divorce

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

Liz LaPoint2 years ago
Misleading Sex and Relationship Advice Memes
“Sexual compatibility is a learned behavior in marriage, not something you can ‘test’ for.” I wish that this meme was true. There are several reasons it’s not. Where should I start? To see how absurd ...
Susan McCord2 years ago
Am I Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places?
It is sad how many men and women complain about the difficulties they have enjoying a successful dating life. Both sexes must learn how to open up and talk to each other without initial harsh judgment...
Claire Raymond2 years ago
Why Do Some People Marry Murderers?
Murderers are nasty, evil, dangerous individuals, they take innocent people's lives and often show no remorse for their actions. So what exactly is it that makes people fall in love with them? What do...
Liz LaPoint2 years ago
The "Opposite" Sex?
As I sit at my desk, sipping on a soy chai tea latte and preparing to write, I find myself thinking about all the people who believe the term feminism should be replaced with a word that's less divisi...
Settled Status
Validation by martial status.
George Gott2 years ago
Inspiring Books To Read If You’ve Been Cheated On
Only someone who's experienced being cheated on knows the pain that runs through the body and in your head. Real heartbreak makes you feel like the air has been sucked out of you and the only position...
Susan McCord2 years ago
Important Things to Think about During a Divorce or Relationship Breakup
Dealing with a breakup of a marriage or long term relationship will always be a very hurtful time but it doesn’t mean you are a failure or your life is over. There are thousands of people in the same ...
Kristine Brown2 years ago
Why We Should Never Throw Away Photos of a Road Trip Taken With an Ex
"Yeah, one day, when you're a cute little old lady with white hair, you'll be telling your grandchildren all about 'that mean bastard, ____.'" I was eighteen at the time, and hurt that my boyfriend wo...
Kristine Brown2 years ago
Asking and Explaining
We know that infidelity often results in breakups, divorces and social stigmatization. Western society has frowned upon straying from one’s intimate partner, from the widespread reproach of public fig...
KP
KT P2 years ago
3.19, or:
It happened in slow-motion and on fast-forward. The previous floor setting like the sun, giving new light, reluctantly, mechanically, to the coming floor and the coming day. The dawn spreading out wid...
Excuses We Tell Ourselves When We are in Unhappy Relationships
Most of us have been in at least one relationship that wasn't healthy for us. It could have been an emotionally abusive relationship between you and a family member, a toxic boyfriend, or a relationsh...
Divorced Dad2 years ago
I Love My Ex-Wife
This piece originally appeared in The Huffington Post. I love my ex-wife. Seriously. You wouldn’t think that would be such a shocking statement, or even a particularly unusual one — after all, we were...