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8 People Reveal The Real Reasons They Ghosted & You’ll Relate So Much

By Rachel Shatto
If you’re currently putting yourself out there, chances are you've either been ghosted, or you've ghosted someone else. I know I've certainly been on both ends of the spectrum. When I did the ghosting, I always felt like there was a good reason.…

8 Mindblowing Stories About Girls Getting Ghosted That Make Me Question Everything

By Annie Foskett
You know all about it. You think it's the worst. You can't believe it's still happening. No, I'm not talking about people getting into political debates in the comments section on Facebook, I'm talking about ghosting. Yes, I'm still talking about…

I Had The Most Perfect Summer Date Ever, So I Never Expected What Happened Next

By Elana Rubin
Last year, I swiped right on someone I knew from my sleep-away camp. I didn't know him too well, but knew he worked with my sister as co-counselors when I was an older camper. He was attractive, smart, and looked pretty harmless. We matched and…

8 Brutally Honest Phases Of Getting Ghosted, Because People Are The Worst

By Tayi Sanusi
Dating someone new only to have them drop off the face of the planet is nothing new. Being ghosted is the kind of pain that I would only wish on my worst enemy. (Sorry, not sorry.) Why, you ask? Well, even though most people objectively realize that…

Boom, Ghosted: This Guy Disappeared On His Long-Distance GF When She Visited Him

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

Luke Pell Ghosted Stassi After 'Bachelor Winter Games' & The Story Is Unreal

By Alana Altmann
Bachelor Winter Games has made several potentially long-lasting love connections, but there's one couple who did not get a fairytale ending after the show wrapped. According to a revelation on Thursday's enlightening World Tells All reunion special,…

Here’s What You Should Say To Someone You’ve Ghosted If You Run Into Them Again

By Veronica Lopez
Justin Timberlake was wrong. When it comes to breaking up, sometimes, the greatest way to say something is by actually saying something. Ghosting is usually not the way to go. It can make your partner feel like you just lost interest and don’t care…

5 Things To Say When The Person Who Ghosted You Comes Crawling Back

By Tayi Sanusi
Being left in emotional purgatory over the status of a fling — or, in some cases, a full-blown relationship — can range from annoying to agonizing, depending on how into them you were. But no matter which way you slice it, being ghosted royally…
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I Flew 5,000 Miles To Confront The Boyfriend Who Ghosted Me

By Andrea Dunlop
The taxi pulls up outside his house. There’s no turning back now. I’ve flown across the Atlantic, taken a train from London to Oxfordshire, and MapQuested directions from the station to his doorstep. Nothing to do now but knock. As I make my way up…

This Guy Was Ghosted Twice By His Driver-Turned-Date Who Is Still Zombieing Him

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…
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I Matched With My High School Crush On Tinder & Then She Ghosted Me

By Dayna Troisi
Max was my single-minded high school obsession. She wore safety pins as earrings and had super short platinum hair, often styled into a faux hawk. She had big blue eyes — like freakishly huge — when she looked your way, you could feel it. She was…
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The 5 Stages Of Running Into The Person Who Ghosted You IRL

By Hannah Orenstein
The first guy to ever ghost me was a freakishly tall swimmer I met at freshman orientation the summer before college started. I secretly thought of him as Ken Doll thanks to his golden blond hair, intimidating six-pack, and last name (Kendall). We…

25 Witty Instagram Captions, Because Throwing Salt At The Jerk Who Ghosted You Is Satisfying AF

By Rachel Chapman
Dating can really suck at times — especially when you realize the guy you thought you bonded with ends up being a jerk who fell off the face of the planet and ghosted you. If he doesn't want to see you again, in my opinion, a guy should grow a…

This Girl Was Ghosted By A Guy Who Told Her To "Stop Worrying So Much"

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

The Insane Story About That Guy Who Ghosted His Future Boss Just Got Even Weirder

By Candice Jalili
Ghosting is pretty much the rudest way to dump someone, and it gets progressively worse the longer you are with that person. Ghost someone after a couple dates? Coward! Ghost someone after a couple months? Rude! Ghost someone after a couple years?…

18 Quotes For Instagram That Perfectly Throw Shade At The Jerk Who Ghosted You

By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall
Being ghosted is brutal, especially when things seemed OK and the ghosting literally comes out of left field. I'm not sure where people got the idea that's it's alright to enter and then leave someone's life without any sort of explanation…

