A View from the Bubble

Musings from outside the mainstream.

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Coming Out and Keeping a Secret

An ANONYMOUS Mom writes DEAR ABBY saying that her son came out to her in a private conversation.  He asks his Mom not to tell anyone as it would “hurt so … Continue reading

May 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

When one parent becomes stay-at-home

STAY-AT-HOME MOM writes DEAR ABBY saying that she has been married to her husband for nine years and then quit three years ago to care for their two small children.  There is some tension in … Continue reading

April 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Origin of a Column

This column originated several years ago when, over the course of a couple of months, I read several women writing in on the theme of contemplating divorce and not wanting to … Continue reading

April 4, 2013 · Leave a comment