• I Wish My Parents Had Divorced, And Here's Why

    13 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    No child wants to be raised in split households. It's not like I prayed at night that my parent's would separate. In all actuality it wasn't until I was married with kids of my own, that I realized just how much I wished my parent's would have divorced.
    I could never say I had a bad childhood. I am not ungrateful of all my parent's did for me. But the sweetness growing up was always overshadowed with the sour. The specific taste of bitterness that comes from being a child of an addict. Hello, I am Lyndsey and my father is an alcoholic.
    I have very pleasant memories of my father, early on...
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