I Come From a Divorced Family

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 45 People

    My Dad's Married 3 Times

    I know what it's like to come from a "divorced family." My dad is on his 3rd marriage and even that is starting to look shaky. People come to me when they're experiencing a divorce only because I have experienced them since I was 3. But I do not blame my dad; he...
    WatchOverMySoldier WatchOverMySoldier
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 13, 2009

    Just like you, I have grown up with divorced

    parents since I was three years old. I have been lucky to come out the other side 20 years later currently completing my Psychology Honours degree and am now researching the mental health of young adults who have experienced the divorce of their parents during childhood. If you...
    PsychNowResearch PsychNowResearch
    22-25, F
    May 24, 2015

    Recently

    my parents got divorced a few months ago and i guess im glad cause i  got tired of all the arguing and my dad was kinda abusive imagine a 300-400lb man lifting you up by the neck if you spilled a cup...
    nickspivey nickspivey
    13-15, M
    Aug 31, 2009

    Life Changer

    My parents divorcedat the beginning of my ninth grade year. It hurt so bad. My mom is broken and takes out her pain on me and my sister. My sister no longer speaks to my father and it is tearing him apart. I have to try to be the peacemaker but I have my own screwed up ness...
    iloveedward iloveedward
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 12, 2009

    Divorce

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    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jan 8, 2009

    My Parents Are Divorced

    People don't realize what a divorce can do or how it can effect your life. I remember waking up and coming downstairs at midnight from hearing my parents screaming at each other. I was 6 and my sister was 5 and my baby brother, 1. I walked up and saw my mother holding a knife up...
    redridinghoodxo redridinghoodxo
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 12, 2013

    Rfff

    um well i broke my arm,  then ther were bulls...(thatmad me try t kill myself  was inthe secndgrade)  thAT like mde me mor reserved im anitsocial now... unless imaroooound realy close fres... then november 14 2008icame out to my arents theyreacted a little less...
    AnonymouslyZockz AnonymouslyZockz
    16-17, M
    1 Response Aug 1, 2009
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