Why Do Women Stay in Relationships That Hurt?

“So many people prefer to live in drama because it’s comfortable. It’s like someone staying in a bad marriage or relationship – it’s actually easier to stay because they know what to expect every day, versus leaving and not knowing what to expect.” – Ellen DeGeneres

Some relationships just hurt. […]

How to End a Relationship That Hurts

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”
– Anais Nin

Jane was married to a narcissist. Mike could be kind and in the next breathe turn mean. Jane admired his confidence, but not his […]

Are You in a Relationship with a Narcissist?

When we met seventeen years ago, Mike swept me off my feet. He was everything I wanted; I fell completely in love. Our sexual chemistry was intense.

Once the kids came along, things changed. He seemed jealous of the time and attention I gave the kids. It was as if […]