Category Archives: abandonment

Don’t Give Up The Day Before The Miracle Happens

by Susan J. Elliott, J.D., M.Ed. “….in the spring becomes the rose…” Please don’t give up the day before the miracle happens. I ended my marriage at least 4 years after I wanted to. The reasons were varied and complicated, … Continue reading

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Mean Lady Talking Podcast Episode Number 25 Show Notes

Welcome to the Mean Lady Talking Podcast This episode is Talking About Destructive Relationships, Fear of Intimacy and Becoming Healthy Please follow and like us:ShareTweet

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Journey From Abuse

On this Mother’s Day, I am reminded that I left my abuser when the abuse started to be doled out to my children. I had no job and no place to go and that is typically when the cheating and … Continue reading

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Gratitude, Support Groups & Getting Better

John F. Kennedy once said that as we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. M. Scott Peck said that love is an action. Both love … Continue reading

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Switching gears….or not

The Space You Need Is The Space To Learn What You Need by Susan J. Elliott, J.D., M.Ed. Copyright 2017 – All Rights Reserved. When I was convinced that my cheating husband had used a snowstorm to stay 45 miles … Continue reading

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Trusting Yourself

The 1996 photo was taken during our wedding vows. The 2007 photo was taken dancing at my son’s wedding. We looked at each other with as much, if not more love, than on our wedding day. The years between had … Continue reading

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