It’s Valentine’s Day, our annual occasion for making the unattached feel worse about themselves, and the attached feel disappointed by the drugstore-bought Whitman’s Sampler.


In honor of this festive celebration, here are some great TNB pieces about love, romance, and heart-shaped boxes.  Enjoy!


A. F. PASSAFIUME wonders if love is really like a lightning bolt.


ZARA POTTS knows that in addition to biting and stinking, love also hurts.


ALEXANDER MAKSIK knows what’s missing.


ZOE BROCK chronicles her adventures in love.


JENNIFER DUFFIELD WHITE feels the love in the springtime.


JAMES D. IRWIN, so young, is already cynical about Valentine’s Day.


BECKY PALAPALA finds her Beatrice.


ANGELA TUNG finds love and loss in the laundry.


MEGAN POWER is just not that into you.


TAGS:

The Nervous Breakdown is an online culture magazine and literary community. It was founded in 2006. Our masthead can be found here.

One response to “Happy Valentine’s Day 2011”

  1. […] The Nervous Breakdown thenervousbreakdown.com/admin/2011/02/happy-valentines-day-2011/ – view page – cached It’s Valentine’s Day, our annual occasion for making the unattached feel worse about themselves, and the attached feel disappointed by the, It’s Valentine’s Day, our annual occasion for making the unattached feel worse about themselves, and the attached feel disappointed by the Show influential only (1) $(‘#filter-infonly’).change(function() { var el = $(this); var url = document.location.href; var checked = el.attr(‘checked’); if (checked) { document.location.href = url + ((/?/.test(url)) ? ‘&’ : ‘?’) + ‘infonly=1’; } else { document.location.href = url.replace(/[?&]?infonly=1/,”); } }); […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *