Divorce is something no one wishes for or imagines. Standing in white that day, looking at your husband at the altar, or watching your wife walk down the aisle, you assume that this is it, for life.

But unfortunately, not everyone is destined for that “happily ever after”. 4 1/2 years to the day in my own marriage, I made a literal run for it, packing a U-haul and fleeing to an undisclosed location.

10 months later, I was able to start breathing again, and look at what I’d been through. …

Renee Nicole

Strategic problem solver, entrepreneur, ENTP and 7w8. Survivor of an abusive marriage. Unrelenting advocate, and striving always to choose courage over comfort.

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