Lies Divorced People Tell Themselves

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April 2nd, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

Several years ago, I wrote an article, titled "20 Lies Divorced People Tell themselves." The producers of the WGN podcast, "Uh-PARENT-ly" happened to see it, and asked me to be a guest on the show to talk about each one of these lies, why people tell...

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How Do You Get Over Being Bitter In A Relationship?

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March 30th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

There's no question that breakups are painful and difficult. But after the initial anger, grieving and devastation, most people start to put their lives back together and move on. Most people. There are some who just can't get over the anger and bitt...

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When Your Spouse Doesn’t Want A Divorce

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March 3rd, 2019 . Karen Covy

My heart went out to this woman, whose spouse doesn't want a divorce: “I want a divorce but my husband doesn’t.  I have been unhappy for years. I’ve tried to talk to him. No response. I tried to get him to go to marriage counseling. He said...

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What I Realized About Divorce And Heartbreak When I Slipped On Ice…And Then Slipped Again

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February 28th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

Anyone who has ever experienced divorce and heartbreak will tell you it was tiring. Exhausting, actually. Kind of like the winter we’ve had in Chicago. If you live here or somewhere else in the Midwest, this winter has been a total nightmare. I kno...

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Divorce Advice In The Form Of A Fictitious Novel

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February 19th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

They say "Write about what you know," which I think is why there are countless books written on the subject of divorce. But not every author offers divorce advice via a memoir or a non-fiction guide book. Lots of writers, including Jackie Pilossoph, ...

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