Silence as Emotional Abuse

Emotional abuse is any type of abuse that is not physical in nature. It can include everything from verbal abuse to the silent treatment…Beverly Engel

My ex-husband (EH) left July 2013. He took his clothing, laptop, tablet, and the silent treatment I had endured for the last two years of our marriage. It’s taken this long for me to admit how much his silence and lack of touch affected me. I can admit that we were both responsible for the end of our marriage. However, I tried counseling, I tried understanding. He stuck with silence and withholding intimacy. One person can’t save a marriage, especially when they are being emotionally abused Continue reading “Silence as Emotional Abuse”

The Royal Wedding: Love and Joy

Beautiful flower with orange and dark orange petals and green leaves to represent the sunny day in Windsor for the Royal Wedding. There was no doubt that I would be front and center for the third Royal Wedding in my lifetime. It was Prince Harry’s turn to get married. The second son of the woman, Lady Diana Spencer, whose marriage in 1981 had me glued to the television. That was the beginning. I remember where I was when I heard Princess Diana died. I watched her young sons walk behind her casket during the funeral. Now, seven years after Prince William and Katherine Middleton were married, I was ready to watch another royal wedding. Everything about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s ceremony was beautiful! You could feel the love and joy! Continue reading “The Royal Wedding: Love and Joy”

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