In America today, more than 20 million dads are raising children in a nontraditional environment where they are trying to make up the rules as they go along. And I am one of those dads.
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Lillian made clear when she was younger that she didn't like us being in two houses. But since we knew we had to be in two houses, we tried to our best to make each of them home for her.
So what can a mom or dad do to help their child cope, given that their parents are going through a profoundly difficult time?
As modern parents, we've absorbed the basic advice about what to do to help kids through a divorce. Bring them to therapy. Don't badmouth the other pa...
Divorce seemed like some place in Gulliver's Travels, or my concept of Aruba: a faraway place that was fun and sexy. But I only wanted to read about it.
No matter how old you are the divorce of your parents is difficult, so allow yourself to feel whatever you are feeling. You may chronologically be an adult but this may trigger very childlike feelings and memories.
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