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”

It’s My Fault In A Sense: Tips For Parenting

A commenter has written on another piece that I couldn’t have raised my daughter with any type of self-love or acceptance otherwise, she wouldn’t be taking on the man-child’s thinking patterns that she’s living with while estranging herself from me and her father as well as all of her family and former friends.  I hadContinue reading “It’s My Fault In A Sense: Tips For Parenting”

I’ve Been Afraid of My Adult Estranged Child!

I have been afraid of my own adult child and I have finally figured out why. In what seems like a lifetime ago now, I catered to a mother who was an alcoholic, a mean drunk.  She spared no effort in putting everyone down especially, me.  She tore me to shreds as a person orContinue reading “I’ve Been Afraid of My Adult Estranged Child!”