Tag: bad breakups

5 universal truths to tell yourself after a horrific break-up

  Break-ups can be rough. In fact, some scientific studies suggest they cause actual pain to the human body. A 2014 experiment suggested that thinking of our exes triggers activity in the same area of our brain that registers physical...

/ April 2, 2015

Dancing In The Rain

“It’s all a learning experience.” I used to hate that saying. Growing up, my father said it a lot. I always cringed inside, since it was almost always used when you envisioned an outcome and it didn’t go the way...

/ July 18, 2012

The Lonely Heart Broker Club…

It all began with a cheerful call: “Son, I've just signed up for that e-dating site, E-Harmony,” my mom said with over bearing enthusiasm. Good for her! I was actually very happy for her to get on the online dating...

/ November 4, 2010

I Make Boys Cry: Another Break Up Jerk Story

Let's time travel back to 2000 shall we? I was 19-years-old, dumb and struggling to break up with my high school boyfriend. I had tried to break it off several times, but he refused to accept my offer. And somehow...

/ February 8, 2010