One Way of Coping With Divorce: Laugh!


May 25th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

I can’t remember how I found out about Ending Up, Paige Morrow Kimball’s new short film about coping with divorce, but what I do remember is that when I watched the trailer, I was laughing so hard I had tears running down my cheeks. It put me in ...

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Divorce Advice for Grandparents. Really? Yep.


May 12th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

Divorced Girl Smiling is meant to give divorce advice to men and women who are either thinking of getting divorced, going through a divorce, or who are already divorced. But my own situation has made me realize that there is another group of people w...

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Cheating Spouse: Cold-hearted or Nice Guy who Just Wants Love?


May 8th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

This is a comment that Divorced Girl Smiling received from a cheating spouse, along with my comments and advice. I have been married 17 years to my wife and we have 3 great kids. I’ve been unhappy for a long time. It’s one of those situations ...

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Post about Women Asking for Divorce Brings out Divorce Anger in Men


April 26th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

Awhile back, I wrote a blog called “Honey, I want a divorce: When the Woman decides to Leave.” It’s one of the most highly viewed posts I’ve written. I can’t count the number of women who have responded who can relate. But, the post also se...

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Tough Love for Woman with Lack of Self-Love


April 21st, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

From a reader with lack of self-love: I have let go of my divorce anger and I can tell you that my life did not get better. It seems to get worse and worse. I feel trapped… like maybe I deserve to be mistreated by everyone around me. Being pick...

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