Escaping a Zombie Marriage Apocalypse

Last year, my husband and I took our youngest children to the local amusement park for a “Frightmares,” event.  The fun zone was transformed into a Halloween fiesta, complete with spook alleys and wandering zombies mildly harassing the visitors. At one point, we were standing in a loooong noisy line for the chance to wander aimlessly in […]

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What does an Amorphous, Seemingly Androgynous Little Green Ball of Clay Have to do with my Marriage?

I keep a toy Gumby on hand.  Not only does it provide me with a zany sense of childhood nostalgia, but as a marriage therapist, I use it as an object lesson sometimes if I’m teaching a marriage class to university students.  I purchased one particular Gumby a few years ago (on purpose—thank you, Ebay), because […]

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