If You Haven't Heard From Your Date For This Long, It's Safe To Say You Were Ghosted

By Alison Segel
Recently, a guy I went on a date with THREE MONTHS AGO texted me saying, "Hey, sorry it's been so long since we've talked." I mean, he had a lot of nerve to hit me up like that. I certainly never thought I would hear from this person again, yet…

This Girl Was Ghosted By Her Long-Term BF Who Promised He'd Never Ghost Her

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

Here's Exactly How To Respond When You’ve Been Ghosted

By Tayi Sanusi
If you're reading this, it seems that you've found yourself in one of the most confusing and cringe-worthy situations of modern dating. After a handful of blissful encounters (or even worse — a full on kinda-sorta-relationship), the object of your…

This Girl Was Ghosted By Her Boyfriend Right After He Moved Across The Country

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

This Girl Was Ghosted By A Guy After 3 Years & Then Became His Boss Like A Damn Hero

By Candice Jalili
Ever since I started my column, "Boom, Ghosted," I've heard my fair share of crazy ghosting stories. There was the girl who was ghosted by her boyfriend of nine years. Or the girl who was ghosted by her boyfriend while they were on vacation for her…

This Girl Was Ghosted By Her Guy After He Introduced Her To All His Friends AND His Dog

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

This Girl Was Ghosted By Her Guy After She Explicitly Asked Him Not To Ghost Her

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

4 Signs The Person Who Ghosted You Might Actually Come Back

By Alison Segel
So out of nowhere, just when things seemed to be going well, you were ghosted. Wondering if the person who ghosted you will come back? It's possible. My theory on people who have dumped you is that they always force themselves back into your life…

This Girl Was Ghosted By Two Guys She Thought Really Liked Her In The Same Weekend

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

4 Questions To Ask Yourself If You're Worried The Person You're Seeing Ghosted You

By Alison Segel
A few months ago, I was dating this guy who seemed really into me... until things started going awry. First, he kept canceling plans. Then, I noticed he'd only text me once a week, unless I initiated the conversation. And finally, he stopped…

This Girl Was Ghosted By The Guy Who She Sees While Riding The Subway Every Day

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

4 Things You'll Feel When You See The Guy Who Ghosted You Out In Public

By Alison Segel
I have been very #blessed in the fact that I have never seen a guy who ghosted me in public. But it happened to my best friend once while at a bar, and she made me hide behind a fake fern for 15 minutes until the guy went to go smoke a cigarette on…

How To Get Over Being Ghosted By Someone You Were In A Long-Term Relationship With

By Annie Foskett
I have only been ghosted once. We were dating for two months, and he actually ended up replying weeks later (#humblebrag). But still, being ghosted hurts. To have plans to go to a concert and then never get a confirmation not only made me feel…

3 Ways You Can Avoid Being Ghosted In The First Place, According To An Expert

By Alison Segel
I used to call myself a one-date wonder. I would go on all these incredible first dates, and then, I'd never hear from these men again. What's the deal? It would happen on dating apps, too. I would match with guys whom I would have long, witty…

Here's The New Fall Show To Watch If You Love 'Stranger Things' And 'The Office'

By Tina Kolokathis
Take the sci-fi elements of Stranger Things, mash them up with some of your favorite Parks and Rec and The Office actors, and you've got one of the most talked-about shows coming to FOX this fall: Ghosted. Ghosted executive producers and stars…

The Worst Ghosts Of All Time, Ranked

By Candice Jalili
Welcome to the Ex Games: a content series about love lost. Whether it's the realization things need to end, the act of rejection, the reality of being single, or the resurrection that is moving on, the Ex Games has every stage of a breakup…

Why Being Ghosted Was Actually The Greatest Thing That Ever Happened To Me

By Mel Burke
There's a lot of conversation around ghosting on the internet — why people do it, how to stop doing it, what to do if it happens to you, how millennials are ruining it (probably). But no one ever talks about how sometimes, getting ghosted is a good…

Here's What To Do If You See The Guy Who Ghosted You IRL

By Alison Segel
Thankfully, I haven't ever run into a guy who has ghosted me in real life. Although, plenty of guys who have ghosted me continue to follow me on social media and like all of my pictures, which is a whole other story in and of itself. (Seriously,…

