Posts tagged "exes"

Dater X: I Want To Believe

Another Friday, another first date. If only I seemed to be getting any better at these things.
I never heard from Peter after last week’s awkward, smoochless compliment-fest, which was…

Dater X 3.0 | October 27, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Heartbroken Man Tries To Woo Back Ex-Wife With Romantic Closet Fire

In today’s news edition of Vengeful Exes, Algonquin man Anthony Elpolito reportedly set his wife’s closet on fire shortly after she filed for divorce.
Which begs the question: Why would…

Bronwyn Isaac | August 31, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Dater X: What We Talk About When We Talk About Dating

It’s hard to know where to start writing about the last two weeks, so here are a couple of vignettes that I hope will do a better job of telling…

Dater X 3.0 | August 11, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: My Ex, Who Didn’t Want Kids, Is Having A Baby And My Feelings Are Complicated

Every relationship has its milestones: first kiss, first fuck, finally saying “I love you,” moving in together, meeting the parents, going on vacation, etc. But every major breakup has its milestones too, often full of either sadness…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 15, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Make It Stop: “My Ex Won’t Stop Liking Every Thing I Post On Social Media”

My ex, who I’ll call Tom, favorites all my posts, tweets, and Instagrams and it’s driving me crazy! I don’t know if he’s doing it to get my attention…

Anna Goldfarb | February 13, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Make It Stop: “I Can’t Stop Being Jealous Of My Boyfriend’s Ex”

My boyfriend, Sven (not his real name), and I have been together for about seven months. And while he’s incredible, there’s just one thing that makes…

Anna Goldfarb | January 16, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Dater X: An Ex Returns To Stir The Pot

Update: Baby Face and I are moving full steam ahead, getting together as often as possible and still having amazing sex (with only a brief hiatus during Aunt Flo’s visit),…

Dater X 2.0 | October 22, 2014 - 1:00 pm

11 Types Of Exes We’ve All Had

If it’s been six months since you broke up with your ex and he’s still texting you daily asking what you had for lunch, you might be dealing with a stage-five…

Pop Sugar | June 15, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Dater X: Rethinking The Ex-Factor

To say I was shocked when I saw my ex-boyfriend Don’s name pop up on my phone last month is an understatement. But since then, we’ve been casually chatting, exchanging text messages…

Dater X 2.0 | May 14, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Dater X: When Exes Intimidate

It’s been a month to the day since I met Andrew, my surprisingly charming OKCupid run-in who recognized me and introduced himself out at a bar. We’ve been hanging out pretty…

Dater X 2.0 | May 7, 2014 - 12:00 pm

True Story: My Fiancé’s Ex Is Doing Everything She Can To Make My Life Hell

When I fell in love with my fiancé Olivier, I knew he had some baggage. He had been married before and, admittedly, it bothered me a bit. I had always…

Amanda Chatel | April 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Date-Ade Episode #10: On Leopard Print Pants & Rubbing Your Happiness In Your Ex’s Face

This week on Date-Ade, the advice series for all your existential dating dilemmas, I address the issue of rubbing your happiness in your crappy ex-boyfriend’s face.
If you have a

Ami Angelowicz | February 14, 2014 - 1:00 pm

The 6 Stages Of Discovering That Someone You Used To Date Has A Kid

Maybe I should be over this by age 35, when the vast majority of my peers are on the procreation train and it’s just something I should be expecting, but…

Ami Angelowicz | January 21, 2014 - 10:00 am

Dater X: The Ghosts Of Exes Past

Everything went swimmingly on date number two with Officer Handsoming. In fact, it was perfect. Much to my delight, he did not morph into a stage-five clinger, ask my breast…

Dater X 2.0 | December 18, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Artist Turns His Ex-Girlfriends Into Shoes

In his new project, 12 SHOES for 12 LOVERS, artist Sebastian Errazuriz puts all of his past relationships on display as a collection of shoes. “When I started this process…

Ami Angelowicz | December 11, 2013 - 11:20 am

Dating Don’ts: 6 Tips For Managing The First Ex Run-In

You’re on your way to your local watering hole one evening and you spot something familiar in the gait, the walk, the hand gestures of a person heading your way…

Megan Reynolds | November 12, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: When Exes Resurface

“Why didn’t any of the guys you dated love you as much as I do?” my boyfriend asked.

The question hung in the air like foggy breath steaming…

Ami Angelowicz | October 30, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Set My Best Friend Up With My Ex

My friend Nina and I were having one of our typical “where oh where have the good men gone?” whine-fests when it randomly occurred to me that I knew one.

Abby Cooper | August 2, 2013 - 2:00 pm

How To Be Friends With Your Ex After A Really Crappy Breakup

How do you become friends with your ex after a shitty breakup? The short answer: Time heals all wounds. The long answer? Well, that’s a little more complicated. And it’s…

Julie Gerstein | July 30, 2013 - 11:00 am

Yes, You Can “Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind” Your Ex

Remember the Jim Carrey/Kate Winslet movie “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”? How many times have we all wished we could totally erase our exes, right? Well, thanks to the…

Julie Gerstein | February 14, 2013 - 12:40 pm
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