It’s like if Gretchen Wieners grew up, and her hair was now full of memories instead of secrets! Seriously though, Lady With Long Hair by Barbara Bakos may require you to grab a tissue because it’s pretty beautiful.
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Yesterday was a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day, but that doesn’t mean it’s a good idea to get all sorts of upset in public. There is a time and a place to cry, after all, but when you’re not in it, perhaps some of these things can assist you in stopping. More
I know you are all very upset right now over Kristen Stewart‘s relationship jeopardizing decision to get it on with someone other than Robert Pattison. Take heart in the fact that you are not nearly as upset as this woman. More
If this doesn’t melt your heart you are a cold, cold person. More
As Lady Gaga continues to politick around the world like she’s fucking Evita, her attempts at making everyone love her by kissing their babies are bound to fall flat from time to time. Click through to see this situation progress to its natural conclusion. More
A study recently conducted in the Netherlands suggests that the emotional benefits of crying are not nearly as great as we’ve come to believe. What? I know. More
According to science, the death scene from The Champ is the saddest movie scene ever. Is science joking? Is it kidding us? More
There’s nothing more amusing than trying to predict when a doomed relationship will end, am I right, ladies? More
Celeb/art/fashion photographer Tyler Shields takes some beautiful photographs. He also undermines his own work with douchey statements like “Something so honest about a woman crying.” Yesterday, he posted a photo shoot of 20-year-old actress Emma Roberts and her pal Juno Temple crying unicorn and vampire tears, respectively. (I think it looks more like a unicorn money shot, but whatever you say, guy.) Are these photos the stuff of high art, or do they belong with all the other “True Blood” homages on Myspace, or wherever kids post embarrassing pictures of themselves nowadays? You be the judge. More
The ladies at The Hairpin have a handle on this whole not crying in public thing. Not like the ladies at The Gloss. We are geysers. Drunken geysers exploding tears everyplace. Taxicabs, mostly. More
A woman is looking for tube socks. More
I cry all the time.
Anything can set me off. Used to be bad PMS, a sad movie, or a break up would do the trick. If you sat me down in front of Beaches I was a rainstorm of emotion.
I’ve always been a crier, but my tear-stained bar is so much lower these days. I cry during heartstring-tugging coffee comercials. I run to the office bathroom and burst into tears after a stressful meeting. I disagree with my boyfriend about planning a trip and start sobbing. More
Breakups are hard, especially when kids are involved. But David Arquette’s very public grief over his divorce from Courteney Cox has crossed the line from “I feel bad for him” to “Dude, you need to calm down” in a matter of days. Here’s what you can learn from his public meltdowns. More