breakups

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

Kat Garcia3 months ago
My Nightmare (Pt. 3)
It's amazing how it takes one person to completely change your dreams; sometimes for the better, other times for the worse. Shortly after John returned from his trip we went house hunting. Our taste i...
LeAnn Murch3 months ago
Stalking Your Ex
I'm almost positive everyone has stalked a lover at some point in their life and if you haven't I give props to you for having such strong will power. My friends and I make an adventure out of it, we ...
Candace LaBella3 months ago
Living in Fear
For the longest time I thought I was in love. The bruises and choke marks that lined my body were ones that would be forgiven and forgotten about because a simple “I love you” and “I’m sorry” would fi...
Ossiana Tepfenhart3 months ago
10 Worst Things to Do After a Breakup
Did you know that studies have shown breakups to be more traumatic than dealing with moving your home or losing a job? It's true, and yet, breakups are way more common than either instance for most of...
Iggy Paulsen3 months ago
13 Signs Your Ex Will Come Back to You Soon
Breakups suck. Breakups are not always permanent. In fact, there are plenty of happily married couples who have broken up prior to tying the knot. Seeing couples reunite is rather common, often to the...
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Vanessa Marie3 months ago
Words Left Unsaid
I've sat here. Sat here in front of this very screen. I've sat here and thought about all the things to say. All the anger I have felt. I have typed and erased. Walked away and found mantras to shift ...
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Nelly Jada3 months ago
It Wasn't Love...
It wasn't love, it was loss. He took his time to understand who I was. He rummaged through every vulnerable piece of me. The man I thought I loved to what was going to be forever took my heart and sha...
Michaela Bolch3 months ago
The Time I Fell for a Trap
We met, fell in love, and then the worst thing possible happened. We broke up. But our story doesn't end there. I eventually moved on and then I heard from him again. I didn't know what to expect. He ...
Kay Mclean3 months ago
Dear Cheater, This Is How You've Changed Me
Everyone knows that being cheated on hurts, but the intensity of the pain is unbeknownst to the cheaters even if they’ve experienced being cheated on. The ugly truth is I was once a cheater but; since...
quinn riley3 months ago
Black Sheets
The first time I fell in love I was 19. I was naive, a bit lost, and especially innocent—as most young adults assumingly are. He was engaging, original, and beautiful—absolutely beautiful. Our first f...
Alice May3 months ago
The Spectrum Chronicles
So my first love shat on me from a great height (metaphorically, of course). He was the definition of an unrequited love: Heart smashing, feeling-crushing "love." I loved him from a one-sided fence fo...
M F3 months ago
Read This If You Can't Just Move On
People and things only have the power that we allow them to have in our lives, the power we give them. Without that, they are nothing. They have no effect on us, no meaning to us. Whatever you need to...
Nychole Lee3 months ago
Love You to Death
There were no more Dear Diary entries. I couldn't write through this pain. I just took my shahada so I couldn't drink or smoke. I was perplexed but I needed an outlet. Screw it, I'm grabbing me a box ...
Brianna Price3 months ago
Twisted Love
I saw him... He'd left a pair of Express jogger pants here and I'd folded them and placed them in the drawer with my clothes. But since everything blew up and we were forced to not speak any longer, t...
stacie johnsen3 months ago
Destroying the One Who Loves You
Chad and I have been together for almost nine years and there have been plenty of ups and downs. Neither of us are perfect we have both made mistakes and managed to work through them. Until recently! ...
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Emma Mayer3 months ago
A Letter to My Ex
For a while, you made me laugh; you made me sing, you made me dance, you made me feel like I was worth everything in this lifetime. For a while, you made me think about the future. For a while, you ma...
M F3 months ago
The Heartache of Breaking Up with the Love of My Life
The pain of a break up doesn't just hit you when you actually break up. The truth is, it starts long before the actual break up. During the time when you are trying to work it out, when you're trying ...
Amber Fester3 months ago
The Story of My First Love
I remember it like it was yesterday. We met when we were 14. I was in a current relationship, he was not. We met in early April at a bonfire, as what most teens did. He came over to sit by me and we t...