Tips on dating divorced women
If you’re a divorced guy, you don’t need to hear it from me: divorce sucks. Basically every student that attends our weeklong residential program in Los Angeles who’s divorced tells me that it’s the hardest thing he’s ever gone through in his life.
What’s more, guys who have been through a divorce generally aren’t in a huge hurry to get back on the horse and start dating again. At least as much as someone who has never been there can.
Sure, I’ve had my share of breakups that were hard to get through. When you go through a divorce a big part of who you were before changes.
No matter how independent you are, to some degree your identity is tied up with being married and being married to her.
Even if you’re the one who wanted out, there’s still going to be a big hole in your brain where your relationship used to live.
So I decided to sit down and come up with an FAQ / survival guide for divorced guys who are looking to get back in the game.
It’s not going to be easy, but it’s necessary for you to completely heal and move on.
What you’re about to read is what I’ve learned by talking to hundreds of guys who have been through a divorce plus all of the research I have done over the years.
Why Some Relationships Fail Before getting into the meat of what to do, I’d like to take a little bit of time to share with you statistics about relationships.
To put it simply, some relationships work out and others don’t.
However, when we look at relationships that prosper and relationships that end, there are some common themes.
It’s not that one or another characteristic is going to make or break your relationships, past, present or future; It’s just that successful and unsuccessful relationships have, broadly speaking, some patterns.
Here are some assorted demographic factoids about divorce that are worth checking out (