Finding Love After Emotional Abuse

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Reema Zaman found love again after emotional abuse. If you’ve experienced relationship trauma, this episode will give you hope!

Reema Zaman is an award-winning author, screenwriter, and speaker. She is the author of the memoir I Am Yours, the forthcoming dystopian novels Paramita and Motherland, the anthology Love/Sex, and creator of the TV show SNAP. She has been a guest on Dear Sugars and Vice News, and her essays have been published in Vogue, The Guardian, Salon, and other noteworthy platforms. Born in Bangladesh and raised in Thailand, she now lives in Portland, Oregon with her rescue chihuahua, Fia the Fierce.

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

  • The story of how the abuse built over time in Reema’s marriage
  • The clever way she got her husband to leave her
  • The steps she took to rebuild her life after divorce
  • How she found profound mature love after emotional abuse
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Why a Comedian Created a Breakup Registry

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Why did Natasha Pearl Hansen create a breakup registry after cancelling her wedding? Listen to this episode to find out!

Natasha Pearl Hansen is a comedian who recently created a breakup registry. Find out more about what THAT is in this episode. She’s also a podcast host and entrepreneur. In June 2019, the day she was supposed to get married, Natasha recorded and self-produced her first comedy special “I Was Supposed To Get Married Today…” which was shot at her wedding venue and recorded in front of an audience of guests. Her podcast, Future Role Model, is in its third year. Natasha created and curated her own comedy tours for nearly six years, selling out her solo performances around the globe.

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

  • Why people stay in relationships way past the expiration date
  • Why Natasha started a Breakup Registry
  • What she’s learning from her new relationship
  • The secret to healthy relationships after a breakup
  • The importance of having hard conversations in relationships
  • How much to share in a relationship, and why withholding some things can lead to trust issues
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The Problem With Keeping Someone On The Back Burner

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If you’ve ever kept an ex on the back burner while dating other men, this video reveals why the back burner sabotages your relationships.

Have you ever kept an ex on the back burner while dating other men? You keep in touch, he makes you feel desired and attractive, and he keeps you from feeling lonely.  

In this video, I share why keeping someone on the back burner can actually sabotage your search for love.

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Are You Addicted to Your Ex?

[NEW VIDEO] Are you addicted to your ex? Is it hard for you to stop obsessing about him? Here’s how to let go and move on!

Have you ever been addicted to your ex, someone you couldn’t stop thinking about? Even though he treated you poorly, you still compared every man you dated to him, and no-one measured up. Why is it so hard to let go and move on, even when someone is not healthy for us?

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How to Let Go and Move On

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Listen as I coach Alex, a divorced woman, who’s dating a separated man and knows she needs to let go and move on.

Have you ever been afraid to let go and move on from a relationship that isn’t working for you? Alex thought the man she was dating was special enough to wait for, but he’s not emotionally available at this time. How can she get the courage to say, “It’s over”? 

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