The idea is not to make anyone the bad guys, but as the story suggests, to look toward solutions to prevent domestic violence, especially since (as you know) in some of these situations men took their own lives after taking the women’s…as you read down, the CDC recommended more programs to get men into counseling without a stigma. Society could be better about helping men to feel they can ask for help.

Journalist & author of nerdy novel CARRIE PILBY (film version‘s on Netflix). Finishing up offbeat memoir. Love dogs & puns. Read more: http://carenlissner.com.

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