breakups

Social Media

How to Stop Obsessing Over What Your Ex Is Up to Now

You can block them, delete Instagram, or chuck your phone out the window, but nothing is more effective than simply not caring anymore.
Leila Ettachfini
2.15.19
My First Time

Having Breakup Sex with My Ex Was the Worst Idea Ever

When blogger Amelia Perrin broke up with her boyfriend, there was just one snag: they had a holiday booked together. Cue a week of cosplaying as a couple, long discussions about their relationship—and a lot of breakup sex.
Amelia Perrin
2.14.19
Love Bites

How to Tell If Someone Is Over You, According to Their Zodiac Sign

Cancers basically invented ghosting.
Annabel Gat
2.13.19
Love Bites

These Apps Are Designed to Heal Your Heartbreak. Do They Really Work?

Mend and Break-Up Boss are part of a new wave of self-care apps that promise to help you get over ex.
Laura Blackwell
2.13.19
Culture

Ariana Grande's 'Thank U, Next' Is A Masterclass In Emotional Maturity

In this op-ed, Rae Witte shares why Ariana Grande's "Thank U, Next" transcends pettiness and shines with nuance and depth.
Rae Witte
11.5.18
How Though?

How Not to Have Sex With Your Ex, According to an Expert

Having sex with your ex isn't always a bad idea, but if you'd rather avoid it, here are some ways to outsmart the urge.
Leila Ettachfini
8.30.18
Photos

People Show Us Their 'Revenge Dress' Looks

In the spirit of Princess Diana, we photographed some outfits that made people's exes feel really, really bad about ever taking them for granted.
Chris Bethell and Zing Tsjeng
11.7.17
Science

How to Tell If You're a Love Addict

Some researchers say we're all technically addicted to love, but when does it become a problem?
Gabby Bess
5.8.17
love is a hoax

The Formula for Forgiving Your Terrible Ex

It's hard to let go when a significant other hurts you, but scientists say there's a formula for forgiveness. It just doesn't come easy.
Alice Sanders
2.14.17
love

The Most Extreme Things People Have Done After a Breakup

Forget drastic haircuts and tubs of ice cream—next time you're heartbroken, try "guess who's single" orgies and moving to India.
Amber Bryce
11.23.16
Photos

People Show Us What They Wore When They Got Dumped

Everyone always plans their outfits on a first date, but what about when you're preparing for a breakup?
Zing Tsjeng
11.15.16
Dating

The Unique Hell That Is Breaking Up on Vacation

Travel: It can make or break a couple.
Gina Williams
9.27.16
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