“Bewitched, bothered, and bewildered am I” wrote US songwriter Lorenz Hart about the feeling of infatuation. It’s blissful and euphoric, as we all know. But it’s also addicting, messy and blinding. Without careful monitoring, its wild wind can rage through your life leaving you much like the lyrics of a country song: without a wife, […]
I started a discussion thread on Group Beyond Blue called “Stepmothers and Depression,” where I asked stepmoms to weight in on whether or not stepmothering is the “perfect storm” for depression, as author Wednesday Martin suggests. To get to the conversation, click here.