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The Divorce Was My Happily Ever After

Candidly Kim | Posted 04.05.2016 | Divorce
Candidly Kim

I am who I am today because of that divorce. I'm Strong, Intelligent, Loving, Caring, Thoughtful, Patient, Understanding and Compassionate...I know who Kim is. That's my happily ever after!

Where Have All the Cowboys Gone?

Linda Ford | Posted 09.30.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Linda Ford

Back in the 90's, I found myself thinking a lot about cowboys -- the ones that rode on gallant white horses, had silver guns on either side of their t...

Yes, Divorce Is a Failed Marriage and That's Okay!

Laura Lifshitz | Posted 09.09.2015 | Divorce
Laura Lifshitz

Think about something you're great at -- whether it's a hobby, passion or a job. Did you start out rocking it? Or did you make a few stumbles and hit a few rough patches before reaching stride? Think about what you learned from each mistake. Each downfail. Each god-awful yet lesson-rich failure.

13 Reasons A Divorce Is Anything But A Failure

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 08.05.2015 | Divorce

Most of us marry with the best of intentions: kids, a scrappy dog from the pound, a happy, healthy home -- and when the kids are older, growing old an...

11 Good Pieces Of Advice For Anyone Who Has Ever Been Left

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.12.2014 | Divorce

As anyone who has ever been broken up with knows, the feeling of abandonment can be crippling -- but it is in those moments that we feel our lowest we...

The Case For Tossing Your Marriage Mementos

Divorce360 | Posted 08.10.2014 | Divorce

By Vicki Larson for Divorce360 “I just can’t see you and Dad together,” my oldest son said not too long ago. It seemed like a weird thing ...

10 Reasons My 'Failed Marriage' Was Anything But A Failure

Posted 06.01.2014 | Divorce

By Sophie Rosen for DivorcedMoms.com Our brain tells us that hindsight is 20/20. Yet emotion often gets the best of us. Particularly after a divorc...

8 Things You Won't Want To Hear (But Need To Hear) During Divorce

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

Written by Mikalee Byerman for DivorcedMoms.com I remember it well: the gnawing, gut-wrenching pain. The waking up every night at the same time —...

The Moment I Knew My Marriage Was Over

Christine Gallagher | Posted 08.10.2013 | Divorce
Christine Gallagher

Many divorced people can remember a moment when a little voice in their head told them loudly and emphatically, "This marriage is over!" It's a moment when a line is crossed and there is no looking back.

The Big Lie About 'Failed' Marriages

Vicki Larson | Posted 12.01.2012 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

Most of us marry with the best of intentions. Sometimes that just doesn't work out. We shouldn't slap a #fail label on people who divorce. Let's have faith that they'll do things better the next time -- or maybe the time after that.

The Only Way To Guarantee That You Won’t Get Divorced

Jessica Jones | Posted 09.19.2012 | Divorce
Jessica Jones

I have the uncanny ability to know whether or not someone is going to get divorced. And roughly how long it will take for the shit to hit the fan. That's right. I'm the marriage whisperer.

Why I Laughed Through My Divorce

Lisa Marie Wilson | Posted 07.01.2012 | Divorce
Lisa Marie Wilson

Two weeks after I moved out of my second husband's house, I learned that I had cancer. So now, when people tell me they're thinking of divorce, I tell them to get a full-body scan first.

Her Failed Marriage Led To The Journey Of A Lifetime

Posted 10.18.2012 | Home

One of the reasons I started my website, Marlothomas.com, is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. Women should know that they d...

Twice Divorced, Double Trouble?

Vicki Larson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

There are lots of different reasons why couples call it quits but no matter how or why, all divorced people have one thing in common -- being asked, "So, why did you get divorced?"

Not All Divorcees Are Created Equal

Vicki Larson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

I had been sitting at a table in the bar area of a local restaurant waiting for a girlfriend when the reality of my new life as a divorcee smacked me in the face and made me pay attention.