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Because These Are Sacred Scars

“If he knows you are leaving him, if he knows time has run out, there are two likely outcomes.  He will either try to get you pregnant or he will physically harm you,” my psychologist said in a quiet, serious tone. I nodded in agreement, tears on my cheeks. I could keep my decision a

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5 Tips for Loving People through the Loss of a Marriage

  Maybe you sat in the crowd, an easy smile on your face as you watched them hold hands and exchange words of promise sealed with rings. Perhaps you bought them a gift to celebrate the new, happy home and life they were making together. You cheered this couple on, and you hoped and believed

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5 Grief Clichés: Divorce Style

  Separation is heartbreaking. Divorce is devastating. Suddenly single once again is a shock; it’s a brand new kind of vulnerability, and because of the dissolution of that sacred relationship, let’s face it, all the other relationships in your life are different now too. People can say dumb things when they see you for the first

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