divorce

Divorce isn't an end; it's a different beginning.

The Other Side of Marriage Equality
I didn't get married on a whim. I know that some people were so excited about the prospect of finally being able to get married that they tied the knot when maybe it wasn't at the right time or to the right person. I didn't think I was part of that group. We were actually married before Marriage Equality took effect. In California in 2009, there was a brief window when same-sex marriage became legal, and my partner and I took advantage of it. We'd been together since 1994 and figured that after ...
Carlos Guerra15 days ago
A Letter to My Ex-Wife
Time has passed... and although some would claim it to have been enough, the wounds still hurt as if they were made yesterday. The last time we spoke, you attempted to make me feel guilty for the rela...
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Sasha McGregor21 days ago
Stop Talking About Divorce and Go Do Things You Enjoy
When the subject of divorce comes up it becomes easy to see how you could find yourself getting tired of talking about it. You might go back and forth with your spouse about various irreconcilable dif...
Dealing With Divorce
Few things in life can be as traumatic as the end of a marriage. With an important relationship changing in such a fundamentally life changing way, people often feel angry, depressed, stressed, or all...
Belle a month ago
Divorce Almost Broke Me
Why is breaking up a family such hard pill to swallow? I was living my dream; traveling the world singing with some of the worlds biggest acts. He was finally being recognized for the great producer I...
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andrea wainer2 months ago
Flying Monkeys Are Predators in Waiting
Ending a relationship with a person on the narcissistic spectrum is daunting, draining, exhausting and painful. If you were married with children it is much worse as these folks aspire to "win" and ch...
AdreAnna Sommer3 months ago
10 Signs He Wants a Divorce
Men are complicated creatures and even more so when it comes to relationships. There is a difference between being complicated and just flat out not interested in his marriage anymore. It is shown tha...
S A Miller3 months ago
Dating After Divorce
There is absolutely nothing more daunting than the idea of being "back on the market" after a prolonged absence due to being betrothed to "the one" for a spell. After being married and with the same p...
Johnny Vido3 months ago
A Means to an End
You always imagine that once love becomes a focal point in your life, you tend to believe that in the end everything will be just fine and will work out as planned. You've found your soul mate—the lov...
My Road to Divorce Part 2
A lot has changed since I wrote my last post. After leaving in January, my life had more ups and downs than I could have ever expected. To this day, I am still not divorced, mostly do to financial nee...
Jordan Chetelat4 months ago
I Wish He Just Punched Me in the Face
I feel like I need to clarify the title of my piece; I am not in any way diminishing physical abuse. I've seen what it can do to individuals and families, and it is no less than terrifying. I am so fo...
Denise Hedley4 months ago
Escaping the Narcissist
“He doesn't love you enough!” I remember it like it was yesterday. My best friend had gone to the airport with me to pick my husband Jay up. Now, Jay had been taking care of his mother in another stat...
Is It Time for Divorce?
You’ve tried. Been at it for long enough to know it’s not working. But is your marriage really unsalvageable? Have you really exhausted all possibilities of fixing it? At least half of marriages end i...
"My Wife Suddenly Wants a Divorce! What Happened?"
Divorce is a women's thing, and the numbers show that to be true. Multiple studies show that 66 percent of divorces are initiated by women, and that many of the men who they leave are totally blindsid...
Xena Warrior5 months ago
Divorce
On this day 10 years ago, I broke off our engagement. I know, Valentine's Day... I'm a savage. But I can't help but wonder if I had remained true to myself, where would we both be? What would have hap...
Michael Grube6 months ago
Dying from a Broken Heart
It is with the heaviest of heart that I write this, and this is very real and it is all of who I am. Hollywood has shown us that we need to love without regard and without judgment. We are supposed to...
Anastasia Adams6 months ago
Beautiful Abandonment
I took notice in each session Clarice would add a little touch of glam necessary adjustments I definitely approved. During the last meeting, she encourages me to avoid the opposite sex. "Go cold turke...
Sam Larson6 months ago
8 FAQs About Getting a Divorce
We all want to believe in a happily ever after when it comes to marriage. Unfortunately, some unions won’t be ‘til death do you part and may get messy when the subject of divorce is presented. While i...