However, if you wait too long, some things happen that make dating more difficult.After some time, you start to enjoy the freedom that comes with being on your own. If you don’t feel like making your bed, there’s no one there to get mad at you for it.

Your ex might be willing to accept that the marriage just wasn't working out -- the divorce might even be her idea -- but if you start dating before she's ready for it then she can make things very difficult for both of you.

If you have children together, it's especially important not to provoke unnecessary conflict with your ex before custody arrangements have been fully worked out.

Every marriage is different, every separation is different and every divorce is different.

How soon is too soon to start dating again depends on several factors, including your emotional state, your ex-spouse's emotional state and your legal situation.

I’ve been divorced for five years and I only recently started dating again.

Now that I have, I’ve come to the realization that I waited too long.

The best advice that you would get from your Raleigh divorce lawyer is simple—don’t do it.

Dating can have both personal and legal consequences that can be harmful to your divorce action.

No date wants to hear all about how evil and crazy you think your ex is.

Too much negative talk about your ex is unappealing on its own, but it can also make it sound like you hate all women.

North Carolina law still permits an action for “alienation of affection” against a third party whom the plaintiff feels is responsible for ending the marriage.