Saying Goodbye

Divorce brings on many deaths

Amy Punt
5 min readMar 10, 2024

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A mountain vista with blue sky, a few distant clouds and greenery.
A Los Angeles Mountain taken in Griffith Park. Photo by author.

I love my apartment. I’ve fallen in love with Los Angeles but must move to a more affordable city. I either hate change, or I’m not supposed to leave. My gut is all out of whack. Maybe I should wait just one more month, two more months, or three, but I’ve been saying that for a year and three months now. My divorce finalized on January 1, 2023, and I’ve been at loose ends ever since…

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Amy Punt

Writing about Personal Growth, Trauma, Recovery and the cultural moments that reflect our hidden traumas.