It was disorienting to realize that I had reached adulthood without really getting to know my own mother. But over a year I spent at home after a bad breakup, I began to see her more clearly.
"I know I seemed fine...but I felt like a monster."
Two ~releases~ in one.
When I discovered Lemony Snicket’s books as a kid, they made me feel less alone in my fears that everything might not be okay.
Bring on the next year.
"What do I wear to the conversion therapy clinic? Is the guy who administers my shock treatment cute? Should I shave my legs?"
When they rip your heart out… literally.
Because we really want you to kick ass today.
"For other couples out there going through this, you are not alone."
Having an outlet is freedom.
We've all lost something. Or someone.
ALL THE GOOD ONES ARE GONE!
Whether you just got fired, or saw an unbelievably little dog, we know you're gonna cry in public. Here's how to do it without anyone knowing why.
Turns out that "Go to Pakistan" might actually be well-meaning advice.
It all began December 14, 2015...
Sometimes it takes a little push.
Be kind to yourself.
I bought the wrong cookies.
"Nobody told me I was allowed to be depressed."
A little over a year after the actor's tragic suicide, Zelda Williams shared a touching message about coping with loss and sadness.
There is no sadder phrase in the English language than "the end."
Watch your emotions...in slow motion!
It tastes like a punishment.
“I first thought my miscarriage was shameful, and unusual. I’ve since learned that it’s just something women don’t want to talk about — but should.”
Life is still bubbly.
Make this salad and ignore the bad thoughts.
The Office alum Phyllis Smith delivers a breakout performance as Sadness in Pixar’s new movie. She’ll break your heart in the best way possible.
Why, why, why, why, why, why, why, why, why, why, why, why, why?
WHAT DO YOU MEAN IT DOESN'T COME OUT UNTIL NEXT YEAR?
I'll go first: One time, my husband ordered me a veggie burger for dinner. And I hate veggie burgers.
If your heart doesn't break, then you're not human.
Ming the clam, we hardly knew ye!
When you play this game, you win or you cry. There is no middle ground.
The five second rule does not apply to grief.
It wasn't easy, or cheap.
The "Sad Keanu" meme of 2010 was only the beginning. These grim (and real!) quotes from Eeyore unlock the whole truth.
A sharing of their worst breakup stories...
Is there even a good way to get dumped?
After sex with a machine, there's no going back.
Real talk from BuzzFeeders about what helps them feel better.
Do we have feels? We DOOOOO.
Being abroad is fun until OMYLORD WHERE IS THE PEANUT BUTTER.
Step one: Cry.
Loss is something we all must experience at one point and sometimes we need a little help.
It's the Super Bowl of feelings.
Plus a genius who combined bacon and sushi, 10 reasons Meryl Streep is queen of everything, and one thing you probably didn't know about Super Mario.
Plus 16 of the best selfie fails ever, Rob Ford's fashion highlights, and six filthy jokes that came from the Bible.
AKA 23 reasons to still resent your parents.
Mark Darcy has been killed off in the new Bridget Jones novel, author Helen Fielding has revealed. RIP, you beautiful jumper-wearing fictional man.