Gaining courage to move past unrequited love

“There is no path we can walk that will not take us through some form of heartbreak,” David Whyte tells us. “And to accept that truth is to give a merciful gift to ourselves.” My first...

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Unofficial breakups – do they hurt any less?

When I tell people about my unofficial breakups with unofficial partners, I feel undeserving of my hurt. I’m the one who is overreacting because it wasn’t serious or an official relationship, so...

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Missing out on the Pinterest wedding

Nervously picking out flowers for my bouquet the morning of my wedding, the florist asked if this was a rush marriage. I shook my head. “We’ve been planning it for a couple of weeks.” So, yeah...