Here’s Exactly How To Get Someone Who Ghosted You To Come Back

By Anjali Sareen Nowakowski
It happened: You were ghosted. It's one of the worst feelings in the world, and it's not so easy to move on when you feel like you weren't even treated with the common decency of an adult conversation. Ghosting doesn't feel good as it is, but if you…

This Girl Was Ghosted By A Guy Who Farted After They Had Sex For The First Time

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

How To Handle It When A Guy Who Ghosted You Tries To Come Back Into Your Life

By Anjali Sareen Nowakowski
Ghosting is the worst. Whether you are the person getting ghosted (which hurts like hell!) or the person doing the ghosting (shame on you!), the practice of ending a relationship by abruptly cutting off all communication is bad for everyone…

3 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Texting Someone Who Ghosted You

By Anjali Sareen Nowakowski
Getting ghosted is easily one of the worst feelings in the world. Sure, the act itself, and its aftereffects, are bad for both parties involved, but the person being ghosted is always the one left in limbo, wondering what exactly happened. Where did…

5 Surefire Ways To Feel Better After Being Ghosted

By Alison Segel
One of my girlfriends once contacted every guy who ever ghosted her or didn't ask her out again after a first date. She just had to know why all these guys "rejected" her. This seems rough, though, as you're basing your self-worth off the attention…

5 Excuses You Make When You Don't Want To Believe You Were Ghosted

By Cosmo Luce
It's not that being ghosted is as big of a blow to the ego as, say, somebody telling you to your face that they were only passing time with you because they were bored and never had any intention of hanging out with you IRL. Still, even if you were…

7 Legit Reasons We've All Stopped Responding To Guys On Dating Apps Mid-Convo

By Cosmo Luce
Last night, I was at it again, up until 1 a.m. vigorously and energetically swiping through an array of names and faces on Tinder. Why? Was I bored? Hungry? Do I actually want to give up being single? While I don't know my motivations -- that would…

7 Lessons I Learned After Meeting Up IRL With A Guy Who Ghosted Me

By Alexia LaFata
I was once ghosted by a guy after we dated for a little over a month. I matched with him one night on Tinder, and we chatted briefly on the app before moving to texting, then to a date at a Spanish restaurant. Our first date went extremely well.…

I Thought A Guy I Was Dating Ghosted Me, But He Actually Passed Away

By Layla Finch
Have you ever wondered where a third date with someone could have taken you if you had the opportunity to have one? That's what I wonder about a guy I went out with two years ago. Let's call him Greg. One of the last texts I ever got from Greg was a…

5 Questions To Ask Before You Let Someone Who Ghosted You Back In Your Life

By Miriam
Ghosting. It is seriously one of the worst dating trends. While it may not be a new trend, our generation has certainly adopted it as common practice. Back in the day, ghosting probably occurred frequently. If you ask your parents/grandparents, they…

This Girl Was Ghosted Twice By A Guy Who Vanished In The Middle Of The Night

By Candice Jalili
Ah, ghosting. It's the dating phenomenon that happens when people are too cowardly to actually end things with the people they've been seeing, so they choose to just… disappear instead. Ghosters are idiots. But if you've ever been ghosted, know that…

This Girl Was Ghosted By Her Guy After She Texted Him About Their Inside Joke

By Candice Jalili
This week we have Jean* who was ghosted by a guy she thought she connected with after she sent him a seemingly harmless text about an inside joke: To give you a little backstory… I live in Charlotte, North Carolina, where there is no shortage of…

This Girl Was Ghosted By Her College BF After He Stole Her Dream Job From Her

By Candice Jalili
This week we have Alex* who was ghosted by her boyfriend of three years. In August 2012, I met the man who would become the love of my life. I was immediately infatuated. He was tall and tan, with dark hair and blue eyes. And he was new. Although I…

22 Lies Every Girl Tells Herself After She's Been Ghosted

By Ade
In my 27 years, I've only ever liked four people. Two of those turned into love. All were fails. It's not that I'm very picky; it's just that I like what I like... whatever that happens to be at the time. I want what I want. And when I want someone,…

This Girl Was Ghosted By A Single Dad After They Dated For 4 Months

By Candice Jalili
This week we have Julia* who was ghosted by a single dad she was dating for four months: We were dating for four months. I have no kids, and he was a single dad of a 6-year-old boy whom I haven't met yet. We had a date night last Thursday, and he…