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Lizzy Smith
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One girls' journey of surviving & healing from divorce & illness
One girls' journey of surviving & healing from divorce & illness

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My ex is a verbally and emotionally abusive man. After having no contact with him in four years (yah!) he started texting me again and reappeared in the girls' lives. I was hopeful he had changed. Oh no, truth is alcoholics never change. Here is one example of how quickly a good conversation can turn on a dime when one becomes drunk. My latest article via Divorced Moms.

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Verbal Abuse Via Text. Another Crazy Exchange with Rob the Great Alcoholicc
Here is my latest column via Divorced Moms. Happy Labor Day weekend, my dear readers! Lizzy Alcoholism Hell. A Text "Conversation" With My Drunk Abusive Ex Hubby By Lizzy Smith                     Share on Tumblr September 05, 2016 During my marriage to Rob...

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You'd think that once you divorce an alcoholic, the abuse ends. But that is rarely the case. The latest? My ex is threatening to sue me for... well, that's a good question. And like the shark he is, he waited until my cancer relapsed. He smelled blood and weakness. He thought wrong. BRING IT ON.

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Bully me? Ok, TRY IT!
I haven't written in awhile because: 1) my kids are out of school for the summer and I didn't have time; 2) my myeloma relapsed and I've been in more doctor's offices than I can count and is it ever time consuming; 3) I was trying to make peace with my ex h...

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Here are 10 fabulous questions to ask your kids. You'll be surprised by their answers, and you'll get to know them a bit better.

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10 great questions to ask your kids
10 Fabulous Questions To Get Your Kids Chatting by Lizzy Smith for Divorced Moms                     Share on Tumblr                    July 09, 2016 I have two daughters who I love more than life itself. I (almost always) love spending time with them. Beca...

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Life took a tough turn for me last week. But I'm back and ready to FIGHT. Overcoming fear, anxiety, and the urge to grab pills.

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Game On! I'm back and ready to FIGHT
Game On! After An Epic Meltdown, I've Come Back Swinging by Lizzy Smith for Divorced Moms                     Share on Tumblr July 16, 2016 Last week, I got some frightening news. A new drug that I started taking to keep my cancer markers in check had faile...

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Gosh dang, fighting cancer is HARD. And I had a severe series of anxiety attacks about it. My biggest Pity Party to date. I suppose I deserve it after FOUR SOLID YEARS OF THIS.

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I had severe anxiety yesterday. And I popped (many) pills
Throughout my myeloma battle, I have to admit that I've been quite the brave, amazing, fearless warrior. A rock star. Go.Fight.WIN!!!! And when I have a bad day, I'd go... get a massage, take a hike, go on a fabulous trip, or buy some new clothes. Whatever....
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