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OlderAndWiser

A Practical Guide For How To Get Over Your Breakup And How To Get On With Your Life

My friend, Icyfire101, asked me for some advice about how to get over a girl.  I promised him that I would think about it.  Icyfire101, my good man, here are my thoughts and suggestions for you and everyone else who ever...

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ragequeen

How to NOT Get Over a Breakup

Greetings fellow G@Gers! Allow me to present you with a few ideas on how NOT to get over a breakup. And yeah, you are probably thinking: what does a seventeen-year-old girl know about breakups? I understand your doubt. To...

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lolalovesvedette

The Realest Guide to Getting Over a Breakup

Nothing hurts more than a broken heart. Give this a read and it could inspire you. There Is No Shame In Loving Too Much You put your heart on the line. You were there willing to be there for them. But they let YOU down....

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Paulina528

4 Ways to Get Over Your First Love and Move On

So I know you may be thinking this is impossible. And trust me, I know why you're thinking this. My first love made it almost impossible for me to get over him as well. It was horrible. I thought about him every day and...

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NineBreaker

The Post-Breakup Protocol

It has been a while since I wrote a myTake, and it seems that the most popular two of the three I already wrote were those involving relationships. They have been received well, and for that I am grateful. I have read...

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melmel0

The Proper Way to Handle a Breakup

Introduction: My story Recently, about a month ago, I broke up with my boyfriend of three months. I've been in a couple of break-ups before, but never like this. Instead of just being friends or leaving each other alone,...

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Rhymeswithdisneyland

5 Signs He Isn't Over His Ex

Do you ever get the feeling that there are three people in your relationship – you, your guy and his ex? Does he still talk or email with her often? Or maybe he holds an unhealthy grudge, or seems preoccupied with what...

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Anonymous

10 Things I Learnt After Being Single For So Long

I had been single and sexless for 2 years 5 months 7 days. It was by choice, not because "I was a loser" as some may think and label; or because I am one of those women who think they don't need a man. I am an...

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Razzle-Dazzle

Relationship Fallout: 5 Stages of Grieving After a Breakup

Heartbreak is excruciatingly painful. It can have a detrimental affect on your emotional,physical and mental state. It is a sad and disorientating time. When couples part the pain can be profound because it represents the...

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Candace-Johnson

5 Signs You Are Not Over Your Ex

Break up’s can be incredibly tough.  One day you may think you are completely over that special person and then out of no where, something reminds them of you and the feelings of dread return like the relationship ended...

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PinkPandaBear180

Myth: Men and Women can "Stay Friends" After a Breakup

How many of you have heard the myth that men and women can remain friends after a breakup? Obviously I'm not talking about a breakup in which there is mutual hate and hard feelings, I'm talking about a breakup in which...

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julesabi98

How My Very Emotional Breakup Taught Me Valuable Life Lessons

I just ended things with my boyfriend who I was dating for a year. Even though our relationship did not last very long, he was still my first love. It was, and still is, so hard because the reason for our break up was...

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bailey_rayanne

Letting Go and Moving On After a Breakup or Divorce

Heartbreak hurts. Loss is shattering. Put these two together and you’ve got the lovely one-two punch that can come with breakups of short-lived or long-term relationships.It brings most everyone down. Otherwise...

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Pinay_ako

Signs You're Not Over Your Ex Yet...

It’s been months since your ex said adieu to you and you still cannot stop thinking of the shoulda could've woulda’s and the why’s. Of your romantic past together and the good even the bad times you spent for years. The...

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Clarisa_

4 Reasons You're Still Not Over Your Ex

1. Stalking him/her on social media This is a big no-no! Stalking your ex on social media won't help you at all. I know, we’re all guilty of stalking our exes at one point or another. But If you can’t help yourself, try...

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DatingMadeEasy

How to get your ex girlfriend back

Hi everyone, Welcome to my new "blog"! This is my first myTake post out of hundreds to come on this website. I'm quite experienced with relationships so I thought why not help people out there who need some advice. I plan...

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Anonymous

How to Get Your Ex Boyfriend Back 💜

So you've been dumped by your ex boyfriend. You might have seen it coming or it might have hit you like a brick.. This is my first hand experience... This is what you can do but wh8lst maintaining ypur dignity and...

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OlderAndWiser

Breaking up: you may want to die. . . but you won't, so do yourself a favor and deal with it!

This is the sixth rewrite of a myTake from a few years ago. I have a fresh perspective on this particular subject because I have been contemplating breaking up with my current girlfriend. I know it is the right thing to...

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JustAnotherGirlie

Lessons I Have Learned From Getting my Heart Broken

Every once in a while, you meet someone super special. And last year, I met someone cool. We met in July 2017 in a random pool hall on a college campus. He made an impression on me, but I didn’t realize we would cross...

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Ozanne

How to be a Great Ex

I used to have this saying when I was single and had a hard time finding a relationship: "You know, I make a great ex-girlfriend.  In fact, guys should date me just so I can become their ex!" I didn't call them, I didn't...

