Find the right music – the breakup song that touches your heart and soul – and you will feel comforted, consoled, and less alone. Here’s a list of my best songs for breaking up and letting go of someone you love. I included a variety… Read More »What Is the Best Breakup Music?
Relationship closure after a breakup is important, but not necessary for healing your heart. It can be healthy to have a formal end or goodbye, but relationship closure not always possible. And even when it is possible, it may feel unsatisfactory or too sad for… Read More »How to Heal Your Heart Without Relationship Closure
How do you break up with a disabled boyfriend? You don’t want to hurt him – just like you wouldn’t want to hurt a man who is able-bodied. These tips are inspired by a reader whose boyfriend is in a wheelchair. She loves him, but… Read More »How Do You Break Up With a Guy Who Has a Disability?
Your ex boyfriend hurt you, and all you can think about is hurting him back. But will getting revenge on your ex make you feel better? Here’s my favorite quote about seeking vengeance: “Get revenge in a way that is almost cruel. Forgive them.” What… Read More »6 Surprising Ways to Get Revenge on Your Ex
If you have no income or financial support, you may feel like you’ll be stuck in an unhappy marriage forever. How do you leave your husband when you have no money? These ideas and tips will give you something new to think about. Even if you don’t find an idea that will work for you, you might find support and comfort in the readers’ comments at the end of the article.
Feelings of unworthiness and self hatred are deep wounds that need emotional healing. Women’s circles are the balm, the elixir, the soothing embrace of compassion, of healing and growth. Whether they are women’s healing circles, professional career women’s circles or contemplative prayer groups for women — the companionship and acceptance you find in a circle of like-minded women will change how you see yourself.
Maybe you’re relieved or even glad the relationship is over. But still, you can’t help wanting him to want you! You don’t want to get back together and you wouldn’t take him back even if he tried to reconcile, but still. You just can’t help wishing he wanted you back.
It’s natural to feel depressed after a breakup. You said goodbye to someone you love, perhaps losing the most important relationship in your life. You will never be the same, and neither will your heart. But even though breaking up hurts — and feels so unnatural — there are healthy ways to encourage the healing process.