How you do know when your partner crosses that line, or when you do?
Tommy Maloney confesses. ___ Yes the title is correct—“I cheated and I got caught”—but before the hate mail starts up, please hear me out. I meant no harm by my actions, because I was actually doing it for the right reasons—until it recently backfired in my face. Who knew that after all these years the so-called lie would come […]
You’ve seen this scenario play out before, this is how work affairs start. And they never have a happy ending.
A reader turns to ‘Dear Dad’ for advice on her potential new relationship.
The truth can hurt, but sometimes you have to face it anyway.
Unsure what makes it an emotional affair? These six warning signs provide a good idea of what to avoid.
Despite temptation, you can stay true to yourself, your partner, and your relationship.
This type of cheating causes much more damage than that of any sexual affair.
“It’s not cheating if your wife is there.” A chapter from Jesse Kornbluth’s new novel.
Shame is so ugly, it’s the least studied human experience. We don’t want to touch, talk, read, or think about it. John Harrison, a licensed counselor, explains why. — A new couple coming to me for counseling greet me at the door to my office for their Monday 11 a.m. appointment. They enter with a […]
Why make promises if you’re planning to break them? Why give someone hope of a better, happier future when you’re planning on taking it away?
She thought they were meeting friends. She didn’t expect those friends to have their clothes off and swapping partners. — The “Alternative Lifestyle/Swinging” is a practice from the sixties and the Sexual Revolution. Obviously, it has not ended. It’s not just in the areas you would expect to find it–it is hidden quietly in middle-class […]
He was at a conference, thousands of miles away from his wife. She was gorgeous, and they could easily sneak off to his hotel room. What would you do? — Have you ever experienced the feeling of time stopping or slowing down? We all seen it in movies. The slow-mo effect is used in movies […]
You go about your relationship comfortable, thinking everything is OK. You could be losing her. — She will be with someone that makes an effort every day to put a smile on her face. WARNING: Get comfortable in a relationship, and it will die. Let me repeat that, get com-for-ta-ble in a relationship, and it-will-die. […]