The Affair Paints Realistic Picture of Divorce


November 10th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

I have to admit I wasn't a huge fan of season one of Showtime's The Affair. While I loved the concept—a happy family man and father of four falls for a younger, sexy and married woman, has an affair with her and blows up his marriage, I found the t...

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What Are Divorced Men Thinking? Playwright Tells You Through His Show


November 6th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

I have dated and become friends with many divorced men over the years, and I think I have a pretty good idea of some characteristics that a lot of them have.  Now, a new play is taking viewers inside the minds of divorced men. "Boys in the Bas...

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Would You Rather Be The Ex-Wife or The New Wife?


November 1st, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

I ran into a woman the other day, who has been divorced for several years and has three young children. We asked each other the usual questions you ask when you haven't seen someone in awhile: "How are things," "How are the kids?" "How's the job?" "H...

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Pros and Cons of Divorce: It’s Not What You’ve Lost, It’s What You’ll Gain


October 24th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

It's easy to look at divorce as a really, really sad, horrible loss, and I agree that it is. But believe it or not, there are some good things that come with getting divorced. There are pros and cons of divorce. What many men and women (especially...

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A Huge Factor in Moving On After Divorce


September 29th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

When two people get divorced, both hopefully spend some time reflecting on the mistakes they made, which I believe is really healthy in the healing process, and crucial in moving on after divorce.  I'll even go so far as to say that people who don't...

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