I understand the desire to change your name back to your maiden name after divorce.
I had intended to do just that once my children graduated from school.
It almost certainly won’t feel like it at the time, but, a divorce can be a gateway to a new beginning.
I hope that these words help you on your journey to freedom.
You've signed the divorce papers, and the relationship you entered with so much hope is officially dissolved. Maybe you had been married for decades, maybe just a year or so. Maybe the divorce was your idea and maybe it was your partner's, or maybe you both agreed that separation was best.
In fact, I recommend you start dating right away so that you’re able to start the healing process faster.
But however you got here, the question now is where do you go from here?
And how do you figure out who you are and what you want as a newly single person?
What is your new life going to look like, and how do you start moving in that direction?
Here are eight of the first steps: Nobody gets married thinking, "I sure hope we can get divorced someday!