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They Deserve True Love Even if it Means Leaving Us ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Compassion, Emotionally Unavailable, Empowerment, Forgiveness, Healing, Marriage, Relationships & Love, Self-Love, Sex & Intimacy 0 Comments

Nicholas Sparks once wrote, “You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts people you love.” This is a difficult article for me to write. But as a writer, …

The Apology That Never Comes, How to Find Closure & Move On ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Forgiveness, Letting Go 0 Comments

  Love becomes a lot easier when you learn to accept the apology you never got. ~ Robert Brault Saying, “I’m sorry. I was wrong.” is not easy for people. We all believe that we’re right about whatever the particular …

To Heal A Wound, You Gotta Stop Touching It ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Clearing Negativity, Empowerment, Health & Wellness, Letting Go 0 Comments

  “But we cannot simply sit and stare at our wounds forever.” ~ Haruki Murakami How many times have you done this…. Somebody really, deeply hurts you and you replay the event over and over and over again in your …

When Someone We Love Moves On & We’re Still Trying to Let Go

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Dating, Divorce, Letting Go, Relationships & Love 0 Comments

“I can’t believe he’s already hooking up with someone else. We’ve been broken up for two weeks!” “I feel like I didn’t matter at all. She moved on so quickly.” I hear statements like these all the time from people …

Here’s What We need to Understand About Love and Walking Away ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Dating, Divorce, Letting Go, Relationships & Love 0 Comments

“Before you dive into my waters, you should know I love deep.” ~ Betty Larrea I am often asked by people—who were in the beginning phases of a relationship or already deeply committed to another person—why the other person walked …