Some relationships are meant to be - but why doesn’t your family understand? If you have been going with someone since kindergarten and grown up together and it feels so right, it must be right. To split up leaves a big gaping hole in your life that feels very wrong. Nobody can possibly understand what you are going through when you are so alone and isolated. Why do families think they can be of help when they have caused your life to mess up in the first place?
Margaret Pearce started her writing life as a copywriter in an advertising agency and moved to writing more fiction when raising children. She has ended up lurking in an underground flat in the Dandenongs rather like a wombat, where it is quiet, fire safe and totally suitable for writing; although she is not sure if wombats actually write.read more