ghosting

Dating

Grow Up, You Can't Be 'Ghosted' on a Dating App

You don't owe someone you've never met a full explanation about why you've stopped replying.
Hannah Ewens
10.30.18
Culture

Serial Ghosters Try to Explain Their Behavior

They're as unremorseful as you would think.
Taylor Hosking
9.28.18
Dating

To All the Boys I've Been Ghosted by Before

We wrote the letters so you don't get tempted to.
VICE Staff
9.7.18
guide

The 11 Best Ways to Avoid People

Our time on this planet is precious, and we should not squander it by spending it with people we don’t want to be around.
VICE Staff
8.24.18
Dating

If You're Doing Any of This, You're Doing Dating Wrong

Dating has gone to shit, so let's follow these simple rules to make things less horrendous.
Hannah Ewens
Lauren O'Neill
6.13.18
Dating

Orbiting Is Just a Form of Ghosting, Get Over It

Do the people who ghost you know they’re not invisible?
Jaik Puppyteeth
4.30.18
feminism

I Asked My 'Woke' Exes if Ghosting Me Was Feminist

I'm beginning to think there’s more to it than bad luck.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
1.26.18
friendship

How to Handle Being Ghosted by a Friend

According to experts.
Anna Goldfarb
11.21.17
Dating

Being Rejected Sucks, Here's How to Cope

A sexuality educator, dating coach, philosopher, and more give their best advice to handle heartbreak.
Anna Goldfarb
7.18.17
Dating

Is It OK to Be a Casual Catfish?

We all pretend to be slightly different versions of ourselves to impress people.
Jaik Puppyteeth
2.5.17
Stuff

Did the Internet Make Dating Worse for Gay People?

For many gay men who remember life before the internet, a nostalgia exists for the days of bars, backrooms, and voicemail.
Mike Albo
9.16.16
Stuff

Why I Ghosted My Boyfriend and Best Friends

We talked so much online that we became unable to deal with the emotional fallout of our lives IRL.
Georgina Lawton
1.15.16