending most nights of the week together. In other cases,…

Here's How To Talk About Jealousy When It Affects Your Relationship

By Tayi Sanusi
Jealousy is a normal human emotion, and there's nothing wrong with feeling a twinge of it when scrolling through your favorite influencer's vacation pictures. Nevertheless, jealousy also has an ugly side, and it has the potential to impact any area…