How Smug Feelings Can Lead To Regrets When Estranged

If you’ve chosen to estrange yourself from your parents, family or friends, remember that one day, there may be regrets. You cannot turn back the hands of time and re-do things.

Do Unto Others As They Do Unto You?

“Do unto others as you would have done unto you.”~Jesus/The Bible~ Now there’s a stunner of a statement or quote. While it’s the ideal situation to create, the reality is that one can give and give but, drive people further away in return. It’s sad but, it’s true. Proven over and over again, people willContinue reading “Do Unto Others As They Do Unto You?”

Everyone Has Problems Of Some Type: Why Estrangement Isn’t An Answer For Most

When someone estranges themselves from others when there’s no abuse or neglect, it’s often because their histories have been re-written or someone else is behind it all. Parents are not the ones to blame in these cases.

What A Revolution Doesn’t Need Or Mean

A “revolution” doesn’t mean that there’s a physical march, protest or anything that we can think of that used to be a method. It can mean that people from all over the world, get the word out to one another as well as to professionals of all sorts, not simply medical health professionals. Society needsContinue reading “What A Revolution Doesn’t Need Or Mean”

They Say You Want A Revolution: Why It May Be Time For Parents of Estranged Adult Children To Revolt

Why parents now need to speak up against their adult children’s estrangement.

Why Adult Child Estrangement Is Learned, Taught Or A Punishment

I really don’t like to categorize everyone because people are different. Circumstances are different but, in the case of an adult estranging from their parents, short of true abuse (physical, mental or emotional) there are few reasons for anyone to find the need to distance themselves from someone else. Yes, I know that it’s consideredContinue reading “Why Adult Child Estrangement Is Learned, Taught Or A Punishment”

Estrangement: Reasons For It

I’ve been on both sides of the coin in every conceivable way imaginable. As a child, I saw both love and abuse. Being a parent, meant that I gave up a lot in order to be a parent while still wrestling with my own past demons as well as trying to change how I parented,Continue reading “Estrangement: Reasons For It”