breakups

When it comes to breakups, pain is inevitable, but Humans thinks that suffering is optional.

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Praia Princess8 hours ago
Who Am I???
So I lay awake in bed constantly every night because I don’t have peace of mind and my heart is unsettled. I think back to the young spirit I once knew. A strong confident woman who had so much potent...
Jen Moose2 days ago
Break Ups!
Why is it that breakups are the worst thing on the planet? You know it's coming and it needs to happen. You spent weeks, even months contemplating breaking up. When you get to the breakup, you wonder ...
Vanessa Hampton4 days ago
Love Hurts
What I have learned in love and relationships over the past 30 years and why it's took me this long to figure it out... I think as women we are hardwired, or maybe convinced as children, that love is ...
Morgan Sankofa4 days ago
How to Break a Soul Tie
A Soul Tie is such an intimate and close connection where you bond so much with another person, place, object, idea, etc. that it can't escape your mind. Daily interactions are just a sliver of the po...
Mariah Dunn5 days ago
When a Friendship Ends
Breakups hurt. They leave you confused, lonely, and with your brain constantly repeating “what if” scenarios. Friendship breakups are no different; in fact, sometimes they seem more painful because ea...
Jane Scott5 days ago
How to Not Make Amends
This is the story of how I tried to make amends and how that went horribly wrong. First, a bit of backstory. I dated this guy (let's call him Ron) in my junior and senior year of high school (we were ...
Liliana Moreno6 days ago
Leaving Forever (Pt. 1)
Once you’re in a relationship, you feel so happy. You feel like no one else in this world can give you happiness. You’re wrong. Anyone in this world can make you happy. Your friend, your best friend, ...
Ara --6 days ago
Dear Sweetness, Open When
Dear Sweetness, How are you? How have you been? How's your mama and father doing? How are the dogs? Have you eaten yet today? How are... There are so many questions I want to ask you, but I can't. I d...
Brianna Price8 days ago
My Tango with the Devil
In most scary movies, the naïve group of friends usually performs some dumb spell to conjure up some demon they have no idea how to deal with. Well, what if I told you all that I was even dumber than ...
Brianna Price9 days ago
Ferris Wheel
Mikaela sat down solemnly, her body jumping as the familiar potbellied man with graying sideburns slammed the gate closed on her. Eyes welling up with tears she began her slow climb. She wasn’t sure w...
Arunima Mittal12 days ago
It's a Process
Heartbreak is intense. It physically hurts. Telling your story to others and having them make you feel better only works to an extent, even if they're your best friend, your mom, or your "person." In ...
Shari Shanice13 days ago
Rules for Breaking Up
Having been on the sending and receiving end of a breakup text, I can tell you this is not my first rodeo. Some breakups are mutual, some come with heartbreak, others come with freedom. All in all, th...
Hannah Thaell13 days ago
My Letter to Him
It's been months since I let you walk away. But here I am, just now getting back up on my own two feet. Because I knew, in that first moment I met you, that there was something about you that I needed...
Amanda Gabrielle15 days ago
Why Ghosting a Girl Is the Worst Thing You Can Possibly Do
This is probably the worst time to be in your 20s trying to find love. If you talk to your parents, they’ll probably, not probably- definitely, tell you that when they were our age, people faced the t...
Kyia B16 days ago
Dear Diary
Dear Diary, It’s the month of March and I finally can say that I started my morning with a good and clear head as well as did my meditation. This is the first in many months of that I have been able t...
Chris Hearn19 days ago
Four Months on from My Marriage Ending
It's been four months since my wife unceremoniously left me. I wrote about the experience a few months back. I just reread it, and tears are flowing down my face. I have shed more tears in the past fo...
Paulina Pachel20 days ago
Toxic Traits We're Too Scared to Recognize
It’s confession time. At one point, we all have been through a bad breakup. There finally came a time where we had subconsciously decided that it was time to let go of that one toxic boyfriend, girlfr...
Thank the Ones Who Broke You
For years I have told my friends, "I honestly have the worst luck with dating guys." I wasn't saying this because of self-doubt or just after one lousy date with some idiot. No, I truly believed it. L...