divorce

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

J.T. Wellington2 days ago
Positive Side of Divorce
Doesn’t it make you smile when you see videos of people who go all out with elaborate marriage proposals? Nice, isn’t it? For about 30 seconds, you think about the day of your wedding and how special ...
Heather Clarke5 days ago
I Walked Out of My Marriage and Into My Own Life
I never pictured myself alone at 29. I had grand visions of the perfect marriage, the perfect house, the perfect everything. No plans for how to get those things, but I had a vision. I knew what I wan...
Emma James6 days ago
An Open Letter to My Ex-Husband
When it comes to relationships, we stay with people for all kinds of reasons. Those with children say “stay together for the kids.” Some people stay together because they believe if they separate or d...
Kelsey Camren6 days ago
Merbabe Makin' Waves
It's about to get real with this first post so I hope you're ready!
Ennairam Reklaw7 days ago
What Am I Thinking?
I can't seem to focus. I am alive, safe, and am successful. I am well loved by many and respected in my social and business circles. I am, by all outward appearances, managing well... but internally, ...
Jessica Boarman8 days ago
Life's a Beach...
I love the beach. There is something so amazingly calm about the feel of the sand between your toes and the sound of the water. Calm isn't something that I have honestly had much of in my life. I keep...
Heather Clarke14 days ago
It's in the Journey, Not the Destination
This is me, on one of the happiest days of my life. Actually, my happiest day in about three years. I was with one of my favorite humans, about an hour north of Steamboat Springs, CO standing on a mou...
Ennairam Reklaw14 days ago
Help! I Married an Abusive Liar!
I met "Simon" through a popular online dating site at a particularly vulnerable time of my life. He was tall, handsome, successful and kind. He was close to my age and we had similar interests. He com...
Yvonne Glasgow16 days ago
I Still Felt Like A Victim Even After I Left My Abusive Husband
In early 2016 I packed up what I could fit in my car and drove off while my husband was at work. Not once have I regretted my decision. It was a decision that came after three and a half years of a te...
Divorce, in All Its Glory
I once read in Amy Poehler's autobiography the following quote:"Divorce is like laying everything you love out on a blanket, tossing it up in the air and not having a clue where everything will land"....
Jessica Boarman17 days ago
Today I Folded the Towels "Wrong"
I've been folding towels one particular way for nearly 20 years. Not today. Today I folded them "wrong." It may seem ridiculous or arbitrary something as insignificant as the "right" way to fold a tow...
Divorce Page Turners!
Anthea Turner published a book about surviving divorce and has been under scrutiny because of the interviews on the back of it. Back in 2014 I also published a book titled “The Divorce Toolbox- How to...
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Ginny Berka month ago
When Relationships Become Too Complicated
My parents divorced when I was not even old enough for school. My father was very abusive and my mother finally found the way out. When I was a teenager my dad's actions hadn't changed much. One Chris...
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Megan Mattsona month ago
Square One
I was thinking of this fabulous introduction into my life that would make me seem all strong, ambitious, courageous and fearless. Honestly, I am a 35, going to be 36 in about two months. A 35-year-old...
Sierra Imhoffa month ago
Why I Failed in Love
I have failed in love since I started dating in 8th grade. From one relationship to another, they seemed to get worse and worse, and I had absolutely no idea why. I remember asking myself, "Why is thi...
Sadness
Have you ever been having a good day only to come home and have your heart and soul shattered by four words? Have you ever felt the excruciating pain of feeling your heart disintegrate inside your che...
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Dora Upchurcha month ago
An Autistic Romance
I am 31 years old. I am not who I thought I'd be and I'm most definitely not where I thought I'd be on the path of life. 11 years, 7 Months, and 21 days ago, I met the man of my dreams. I don't know t...
Paige Kostyniuka month ago
Is It Just Me?
For years I sat back and blamed myself for the "Big Break Up." I had to change my life and my friends and even my career for this man. The man that promised to always love me and respect me and to nev...