Here is Scott’s guest post that gives us a glance at the transition from single guy to married guy with step kids, and all the wonderful things that can happen if you are open-minded, have insight into what the kids are going through, and just give it time. But if you keep in mind what the kids went through, you will have a better understanding and be a great step parent.
Read this email I received from a reader who is having problems in online dating because he is separated–not officially divorced.
Floppy relationship triangles are essentially unstable and the outcomes are not only unpredictable, but often dire.
There are many factors that can affect these triangulated relationships, and how they are combined can affect the outcome in different ways.
We went to counseling for many months prior to the separation and it didn’t work.
I agreed to 3 years legal separation, so that she could get my health insurance, and then the divorce would be decreed.