And This Is When You Will Save Yourself

“Nobody will protect you from your suffering. You can’t cry it away or eat it away or starve it away or walk it away or punch...

This Is Me Taking The Baby Steps To Get Over You

Last night was the first night I went to bed not thinking of you. It was the first night I slept in the middle of the...

How To Let Go Of Someone Who Has Already Let Go Of You

Take a deep breath. Count to three. Exhale. Sometimes it’s hard to let people go. However, sometimes we are left with no other choice. The reasons are...

I Miss You, But I Can’t Wait For You Anymore

I can’t wait around for you anymore. Even as I say it, it feels like a lie. It feels like a lie because of how long I...

A Story About Starting Over

By Liz Rae Updated September 25, 2019 By Liz Rae Updated September 25, 2019 It has been exactly eight months since I lived here. I return to my old apartment...

You Do Not Have To Give Them Another Chance

I know that there is a part of you that is thinking about giving you past relationship another chance. It makes sense to want to justify trying...

Six Things To Remember When It’s Time To Actually Move On

One, he’s gone. He’s not coming back. He is now a wind passing to your window, forcing you to remember the smell of his breath and the...

Sitting In The House Isn’t Going To Help You Get Over Him

You’re allowed to mope about your breakup — or your almost relationship ending or your crush getting into a relationship with a girl who isn’t you....

Some People Aren’t Meant To Last Forever (So Love Them While They’re Here)

When it comes to relationships and falling in love, we honestly put far too much pressure on ourselves. We think of the idea of falling in...

You Can Break My Heart — But You Can’t Break My Soul

You can string me along as an almost. You can act like I mean something to you and then turn around and start dating someone else. You can...

This Is How They’ll Heal Your Heart Based On Their Zodiac Sign

Aries: March 21st-April 19th: They will make you forget how boring and plain the world can be. Aries are known to be bold, excitable, and adventurous. They...

Stay Single While You’re Trying To Get Over Him

You might have heard the easiest way to get over someone is to get involved with someone else, but that’s also the easiest way to break...

When He’s Still Struggling To Move On

One day, I open the trunk in his hallway, searching for a lost book. Hair extensions in a familiar shade of platinum spill out of the...

This Is What I Want You To Remember

I am pretty sure that my name is always written all over your body like notes. A day won’t pass that I am not in your...

This Is Me Finally Learning To Unlove You

It’s been months since you left me. The first time, at least. Since then you’ve come in and out of my life like a revolving door...

The Day You Stop Waiting For Them To Come Back Is The Day You...

They are not coming back. And the sooner you accept this, the quicker you will be able to gather the broken pieces of your heart and...

Sometimes, It’s Harder Getting Over Almosts Than Exes

Sometimes, you will struggle to move on from someone you never even dated, someone who was just a friend, someone who might not even miss you...

I Did Not Want To Forget You, I Did Not Want To Forget Us

There is a certain ambiance in the air. I can’t pinpoint it exactly. I can’t articulate with words what I know it to be. There is...

An Open Letter To The Ones Who Did Not Choose Me

I always know something was left unsaid when the insomnia kicks in. Days in a row of waking up between 2 and 3AM. My mouth dry...

I Let Myself Think About You Today

I’m not really sure how it happened. I must have seen something that reminded me of you, or maybe passed by someplace we went before. Regardless,...

What You’ve Been Doing Vs. What You Need To Do To Finally Move On,...

ENFP What you’ve been doing: curling up in a ball, hiding from the world for a couple days, then emerging to make as many reckless/exciting/most likely regrettable...

This Year, I Finally Let You Go

This year, I finally let you go. If someone had told me that a year ago, I would have been thoroughly convinced that our time wasn’t up...

Do Me A Favor And Know When To End Things

Do me a favor and know when to end things. When it causes you more pain than joy, end it. When it makes you feel like you’re not...