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Even though logically we know it’s just another day in February, Valentine’s Day can still be really hard for anyone who’s not in a loving, stable relationship. This is especially true when you’re heartbroken. Valentine’s Day becomes about a million times more difficult when you’ve recently been dumped, dumped someone, or had your crush stomp on your heart like a little bug. More
Sam Smith, if you’re reading, here’s my advice to you: finish your glass of wine, pick up your pen and journal, and turn that sadness into Grammys. More
About a month ago, my boyfriend and I broke up. More
For your reading pleasure, here are our favorite ideas for why their coupling is coming undone More
It seems like making fun of Taylor Swift is becoming an easy way to make thinly veiled comments against women in general. More
Is anybody really all that surprised? Really? More
My birthday actually falls on Valentines Day, a fact which tends to make my good birthdays fantastic, and my bad birthdays extra awful. More
If you’ve been spending more and more time alone with your Gossip Girl boxset and a bag full of empty Snickers wrappers, you’re in good company. More
Last night I received an email, and it wasn’t hate mail which always makes me super happy. It was from one of our readers and I have edited the email to remove anything which may compromise her identity. I considered just emailing her back and not publishing it, but then I started thinking about you guys, all of you guys, and my co-workers, especially after she used the words “smart and badass” – because that’s what this community is. So after reading what she has to say and what we all have to say, I’m hoping some of you weigh in with your own opinions.
How to deal with someone not breaking up with you (when they’ve totally broken up with you). More
It’s a pretty well-established truth of life that breakups are the WORST. And what do you know? The holidays have officially been declared break-up season. Unlike a summertime breakup where you can be all “whatevs I’m going to the beach,” with a holiday breakup, you’re faced with the prospect of going to holiday parties stag, the pressure of New Year’s Eve, and a long, bleak post-holiday winter. More
The other night, comedian Kyle Ayers stumbled across something magical. A rooftop breakup. So he did what any self-respecting comedian would do – he live-tweeted the eff out of it. And hilarity ensued. So it begins… The guy has what … More
If any of my ex-boyfriends stop playing World of Warcraft and scratching themselves long enough to get a late-night talk show, please hold me accountable to handling the situation as well as Sarah Silverman. More
While I would love to pretend we all end things with our exes on excellent terms, that would be a lie. A big, fat lie who happened to tell me he was working all night when, in fact, he was banging his ex-girlfriend. More