Gaining Independence with Kindness

My first post was about how I began my journey to independence by declaring that I Won’t Be Silent. That doesn’t mean that I intend to gain independence by shouting at my family or angrily accusing my spouse of being a bully. Instead, I realized that I could gain all that I need for myContinue reading “Gaining Independence with Kindness”

I Won’t Be Silent

Most of my life I’ve had traditional relationships and values. When my father warned me at a young age not to talk about politics or religion at family gatherings I obeyed. When my first husband always took the lead in discussions and continuously corrected my stories to perfection I stayed silent until I left. WhenContinue reading “I Won’t Be Silent”