Most of you have probably been wondering where I’ve been for the past seven months. As my blog went silent, my writing dried up, and my presence on social media became nil, I slowly sunk into the shadows, busy fighting through a personal hell I wouldn’t wish on my worst enemy. I was going through divorce.
Today is my ten-year wedding anniversary. It’s been a challenging ten years – the most challenging of my life. But it’s been worth every minute. I wouldn’t change anything, to be honest, because every step and misstep has drawn me closer to my wife and has helped me to grow as an individual, a husband, and a father. Five years ago, I posted the following article on my blog. I meant for it to be a rant against divorce. Five years later, I feel the same way – if not stronger – in my vehement disgust at how casual this nation and culture views marriage. Today is my five year…