A man recalls the day which still makes him ask “Who does that?”
Difficult times help you become a better person.
People tend to think of abandonment as something physical, like neglect. Loss of physical closeness due to death, divorce, and illness is also an emotional abandonment. It also happens when our emotional needs aren’t being met in the relationship – including in our relationship with ourselves.
Can you imagine a world where all parents were involved with their kids?
What I would write to my ex-husband to release us both from the unhappy life we shared.
What is emotional abandonment?
You have the power to manifest the reality you want.
Being able to care for ourselves allows us to hold the space for our partner and to take care of ourselves. Whether or not in a relationship, that’s the ultimate remedy against spiraling into an abandonment depression.
I am afraid of the people I love in my life leaving me. I suppose you could call that “abandonment issues” or whatever popular catchphrase you would like to go with, but it’s the truth.
An Ohio family “returned” their adopted son after nine years. Brent Almond takes issue with that.
Fear is the enemy. Luckily, the enemy always retreats when we simply get the courage to pay attention to ourselves.
I didn’t want my daughter to feel the sense of abandonment I had felt.
Even absent fathers leave a legacy.
As a child, no one would tell me why my father was in prison or why he had lost his freedom.
The price of being at the edge of life and death.
If you don’t know what they are, save your relationship and read on.