A Day in the Life of a Divorced working mother in Harlem

A Day in the Life of a Divorced Working Mother in Harlem, NYC Omg, I need a cigarette! No, I do. Me, the writer. Not the divorced working mother who lives in Harlem I’m going to attempt to discuss. The funny thing about it is, I don’t smoke, I’ve never been divorced, and I’m not … Continue reading “A Day in the Life of a Divorced working mother in Harlem”

On Renewing Your Wedding Vows in Lieu of Filing for Divorce by Kate Nguyen

RENEWING YOUR WEDDING VOWS INSTEAD OF FILING FOR DIVORCE Renewing your wedding vows is a thing a lot of people try before they file for divorce. Celebrities do it a lot. Heidi Klum and Seal, Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony, Khloe and Lamar. Clearly, this strategy does not always work. Renewing your wedding vows does … Continue reading “On Renewing Your Wedding Vows in Lieu of Filing for Divorce by Kate Nguyen”

#1 Lesson Straight Couples Can Learn From the Divorce Rate for Gay Men

#1 Lesson Straight Couples Can Learn From the Divorce Rate for Gay Men The #1 lesson straight couples can learn from the divorce rate for gay men is that cheating is not necessarily a deal-breaker. Gay men, it turns out, cheat A LOT on their partners. When they do, it does not necessarily phase their mate the way it phases straight … Continue reading “#1 Lesson Straight Couples Can Learn From the Divorce Rate for Gay Men”

What does your husband’s latest car purchase say about the state of your marriage? Are you heading for divorce?

Beware the husband who goes out and purchases a “fast” car. When I was fairly young, too young to know any better, I arrived home from a carnival on the back of my friend Sonia’s cousin Mello’s motorcycle. It’s a long story and there was a reason that I felt I had no choice but … Continue reading “What does your husband’s latest car purchase say about the state of your marriage? Are you heading for divorce?”

Gray divorce: A Divorce at 50 is Dangerously Common. Why?

Divorce at 50: Is 50 the Most Dangerous Age to Be in a Marriage and Long Term Relationship? By Isabella Alexander: Filed in Gray Divorce The so called “gray divorce” years start at age 50 and the global trends are seeing an uptick in the number of couples who get divorced and in divorces that … Continue reading “Gray divorce: A Divorce at 50 is Dangerously Common. Why?”

Gay Divorce: Why Is the Divorce Rate for Lesbians Higher than for Gay Men and Heterosexuals?

WHY DO LESBIAN COUPLES HAVE SUCH A HIGH RATE OF DIVORCE COMPARED TO STRAIGHT COUPLES AND GAY/QUEER COUPLES Apparently, when it comes to divorce, lesbians are a little bit trigger happy. They don’t take shit in their marriages.  As soon as they become just a teensy bit unhappy, they bolt out of the marriage. Some … Continue reading “Gay Divorce: Why Is the Divorce Rate for Lesbians Higher than for Gay Men and Heterosexuals?”

Forget Marriage Envy: Call off the Divorce And Learn How to Replicate the Joy Everybody Else Has in Your Own Marriage

“Marriage envy is a very common phenomenon but you can choose to let it inspire you into avoiding divorce rather than eating yourself up with envy. Because happiness is a decision.” Bob Sumner Do you have marriage envy? Do you envy other people’s marriages while at the same time you find yourself on the verge … Continue reading “Forget Marriage Envy: Call off the Divorce And Learn How to Replicate the Joy Everybody Else Has in Your Own Marriage”

Divorce & “Black” Boys

Does Divorce Have Special Impact on African American Boys? I can find nothing on the Internet on the subject of “Divorce & ‘Black’ Boys.” I do not think there is any scientific study on the effects of divorce on black boys. I could be wrong. But it strikes me that this demographic is one of … Continue reading “Divorce & “Black” Boys”

10 Famous African American Couples that Master the Art of Co-parenting in “Hollywood”

Co-parenting in Hollywood is in Vogue and these 10 African Americans Stars Deserve a Gold Medal for Their AFTER DIVORCE Co-parenting Skills There are tons of co-parenting movie stars and hip hop stars in Hollywood of all races, colors and creeds. This list compiles the African Americans stars who are doing their bit to show … Continue reading “10 Famous African American Couples that Master the Art of Co-parenting in “Hollywood””

Latina Divorce: Studies Show First Generation Latinos Have a Lower Divorce Rate Than General Population

Latina Divorce Are Latinos and Hispanics better at marriage than the general population? Latinas don’t divorce their husbands as much as African American and European American women do. Does this mean Latinas are better at being wives? Or are they less likely to end bad marriages than their sister counterparts in other ethnic and racial … Continue reading “Latina Divorce: Studies Show First Generation Latinos Have a Lower Divorce Rate Than General Population”

Divorce Industry Buzz: The Gay Divorce Boom Could Have Been a Myth

By Claire le Roy for Divorce Saloon International Magazine: Le Saloon The Divorce Industry Disappointed by the Lack of Boom in Gay Divorces Since same-sex marriage was made the law of the land by the US Supreme court, divorce industry insiders proclaimed that there would be a big boom in gay divorces and law firms … Continue reading “Divorce Industry Buzz: The Gay Divorce Boom Could Have Been a Myth”

The 9th Stereotype: Rich, Old, Western White Men Think That Asian Women Won’t Divorce Them

In 2009, when The New Trophy Wives: Asian Women was written by Ying Chu for Marie Claire magazine, I was barely out of my teens and I frankly did not read this article as this was not something I would have cared less about. But being that I was doing some research for possible subjects … Continue reading “The 9th Stereotype: Rich, Old, Western White Men Think That Asian Women Won’t Divorce Them”

Can Having a Baby Save Your Marriage? It did for Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott

Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott Prove That Having a Baby Can Save Your Marriage After Divorce Scare Not even ten minutes after I wrote this post about how babies can wreck your marriage, I saw this post about Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott and how they say having a fifth child named Beau Dean has … Continue reading “Can Having a Baby Save Your Marriage? It did for Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott”