breakups

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

Nova VanAuken2 days ago
My Broken Road
She stayed up wondering...is he running again...wanting to say how she felt, unable to speak because fear had such a grip on her. It whispered in her ear, "You fucked it up so much lately that he woul...
N. Ferrier2 days ago
It Takes Time
I used to beat myself up over people leaving me. I would blame myself and overthink why they left, wonder what I did to push them away. Then one day I had a revelation of sorts: Yes, people will leave...
Maggie Mae3 days ago
The One that Got Away
Sometimes dealing with a breakup is not easy at all. Dealing with that big hole inside our heart is just too difficult, especially if we know from the beginning that our story is not going to last. So...
Danielle McLean5 days ago
The Deepest Connection Your Soul Has Ever Felt
There is a very specific person that came to mind when you read that title. I want to encourage you to think about them. No matter how painful, no matter how much it hurts that you aren't together. Th...
P.O. Williams5 days ago
The Darker Side of Love
Our relationship started off like all amazing relationships do. We couldn't get enough of each other, counted down the seconds until we could be in each other's arms again, constantly talked about eac...
Brielle Bristol5 days ago
Moving On
Moving on is hard, y’know? People make moving on look so easy. You assume it is until you have to. I wouldn't dare put as much of myself into my last relationship if I knew then what a know now. A who...
Come Home
It has been 18 hours since he walked out that door, he was meant to come back just like every time that we have fought. If I had known this would happen I would have never let him go, he would still b...
Hannah McInnis5 days ago
To the Boy Who Broke My Heart
To the boy who broke my heart, I spent the last of my teenage years knowing and learning to love you. The time I was supposed to spend growing and learning myself, I spent learning and loving you. For...
Kendra Bennett7 days ago
Dear Ex #1
I've decided to write open letters to each of my exes. I felt inspired to do this for two reasons: one being Ariana Grande's new single, "Thank U, Next." For those of you who have not yet heard the so...
Regina Mauro10 days ago
Love Is Not a Choice
It’s hard. Being in the middle is so hard. This feeling of staying between two fires, you can get burned so easily. I think love is so overrated. Love will tear us apart, like Joy Division said. I’ve ...
Kelsey Hayes10 days ago
Worst Breakup Ever
I decided to change names as to not destroy the already deflating ego of a diabolical cheater. I was sitting in the kitchen drinking coffee when I heard a soft knock at the door. I wasn’t expecting an...
Gradie O'Nally10 days ago
Modern Day Fairy Tale
Oh, what a night(s)!
Lakeyia L10 days ago
Slow Heartbreak
The thing between love, hate, and heartbreak is different but it all depends on if you are in a relationship or if you are just dating and trying to see how fast things will go. Sometimes dating helps...
Mar 🌸11 days ago
As the Sister of the Guy Who Won't Call You Back
I am writing this after fighting with my brother about you. I don't know you, I don't know what you look like, I sometimes don't even know your name. He might refer to you as the bar you met him in, t...
Cassidy Kirk12 days ago
An Open Letter of Apology
Where to start, you changed me for the better and for the worst. The first thing I want to do is apologise, I'm sorry I wasn't enough and I'm sorry I wasn't ready, I was so scared of loving you that I...
Nychole Lee13 days ago
Love You to Death (Pt. 2)
Dania used her common sense and stayed on the floor until she heard the door close behind Taalib as he left. Did she really just hear him speaking to Zarina? Why was he telling her thanks and where is...
People Change
Everyone needs to feel good about themselves right? Especially when you feel like everything has been taken from you in a flash. All of your hopes and dreams are in the middle of coming true, just to ...
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Lauren Oscar15 days ago
The Remains of 'Him'
It wasn’t a conventional relationship, but she had defined it as a relationship all the same. It had only been 2 weeks, 17 hours and 4 minutes since ‘he’ had last been in her life but for her it had f...