Divorce Happens, Kindness is on Purpose.
... cross posted from our sister site, Chicago Moms Blog.
With examples like A-Rod and Christie Brinkley, columns about celebrity divorces are kept full of plenty of dish. Salacious details captivate millions, and speculation is practically a national pastime.
But the reality of divorce is agonizing and personal.
Four years ago, my partner and I were facing a breakup. The reasons aren't important, except to note that neither of us wanted to give up on our relationship - the circumstances just kept throwing us against the rocks until we were battered, bruised, and resigned.