A heart-wrenching reminder of what it means to lose love.
There's just no way around it. It's hard to really put a good spin on heartbreak. Breakups are messy and awful and just make you feel like sh*t. It's hard to be optimistic about life and love when it feels like your entire world has just come crashing down.
But don't worry — you're not alone.
We've all been there. We all know what it's like to have loved and lost. What do you do when you lose the most important thing in the world to you? How do you start over from square one? How do you move on at all?
It's normal not to have all the answers right away. Hell, it's normal not to have any answers at all.
Everyone copes with heartache differently. What works for one person might not work for the next. But no matter what avenue you take, getting through isn't an option — it's a necessity.
Moving on and letting go is the ultimate goal when you're working through a heartbreak. You have to find a way to focus your mind on the positive things in your life and stray from the negative. It's hard as hell, but worth it when you come through on the other side.
Instagram poet Christopher Peterson will prove to you that you're not the only one who has struggled with heartbreak. He understands how difficult and life-altering losing the one you love can be. So let him sympathize with you and show you that you're not alone through these 10 poems on honest-to-God, painstaking heartbreak.
If you're searching for the best quotes and memes to share with the people you love (or just want to feel inspired yourself) ... look no further! From the sweetest love quotes, inspirational sayings, and hilarious friendship truths, we've got you covered.
"I awoke missing every part of you."
"We planned to touch the sky, you and I. Somehow we lost the spark that made us fly."
"I wonder how many love locks on bridges around the world, now stand as epitaphs to love lost."
"I'm sorry I couldn't make you believe in the love you deserved."
"Her eyes reflected back the heartbreak she received. And with a tear, washed away the memory of me."
"With every passing day pieces of you fall away."
"With every pair of lips I kiss I wish belonged to you."