Here’s what has been helpful to me and the women in my life as we navigate change. Please contact me to suggest additions to this list in progress.
Books by Single Moms
The Kickass Single Mom: Be Financially Independent, Discover Your Sexiest Self, and Raise Fabulous, Happy Children by Emma Johnson
Rise: How a House Built a Family by Cara Brookins
Love Warrior by Glennon Doyle Melton
Falling Apart in One Piece by Stacy Morrison
Finding a good support group was especially hard in the beginning. If none of these groups sound right for you, try finding community in a common interest group (for example www.meetup.com) or a faith group (the Unitarian Universalist church has been especially helpful for me).
S-Anon: A program of recovery for those who have been affected by someone else’s sexual behavior
Straight Spouse Network: For people who have discovered their spouse isn’t straight
Al-Anon: For friends and families of problem drinkers