sex & gender

RED feature: Life After Divorce

I was never one to stage weddings in the Barbie Dream House, preferring to play with my Star Wars figures and GI Joes. It surprised everyone, then, when I was the first of my friends to get engaged, in my early 20s. First in, first out: I was the first to divorce, too, 13 years later.

When my marriage ended, I figured I had chosen the wrong partner but didn’t question for a second that a relationship was a prerequisite to happiness. Hell-bent on hunting down Mr Right 2.0, I embarked on dating armed with an excel spreadsheet and a love-coach-to-the-stars…

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