Being dumped by a lover is never pleasant. Working through any residual anger and bitterness arising from a break-up involves a good deal of moping around, crying to friends, listening to depressing music and drinking to numb the pain, until eventually (hopefully) we make peace with it, let go of the resentment, and move on.
That's how it goes for regular people anyway. The creative types, on the other hand, don't just get mad -- they get writing. A case in point is the new comedy (500) Days of Summer, which bucks the romcom trend by focusing on a failed relationship, as opposed to an idealised Hollywood romance.Continue here.