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Issues // Relationship
We should stop being afraid for our children

Being strong parents mean to expect, and not fear, the unexpected.

by Katrina Wahab March 21, 2019
Issues // Relationship
When Ahok Stole My Thunder: A Divorce Story

There are a lot of things that only fellow divorcees can understand and empathize. The latest essay by Magdalene’s Managing Editor Hera Diani.

by Hera Diani, Managing Editor March 7, 2019
Issues // Relationship
Making Sense of My Mother's Love: Not Always Warm but Ever Evolving

My mother is not a perfect mother, but neither am I a perfect daughter. Our relationship is complex and messy, but never devoid of love.

by Miriam January 17, 2019
Issues // Relationship
Smug Married Friends, Here's What Not to Say/Do to Your Single Friends

Are you one of these smug married friends? If yes, take heed!

by Ruby Astari January 9, 2019
Issues // Relationship
Before Planning the Wedding: We Need to Talk About Money, Honey

Debt makes people more hesitant to share their financial state with their partners.

by Kemala Pratiwi December 18, 2018
Issues // Relationship
Beware of the Silent Killer that is Emotional Abuse

Emotional abuser will slowly kill you on the inside, so run for your life.

by Vania Adiella December 4, 2018
Issues // Relationship
Ex-Stalking and Insecurity: We Need to Make Peace with Ourselves

Yes, ex-stalking - whether your own or your current partner's - is a thing and here's why it must be stopped.

by Masithoh Azzahro Lutfiasari October 26, 2018
Issues // Relationship
Teach the Kids to Fail, And They'll Come Out Stronger

What if, instead of merely focusing on success, we prepare our kids for failure and to rise up from it?

by Miriam Bahagijo October 15, 2018
Issues // Relationship
Let's Take Another View On Infidelity

Infidelity is complex and messy. It is not as simple as asking, "Who's cheating?"

by H. Efendy September 20, 2018
Issues // Relationship
Breathing Through Grief: What I learned from Losing My Mother

Losing a mother is hard, but even harder is the regret of not having spent enough time with her.

by Dhiah Karsiwulan September 7, 2018