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OlderAndWiser

When Is It Time To Break Up?

You have been dating for four months. In the beginning, you thought that he was Mr. Wonderful. You thought she was Ms. Right. You felt excited, alive, electric, and you were on top of the world. You went to really...

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ManOnFire

Do Men Or Women Hurt the Hardest After A Break-Up?

This is a topic that’s been talked about on GaG more than once over the years and many people seem to agree that men hurt hardest from or after a break-up. I’ve wanted to give my 2 cents on it in full for a long time now...

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R3d_Anonymous

Respect the Brutalities of Dating

Often, I see people on this site that simply do not seem to respect the dangers and brutality of dating.  This can range from playing games and attempting to emotionally manipulate, people not giving recently dumped...

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NitNoy3

10 Tips for Surviving the Holidays for the Newly Single

The holidays are here and you are newly single. No one to kiss under the mistletoe. No date for your office holiday party. Dry those tears. Here are some tips for surviving the holidays with a broken heart. 1. Enjoy Time...

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GirlsAskGuys

Holiday, Christmas Break Ups

The holidays. A time for love, togetherness, food, fun, gift-giving, and... breaking up? According to research, the two week period preceding the winter holidays is the peak breakup period. While many of us are dealing...

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OlderAndWiser

Some Practical Advice For How To Break Up

Some breakups occur suddenly.  You make a surprise visit to his apartment and find him in bed with the girl who you thought was your best friend.  You scream and tell him, "Return to Hell, demon!"  You use every...

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OlderAndWiser

Let's Be Practical: How To End A Relationship And Minimize The Stress!

I present here another rewrite of one of my earlier myTakes. Some breakups occur suddenly. You make a surprise visit to his apartment and find him in bed with the girl who you thought was your best friend. You scream and...

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Ozanne

"Believe the Victims": But What If They're the Liars?

*False name A number of years ago, my friend Lisa* called me to ask me a very sensitive question. “What happened when you took Tomas* to court for raping you?” I was taken aback. Tomas was a guy I had “friend-zoned” who...

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becca123

Understand and Beat the Break Up Blues

You two were going to be together forever;  now you are sitting alone on the loveseat, eating ice cream with a shovel and wondering what happened, what you did, and how you can fix it. Breakups dont have to involve long...

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Lopezz1999

Specialized Photos

This Take was long overdue, but here it is now. So a good buddy of mine had recently left after asking me to create my own photography Take since he's a photographer himself. If you haven't already, try checking out his...

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Idonthaveausername

Dear MGTOWs and Hardcore Feminists...

If you are single, it is your fault, not the entire opposite gender's. You fail at relationships because of yourself and you can't find "the one" because you're not "the one" back. If you want to be happy and successful...

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Nivinxus

My Failed Relationships: the Good, the Bad, the Ugly

I'm sure all of you who have been in a break up (doesn't matter which side) understand that it's not an easy thing to go through. I have been through a few and in many ways, it actually helped me grow as a person. Yes, I...

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gagTake

Top Questions Asked by Guys on Breaking Up

GAG is all about what goes on between girls and guys. These relationships are all unique yet have many things in common. We've noticed one of these common themes in questions that get asked on GaG are about 'breaking up'....

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mikethemasterdater

Top Ten Reasons He Is Going To Break Up With You!

Here are my top ten reasons he is going to break up with you! 10. Bad sex This seems to me to be the most preventable one of the 10! See my entry on are you a dead fish in bed? I once had bad sex and that...

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Gone_But_Not_Lost

When It's Ok To Date Again & Why Rebounds Tend To Fail

A question you might find on GirlsAskGuys fairly often is; Then is it ok to date again? While this seems like a simple enough question there are really two ways of looking at it. The first is a question of whether or not...

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Anonymous

I Dated My Best Friend, and This Is What Happened

After knowing each other for years, my best friend and I never would have thought we would fall for each other. We were like family. That's why we were both surprised when one day, we realized we had feelings for each...

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Anonymous

My Worst Dating Experience

I just want to share my story about the worst dating experience I've had. I feel like venting since I've learned about certain details today and want to write everything out so I can put a lid on it and move on. If you're...

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Anonymous

How I Became a Crazy Ex Girlfriend

It started out as the best relationship I have ever been in, I felt like I found my soulmate. We had been friends for a long time before we got together. In high school, we actually had crushes on each other but neither...

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1truekhaleesi

Friend break ups are the worst

In the past year, I have ended two relationships with two very good friends. One was a toxic relationship. The other was made worse by my friends alcohol abuse and a huge argument that we got into because of his lack of...

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Anonymous

5 reasons you should never date someone on the rebound

So I'm 25 years old and have never been in a serious relationship but the closest I've felt to being in a relationship, I ended up being used as a rebound and it was a learning experience for sure. The best analogy I can...

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