When Your Partner Stops Giving: The Silent Pain of Emotional Withholding

When Your Partner Stops Giving by Solis Invicti

The suffering caused by emotional withholding can be more excruciating than verbal or even physical abuse. How to recognize it—and what to do.

Been Through A Messy Break-up? Then You May Suffer From Pistanthrophobia

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Pistanthrophobia is something that you bring on every date you go on after a bad break-up. It prevents you from being able to love fully. Danny Baker explains some simple ways you can get past it.

Purge, Forgive and Thank your Ex


An honest woman’s perspective on letting go of a man who wasn’t right for me.

She Dumped Me Because I Didn’t Make as Much Money as Her


A poem to the woman who left me because of the size of my wallet.

Dear Men: Lessons From Feminism

Dear Men Lessons from Feminism photo by tobyotter

Veronica Grace would like to share with men the survival tips she’s learned from other women that might also be helpful to men.

Dear John: Remaining A Couple Will Require A Third Person


Time away from an ex who is sleeping with someone else, serial break ups, and a husband who is uninterested in sharing a social life.

Dear John: An Affair To Forget


A late discovery of an affair, a thankless favor, and a second breakup from wanting to get back with their ex.

One Couple, Two Fortune Cookies (Video)


“A couple on the brink of a breakup has an intimate conversation in a restaurant, unaware that their every word is being closely monitored. However, not all is as it seems.”

Dear John: She Doesn’t Want Him …Until She Can’t Have Him


Dear John addresses a repetitive heart breaker, ripped gifts, and a friend spouting personal information.

Dear John: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do (Like, Really Hard)


Dear John addresses an unclear breakup, contacting a stranger on a train, and fighting in front of kids.

Dear John: I Can’t Bend That Way


Do I have to bend into a pretzel to be intimate with him? How can I get him to ditch the basketball t-shirts? Why did I just get dumped via text message?

Would You Let Your Son Break Up With His Girlfriend on Facebook?


Benoit Denizet-Lewis travels to a ‘healthy breakup’ conference.

The 10 at 10

President Obama

Breakups are really painful, the Cansecos make a swap, and the president talks Libya.

How to Get Dumped by a Hollywood Starlet


Mark Radcliffe reveals how breaking off a short-lived romance can hurt just as much as a long relationship.

Breaking up: “How To” & “How Not To”

TweetI was rocking the argyle and in the 1980’s that may have been enough to push me over the top. The Actress was my first girlfriend and my first breakup.  And my second breakup.  And possibly my third breakup.  I don’t remember for sure if we broke up two times or three times.  I was […]