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September 29, 2009

Missed connections, illustrated

Filed under: Treats — posted by Breakup Girl @ 11:56 am

Via BuzzFeed: A Brooklyn artist beautifully illustrates the sweet, elegiac art of the “missed connection.”

Even if ” white guy, brown hair, blue/white striped shirt, earphones, red book” never again sees “white girl, brown hair, nosering, headphones, blue book,” their would-be love will be brought to life here.

Bonus reading: Mikki Halpin’s poignant and hilarious “My Year of Missed Connections.” (Featured, along with an essay by BG’s alter ego, in Single State of the Union: Single Women Speak Out on Life, Love, and the Pursuit of Happiness.)


  1. My every contact with the opposite sex seems to be a missed connection on many levels-for the better and in heartache. I will still keep walking on trying to find a connection.

    Comment by Tammy — September 29, 2009 @ 12:49 pm

  2. the drawings are gorgeous!

    Comment by Karen — September 29, 2009 @ 11:25 pm

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