Tag: divorce


Sunflowers & Sorrow: On Feeling It All

An old photo of me popped up on FB: me, laughing, in a sea of sunflowers as the sun beams. It looks like heaven. And it was; sort of.  This was a challenging time, one of my hardest. In the middle of marital separation heading toward divorce, I was living in a temporary housing situation, …


The Truth (Or The Story of a Co-Dependent Young Couple Who Each Blamed the Other)

I was needy and neurotic and I used the love of my first husband to try to feel okay.