breakups

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

Stephanie Ashley2 years ago
A Completion
It happened almost overnight. I fell asleep feeling content with the way things were playing out. I was living at my mom's with my boyfriend but it was only because we had goals. We were going to buy ...
Kimberly Denesse2 years ago
Break Up Lessons: Part Two
Making the decision to confront the Emptiness was, quite frankly, emotionally overwhelming for me but, the decision needed to be made. I was at a point in my life where I had no choice but to face all...
Katrina Dean2 years ago
Cracking the Code
We've all been there, ladies. We meet a guy and he makes our hearts race, our palms sweat, and our thoughts get scrambled. We all have that one guy that we thought would be the one someday. Married wi...
Tee Dot2 years ago
Dear Friend Stuck in a Relationship but Won't Leave
I think we’ve all either been there or know someone who has been in a bad relationship for way too long. And as the best friend, you always have to be the shoulder to cry on, there to listen, to give ...
Linu George2 years ago
Blessed with a Breakup
We used to be friends. Best friends, actually. I met Jamie when I moved to his school for my further education. He was one of the first few people I had met and we instantly clicked. Something about h...
Sam Akter2 years ago
First
To my first, I'd be lying if I didn't say I was first attracted to you by your appearance. We all try to deny it but it's the truth. Isn't it? I remember every part of you, I memorised you. How your h...
Kimberly Denesse2 years ago
Breakup Lessons: Part One
I am a 41-year-old, never before married woman. I have come close a few times, but never as close as my most recent engagement to a man I will refer to as Aaron. When I say we were CLOSE to getting ma...
Kendra Town2 years ago
Letters to a Lost Love
To the one I once loved, I could have lived my life happily, not knowing what emotional abuse was. Then you walked into my life. You carried yourself with courage and self-confidence. I found you dari...
Eva Beatrice2 years ago
12am
I feel quite selfish blaming it on you. But lately I've been losing myself and the only reason I seem to find for this is that you left when I needed you most, you left when I finally started to belie...
Hannah Collins2 years ago
Baggage
My car started to shake and growl in peak hour traffic for the third time that week. Rhythmically it would crescendo until I was sure it could take no more, and then, thwomp, it would visibly give a l...
Devin Stone2 years ago
A Heart's Tale
I’ve been having trouble lately, trying to come up with something deep, something…personal to talk about with you until recently. What felt like years ago, I met the craziest girl I’d ever meet in my ...
Ryan C. Hicks2 years ago
One Love.
I have been known in my day to make some humorous, yet insensitive, remarks via social media. Especially those pertaining to women of low moral character and/or those who ease through life without bei...
Susan McCord2 years ago
My Girlfriend Just Dumped Me by Leaving a Note After 5 Years Together!
Dear Sybersue, I just came out of a five-year relationship that ended very abruptly! My girlfriend just blindsided me with a note saying she wasn’t happy, then packed her bags and left before I got ho...
Claire Raymond2 years ago
Should I Give My Cheating Partner Another Chance?
With over 70% of people having cheated on their significant other at some point in a relationship, cheating is hardly rare. And forsome, that's it, game over, but others are willing to look past someo...
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Louise Jay2 years ago
My Relationship With a Psychopath
Dating a psychopath is a very difficult experience to explain. When our relationship began, it felt like he had swept me off my feet. I was so happy to be with him. He wanted to know everything about ...
Amanda Frazier2 years ago
Salt, Starlight, and Chlorine
She lies in the hammock, legs dangling, toes barely brushing the slightly damp grass; her arms behind her head and her long hair undone and hanging behind her to dry. She has been swimming all day, an...
Rooster Robinson2 years ago
I See You...
I see you. I've been watching you. The woman at the fun group gathering with her man. You sit by his side under the night sky gears grinding in wonder. Smiling and laughing along with the crowd. Plann...
Jai Storm2 years ago
Conversations with a Ghost
It always seems like my best ideas come to be mid-drink in an airport bar where I wait for my three hour layover to pass. It's the same old cantina, the same old seat, near the same old gate at Dallas...