This one thing is a deadly venom that flows to the heart and wreaks havoc in relationships.
The heartache from losing my wife is unequivocal to anything I’ve felt before.
Goodbye to brewery hopping. Your grandmother. That first moment I finally noticed you when you gently touched the bottom of my foot. Summer at the shore. Ice cream, beach, family weirdness.
I didn’t know when I was married that emotional pain could hurt worse than physical pain.
There are various things men often do (or don’t do) that cause women to feel shitty in their relationships.
It breaks us in a way different from any kind of heartbreak. It changes the person we are and affects the person we are to become.
It’s interesting that some people view functioning coping skills as abnormal qualities. What a strange world we live in when self-love and taking personal responsibility for self is seen as odd.
I can’t preach about making the most out of a divorce. I have yet to do that.
Walking away is not taking the easy way out. Walking away from a life of sadness and hostility was one of the bravest things I have ever done.