breakups

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

Judy Mae5 months ago
The Difference in Men’s and Women’s Mindsets After Breakup
“Guess what! I swear all my ex are getting hotter after breaking up with me!” I was meeting a guy friend of mine on a Sunday brunch to check on him after learning that he had just called it off with h...
Elayne Douglas 6 months ago
An Open Letter to My Ex-Boyfriend’s Mother
We were friends. You were dubbed “Mom Number 2” because of how loving you were, how much you cared for me. You were one of the sweetest, kindest women I had ever met, so full of grace and compassion t...
Atterrue Robbins6 months ago
How Did I Allow It to Ever Get This Far?
I don't know where to start, or even how to start. I'm sure you knew my work would begin like this. Confused and unaware... oblivious to what point I'm trying to make, or what steps I'm trying to take...
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Agnes Hwangpo6 months ago
What I Learned from My Failed Relationship
Let me introduce myself. My name is Agnes and I'm a 27-year-old woman that can count on her hand how many relationships I have had. Pretty sad, right? I haven't had that much luck on relationships and...
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Akyia Robinson6 months ago
Little Things to Do While Dealing with a Heartbreak
So before I give you tips I’ve personally used that have helped me, I’m not at all saying all or any of these will “definitely” work for you in helping you completely get over a heartbreak. But these ...
Isabel Rodriguez6 months ago
The End
I find a lot of happiness in dark skies. I think it's because they remind me of summers back home. No matter how bright the sun shined, you could always expect a storm in the middle of the day. The mi...
Being Woman6 months ago
Should I Be Dating My Ex?
Before you judge me and answer that question with a violent "NO," please know that I AM WEAK. With that being said, here's the juicy story... I got engaged last year to my boyfriend of one and a half ...
Debby Hanson6 months ago
How to Get over Your Ex
Now I understand fully the terms “forgive and forget” or “give 'em a chance” or “it happens, it’s life.” Blah blah blah, yes, we get it, but if it continues multiple times, especially if they have a h...
Mariya 6 months ago
What About Falling out of Love?
This very idea has been pondering around my mind for some time now. It is a complex topic to write about and candidly, it will take me more time to draw up a complete conclusion of my own but here is ...
Ciao Perla6 months ago
The Best Goodbye
Evenings became rather intriguing and so did mornings, afternoons, and every other moment spent with him as everyone loved him except for me. I eventually managed to gather enough courage and a few re...
Tiffany Downing6 months ago
The Breakup Bounce Back
Whether you’ve been broken up with or you’re the one doing the breaking, you always go through an adjustment period when you become newly single. Sometimes it’s excitement or relief when letting go of...
Kathryn Parker6 months ago
Letters for Myself: Part Two
To John Smith and to the Man Who Promised Me Australia
Emily Grace6 months ago
Toxic Relationships
Recently, I have experienced first hand what the meaning of a toxic relationship is. There was pain, deception, heartbreak and even when the blindfold is finally lifted, and you see that person for wh...
Nia Wheat6 months ago
Late Night Thoughts
Was I too much of a woman? I swallowed my demons and fell for you anyways, knowing the consequences of love. I was vulnerable, attentive, engulfed in who I thought you were, only to be let down again ...
Michelle Werbeck6 months ago
We Were 15
Everybody has a first heartbreak. Most people experience this in high school or their first year of college. Mine was no different than that. My first sign should’ve been the way it started. Do you kn...
Liliana Moreno6 months ago
The Heartbreak
Where do I begin with all this lovey-dovey stuff. First of all, many people in life have been through so much lately. One thing that’s very common in society is heartbreak. Why doesn’t this stop? Well...
Meredith Philbrook6 months ago
The Story of Us
It is seven thirty on a Thursday when you wake up next to him. The sun is streaming in through the open window of your fifth floor walk up, casting shadows across the dark features of his perfect face...
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kelsey morgan6 months ago
Moving on and Getting Over
Life, man. I know for sure I’m not the first to say it and I won’t be the last, but it moves quickly. When it comes to relationship, I can tell you one thing for certain: they’re hard! Now, that means...