Living alone has become inevitable for most women; the U.S. Census Bureau reports that 73% of females will die single. With climbing divorce rates and increased female life expectancy, the reality of living without a significant other becomes more and more common for women. A Woman's Guide to Living Alone: 10 Ways to Survive Grief and Be Happy offers practical advice and personal stories to help women successfully ease into a new and full lifestyle after the termination of a marriage, the end of a relationship, or the loss of a loved one.
Clinical experts as well as individuals who have overcome their own loss impart day-to-day survival tips to show women on their own how to discover the joys of living alone. By addressing the facets of single living, this honest and informative book provides a detailed pathway for women seeking self-sufficiency. It also contains a special section on Survivors' Stories in which everyday women as well as celebrity personalities such as Joan Rivers and Ann Richards tell their own tales. Other chapters include:
-- Getting Through Grief
-- Jumping into the Job Market
-- Solo Parenting
-- Taking Charge of Personal Finances
-- Daring to Date Again
Providing common-sense techniques, A Woman's Guide to Living Alone addresses the needs, hopes, and fears of every newly-single woman. With a combination of personal and expert guidance, it allows women to overcome their fears and embrace a new life on their own.
"A Woman's Guide to Living Alone: 10 Ways to Survive Grief and Be Happy" addresses the many forms of grief that we can face in our lifetimes and gives us the tools to deal and grow from this experience. And yes, even come out of it a stronger, wiser person.--Linda Rendleman "Indy Women Connect.Com "