How Reading Helped Me Through My Divorce

With a good book, you’ll never be lonely

I wasn’t sure how I was going to get through it. But I knew I had to; I didn’t have a choice.

When I decided to get divorced at age thirty-eight, as the mother of four young kids, including a nine-month-old baby, I did so because I couldn’t not. I did so, fundamentally, to save my soul.




Moms Don’t Have Time to Write is a new Medium publication inspired by the award-winning podcast Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books, hosted by Zibby Owens.

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Zibby Owens

Zibby Owens

Creator and host of award-winning podcast, Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books. CEO. Author. Mom of 4.

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