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Rewriting the Narrative of their Past

This quote resonated deeply with me:

“Our lives may be determined less by past events than by the way we remember them.” – Catherine Ann Jones…

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Lost In Translation

You tell me you love and wanna rebuild yet you tear me down attempting to remind me of how insecure and offset I am as if I’m on the outside looking in from around the corner being told by a third party as if I’m not living in it and know first hand😒😒😒😒 You call me up and stay on my line pinging these towers for hours on end conversing about the most mundane things like what you ate what you thought you were going to eat your homeboy being mad an episode of Mike Tysons cartoon etc.for goodness sake but when I grace this keyboard to vent and ask 1 simple question😒😒😒I’m staring at ⏱⏲⏳⌛️⏳⌛️⏳ shit I might as well go have me a 🚬 (and I don’t even smoke😳)..

Parents Cut Off by Adult Children

In the newspaper advice column Annie’s Mailbox by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, there has recently been a series of letters from the parents of adult children who have cut them out of their lives. 161 more words

Parental Alienation PA

Harden Your Heart?

Dr. Joshua Coleman (author of When Parents Hurt) sends out a regular email message to his email subscribers (you can sign up to receive these messages for free at… 210 more words


I've Been Reading on Estrangement

I’ve been doing quite a bit of reading about adult children who estrange themselves from their parents and it seems that new spouses/partners seem to have a lot to do with it.   315 more words


How to not waste the pain of exile

On this talk show: How to not waste the pain of exile…plus, how to communicate with an irrational friend…plus, how to deal with grandma’s favoritism… 27 more words


At Home

I´m at home for a week and it´s so good to be around close family and friends! Yet I can´t help but feel estranged. I´m gliding in, just not really. 576 more words