Why You Should Block Your Ex Without Remorse

“Whether or not you should block your ex really depends on you and the situation. Facebook does not necessarily lead to a more difficult post-breakup period, or lessen your ability to move on. It is equally possible that people who tend to experience more difficult breakups are more likely to stay friends with their ex online.”


I’ve heard and made all sorts of arguments for the upsides of social media. It’s why I haven’t deleted my Facebook or Instagram. Social media can be excellent. But other times, it’s the friendly equivalent of asking to be lit on fire.

Like when we can see who our exes are now following and who’s following them back, who they’re meeting, who they might be hooking up with, the girl who likes all their pictures now who has a guy in her profile picture, who maybe is her boyfriend, so phew, okay – unless that’s, like, her brother? And suddenly we’re upset…

Read more: https://thoughtcatalog.com/kathryn-stanley/2015/11/why-you-should-block-your-ex-without-remorse/