'Happiness Is Hard to Find,' Today's Comic by Rob Corradetti
A wolf talks about what his world is like when he's sad.
'S.A.D. Lamp,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth
Tara figures out a way to power through seasonal affective disorder.
Science Says Pop's Getting Sadder, We Say "Duh, Us Too"
A new study of 500,000 tracks released in the UK between 1985 and 2015 tells us that contemporary pop is all about the crybabies.
The Magnetism of Sadness and Frightened Rabbit's Scott Hutchison
Hutchison, 36, died after years of struggling with depression. But during that time he made joyous poetry out of being a boring adult still struggling to figure your shit out.
Why Birthdays Can Make People Depressed
The "birthday blues" are a real thing.
The Science of Breaking Up
Sometimes love hurts, but breaking up isn't all bad. One science and psychology writer shares what he learned after a painful personal experience.
Trying too Hard to Be Happy Can Make You Feel Like Crap
It's like sleep—the more you strive for it, the more elusive it can become.
My Quest to Find Out Why I Can't Cry
I've gone through breakups, friends' funerals, and family illnesses without shedding a single tear. It's made me wonder if something is wrong with me.
People Explain Why They Bailed on a Relationship in Six Words
“Voted for Trump. Yeah, no thanks.”
so sad today
I’m Not as Unhinged as I Feel
When I am at the bottom of my psychic well, I seem to know how to love myself intuitively.
So Sad Today
The Endless Hell of Commuting in Britain
I'm tired of eating my crisps next to someone's bare feet. I won't stand for it.
We Asked People if Their Lives Turned Out the Way They Thought They Would
"Ostensibly, no it hasn't."