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Lessons From the End of a Marriage

A “How to Thrive” Guide After Divorce

When Your Head Knows… But Your Heart Doesn’t

Are you staying with the status quo because it is right… or because it is comfortable? Change is hard and so we often try to talk ourselves out of it, even when we know it’s the right thing to do.  

Adhesion

I had surgery on my wrist over twenty years ago. A ligament that was putting pressure on the median nerve was severed to allow the electrical signals to travel unimpeded to and from my hand. The surgery was ultimately a success, providing some pain relief and an increase in sensation and function. However, it wasContinue reading “Adhesion”

Dangerous Cargo

      From the book, Lessons From the End of a Marriage:   Summer 2010 A year passed. Anniversaries knocked against my still-fragile mind like branches against an unsheltered window in a storm. Three hundred and sixty-six days after I lost my husband, I again stood in front of the security line at Atlanta’sContinue reading “Dangerous Cargo”

Heart Beans

photo from kaboose.com I received an invitation this morning to a friend’s retirement party on the 29th of this month. Before I responded, I checked the calendar on my iPhone to see if I had any scheduling conflicts. I was surprised, and not a little puzzled to see an entry for 8 PM on thatContinue reading “Heart Beans”

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