Not only is Busy’s attitude the correct one, from my experience as a parent, it’s also the one that involves the least amount of effort, and I can’t imagine why anyone would take a different approach. Trying to change your kid’s behavior and expressed preferences is really difficult. Anytime I can respond to whatever… Read more
Good stuff, Busy. As the dad of a 14 year-old lesbian, I tip my hat.
Thank you so much for The Crane Wife (and your other advice). I just read it and it hit me like a ton of bricks.
Hi there. I would love any advice from Jezzies who have gotten out of abusive relationships in the past (beyond therapy). Books that helped? Did you try anti-anxiety meds? I’m six months out from separating and waiting for my divorce to finalize. Deep down I know it was the right move, but around the holidays, the… Read more