While the term “loneliness” describes a state of being alone or in solitude, loneliness can also be a state of mind. For instance, people who feel empty, alone, and unwanted can become depressed and have difficulty forming relationships with others as a result.
Now that Thanksgiving is over and I am now looking forward to Christmas, I am contemplating my feelings around this holiday. Back in 2007 my now ex-husband asked me for a divorce. It was just as my 2 daughters were coming home from college for their break.
Holidays can be challenging even in the best of times. It can be even more challenging if you have been dealing with the after effects of divorce. Feelings of loneliness, […]
This is my anniversary month of signing my divorce papers. Every year I seem to get sad around this time. I don’t want to keep being sad around this anniversary. This year I realize that maybe I haven’t grieved the death of this marriage completely.