The Great Escape: A Girl’s Guide To Leaving A Marriage

Writing About Your Divorce | divorce support | Since My Divorce

My most recent guest, Lisa Thomson kept a journal through her arduous divorce journey and then used that to write her book, The Great Escape: A Girl’s Guide to Leaving A Marriage. She told me she was motivated to write it because at the time she was going through her divorce she couldn’t find supportive […]

I Am Living In Two Homes Book Review

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Are you wondering how to talk to your child about living in two homes? Is your child struggling to adjust to living in two homes or getting asked awkward questions from friends? Then “I Am Living In Two Homes” by Garvelle Beauvais and Sebastian A. Jones, illustrated by James C. Webster is a great resource […]

Need An Emotional Guide Through Divorce? Try Beyond Divorce

Beyond Divorce|divorce support|Since My Divorce

There are two parts to getting divorced: the emotional process and the legal process. The two processes are separate but inextricably entwined. The legal process, bound by laws, likes to follow a neat, orderly progression. The emotional process in stark contrast is a roller-coaster ride with no track. There are no rules and everyone has […]

Are You Feeling Guilty About Divorce?

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Are you feeling guilty about divorce? Are you miserable in your marriage but feel you don’t have a good enough reason for wanting to end your marriage? Are you thinking that divorce means you’ve failed? Do you know why you’re thinking like this? Where these thoughts are coming from? You may not realize it but […]

Fly Away Book Review And A $100 Giveaway

Fly Away by Kristin Hannah

When BlogHer approached me about reviewing Fly Away, the latest novel from best-selling author Kristin Hannah, I was intrigued by the novel’s central theme of three women who had lost their way. So many of my interviewees have described a feeling of being lost when their marriage ended, of not knowing who they were, of walking […]

i and the Great Divide Review and Giveaway

i and The Great Divide

Everyone worries about how their child will react to their divorce and small children are particularly vulnerable to assuming that they are somehow to blame. Author Fiona McGlynn calls on her experience as a child of divorce to tackle this in the delightful i and the Great Divide which is targeted for children up to […]

Book Review: Breaking FREE – A step-by-step divorce guide

Breaking Free: A Step-By-Step Divorce Guide

Family law attorney Rebecca Zung has written Breaking Free: A step-by-step divorce guide for achieving emotional, physical and spiritual freedom. Rebecca has organized the book into 45 chapters. That sounds a lot but the chapters are short and focused which makes the book very readable and easy to use. Each chapter also includes an exercise […]

The Divorce Ritual Giveaway

Rituals are designed to help you cope.

My next guest is Lois Tarter. Before we start on her story though I want to share with you her book, The Divorce Ritual: Get Up, Get Out And Get On With Your Life (Canal Publishing House). Lois sent me a copy of her book before our interview so unlike many of the people I’ve […]

This Love Is Forever – Review and Giveaway

This Love Is Forever - a book for children of divorce and their parents

Author Mavis Prall Cohen was inspired to write This Love is Forever by her experience explaining her divorce to her then three-year-old daughter, Lizzie Prall who is now the book’s illustrator. The book is intended for parents to read to their young children, probably up to about third or fourth grade. Its lightweight, colorfulness, child-style drawings and […]

One Mom’s Battle: Divorcing A Narcissist Giveaway

Divorcing A Narcissist

In Divorcing a Narcissist, author Tina Swithin explains how a smart, independent woman can fall prey to a narcissistic man ignoring the red flags during their courtship. With her marriage over, in financial ruin and with grave concerns for the safety of her two daughters, Tina has acted as her own attorney in a four-year […]