The Best Friend Dvorce, A Guest Post From Bruce Provda

Originally posted on Life in the Boomer Lane:

Two little girls are arguing for Grandma's dress

Bruce Provda is a New York-based family law attorney. Having more than 40 years of professional experience, Bruce is a frequent media contributor and community leader. To contact him, reach out to Provda Law Firm, 40 Wall Street 11 Floor, New York, NY 10005

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For years Sarah and Joan carefully chose Christmas gifts for each other. Not this year. There won’t be any exchanging of beautifully wrapped gifts. The empty spot under the tree will be matched by the breach on the mantelpiece where a witty card, overloaded with best wishes, usually stood. 

By the time most women are in their thirties and forties, they’ve met a large…

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“Courage is not the absence of fear but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.” – Ambrose Redmon

Fear is an impulse, or like the tattoo on my arm says, “Fear is the mind killer.” Frank Herbert wrote that. In Dune. So you can’t stop being afraid, but you can fight fear, you can control it.

I don’t think I ever told you how I became a writer. Or if I did, it was long ago.

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