Then get back up and reinvent yourself Leave behind what no longer fits I’ve hidden from a world that beat the crap out of me — more than once. The last time it happened, I gave up my job and hung around the house for eight months living off my savings. I had good reason to fall apart. But I knew … [Read more...] about Break into a Million Pieces!
I always imagined I’d be a better mother than my mum. That I’d love my kids more, and they would know it. I’d make them my whole world, and they’d feel how adored and precious each is to me. In return for my unending love, my kids would hold me in a special place in their hearts. When two of my … [Read more...] about Trying To Be A Good Mother — A Lesson In Love
I’ve been married for almost four decades, and in at least two of those, I’ve lived with a psychologically abusive husband. Let me share with you how it started — and ended. I was a whisker away from getting engaged on my 21st birthday. Yet a little voice inside nagged for me to travel … [Read more...] about The Best Thing I’ve Done For Myself Is Leave My 37-Year Toxic Unhappy Marriage