1. Enter to win the ‘My Valentine’ photo essay contest
Upload a photo and tell us in 100 words or less why your Valentine is special.
You have until Feb. 2 to enter our contest. Voting begins Feb. 3, and the most popular Valentines will win prizes. Look for the winners in the paper and on roanoke.com on Feb. 14.
Share your tips on how to make relationships work, for people who have been together for days or decades.
Email email@example.com by Monday (Jan. 28), or mail Extra, Valentines Day, The Roanoke Times, P.O. Box 2491, Roanoke, VA 24010
Keep your words of wisdom at fewer than 300 words. Our favorites publish Feb. 10.