3 Breakups: an Anatomy of the Devastation (and How to Heal)

After the breakup, the injured need to experience love again and know that they still matter.

What If Breaking Up Isn’t Rejection?

You just got dumped. What if it really, truly isn’t about you?

How To Handle Dealbreakers

Every relationship is a matter of compromise.

Call for Submission: What That First Trip Together Taught Us

Did your first vacation as a couple convince you that you were meant to be? Or did it make you question your compatibility?

Why Saying ‘I Don’t Mind’ Ruined My Relationship

All she really wanted was for him to be him.

Debunking the Myth of Failed Relationships

A breakup is a life circumstance. It does not define you.

The One Thing About Heartbreak That Almost Kills You

Heartbreak, it turned out, was the only thing that was ever going to fix my broken heart.

7 Things My Breakup Taught Me About Dating as a Nonbinary Trans Person

Dating when you are transgender isn’t easy.

A Letter To A Good Woman Who Feels Stuck With A Good Man She No Longer Loves

My life seemed fine, but underneath I was unbearably restless. Our 5th anniversary was coming up. I felt stuck. Almost 4 years now. It’s hard to believe this used to be a problem in my life.

Men Get Scared, Too

Strong, powerful, without regret—why have we delegated these characteristics to men (and only men) after a breakup? James Gummer gets us off the couch.

How To Harness And Heal The Pain Of A Breakup

Jordan Gray says that it only takes a few steps to heal heartbreak, or ANY negative emotion, from our lives.

5 Keys to Rebuilding Your Self-Esteem After a Breakup

A breakup can be hard on your self-worth. With these five tips, you can survive and even thrive after a relationship ends. — Breakups can take a toll on your mental and physical health. In extreme cases, especially if you’d been with a narcissist or were in a codependent relationship, a breakup can be physiologically similar to withdrawing from an […]

How Alcoholics Anonymous Got Me Through The Worst Breakup Ever

My whole world was thrown into upheaval, and I didn’t have a clue what to do next.

5 Things You Will Regret as a Divorced Parent

Getting divorced may be the best or the only choice you can make, but some regrets may come into focus in hindsight.

Sometimes, It Just Is

Letting go of relationships isn’t always easy, you can either let it break you or make you.

17 Pieces Of Advice From People Who’ve Gotten Out Of Toxic Relationships

Feel like it might not be worth the time? Take this advice and run the other way.