Unfairly Treated

Meeting Our Challenges Head-On!  January 8, 2016 Dear Julie: I’m having a hard time letting go of this 3 year relationship that has ended going on 3 months now. I’m angry at the way he broke up with me. See I have a child, and he came into my life when I was 7 months pregnant and basically was the only father she knew. He never gave me closure even after I had asked and he blocked me from... read more

Giving Up

Facing Our Challenges Head-On! December 29, 2015 Dear Julie: I’m heartbroken. I was sure my boyfriend would finally ask me to marry him over Christmas. But the presents are unwrapped and there was no ring–again. We’ve been together for 5 years and there’s no promise of commitment from him. Should I hope for Valentine’s Day? –Giving Up ***** Dear Giving Up: Five years is... read more

Worthy of Respect

Facing Our Challenges Head-On  October 30, 2015 Dear Julie: I am a couple of hours fresh out of a relationship that I probably should have stopped a long time ago. I met a guy and we hit it off immediately. I found out that he was living with a female, but he stated that they were broken up and within a couple of weeks they were both moving out of the place where they lived. On a phone conversation one... read more

Till Death Do Us Part

Facing Our Challenges Head-On! September 25, 2015 Dear Julie: My husband died almost ten years ago and I haven’t had any desire to date until recently when the neighborhood cop stopped by my work on police-related business. We got to visiting and realized we had a lot in common. After several coffee “dates” he asked me out on a real dinner date. I had a great time but I sense he is seeking more of a... read more