Splitopia In The News



 CBS-LA, "DivorceHotel," by Erica Nochlin, November 21, 2016

KTBC-Austin, "Wendy Paris Talks 'Splitopia'," March 29, 2016

 Time Warner Cable News, "Splitopia In Studio," April 5, 2015


"Divorce American Style: Splitopia Book Review," by Naomi Cahn & Jana SingerFamily Law Quarterly, Spring, 2016.

"Book Review: Splitopia," by Bella de Paulo, PsychCentral, Spring 2016.

"What Does 'Closure' Even Mean, Anyway?' by Emily Esfahani Smith, New York Magazine, February 16, 2017.

"Divorcing with dignity: How modern exes are treating a split as an awakening," by Zosia Bielsky, The Globe and MailJune 23, 2016

"Go ahead and thank Gwyneth Paltrow: Her "conscious uncoupling" tapped into "a sea change in separation" that's trickling down to the masses," by Caroline Jumpertz, Salon.com, May 11, 2016.

"Is 'birdnesting' the stupidest--or smartest--divorce trend yet?" by Anna Davies, New York Post, April 28, 2016.

"How to say, 'I'm Getting Divorced' and avoid a pity party," book excerptThe Washington Post, March 14, 2016.

"You Married Them Once, but What About Twice?" by Abby Ellen, The New York Times, March 3, 2016.

"Is a good divorce possible? 'Splitopia' author says yes," by Kathryn Peterson, Houston ChronicleApril 12, 2016.

"8 Tips for Better Co-Parenting After Divorce," by Carlin Flora, Parenting.com, March 29 2016.

"A Stepping Out Into the World: Author Wendy Paris on Writing, Relationships and her UH Experience," University of Houston Alumni Magazine, April 2016.

"How to Be Friends With Your Ex After Divorce," by Beth Levine, Grandparents.com.

"It's Not Marriage That Matters So Much, But How We Attend to Our Relationships," Q&A with Wendy Paris by Gretchen Rubin, Gretchenrubin.com, March 1, 2016.

"12 Women Share What Got Them Through The Worst Breakups Of Their Lives," by Zahra Barnes, Self.com, Feb. 12, 2016.

"Tough Love: Straight-Talking Self-Help Books Show Readers How to Weather Any Emotional Storm," by Alex Palmer, Publisher's WeeklyOct. 19, 2015.

"5 Ways to Deal When Someone You're Dating Totally Ghosts On You," by Suzanne Zuckerman, Self.com, August 6, 2015.


Conversations Live with Vicki St. ClairApril 4, 2016

Like a Mother podcast with Emma Johnson of Wealthy Single Mommy, April 2016

Help Wanted podcast with Valerie Nies and Regina Soto, March 29, 2016

Articles by Wendy Paris


"My 20 Percent Husband," by Wendy Paris, Psychology Today, January/February, 2016

"How to say, ‘I’m Getting Divorced’ and avoid a pity party," by Wendy Paris, The Washington Post, March 14, 2016

"I’m in the Divorce ‘Buffer Phase’ and It’s Actually Not That Bad," by Wendy Paris Kveller.com, March 24, 2016

"Uber for Divorce? These Startups Are Bringing DIY Divorces to the Masses," by Wendy Paris, The New York Observer, February 3, 2016

"The Divorce Divide: how the U.S. legal system screws poor parents," by Wendy Paris, Quartz, May 5, 2015.

"Destination Divorces Are Turning Heartbreaks Into Holidays," by Wendy Paris, Quartz, April 9, 2015

"The Gwyneth Effect: Why the Snark about the Good Divorce?" by Wendy Paris, Quartz, Sept. 19, 2014

"A Divorcee’s Shabbat," by Wendy Paris, The Forward, March 30, 2016

"Why I Traveled 3000 Miles to Get to Temple," by Wendy Paris, Zocalo Public Square, October 18, 2013

"How to finally get along with your spouse; Get divorced," by Wendy Paris, Quartz, June 3, 2013

"Happily Ever, After We Split," by Wendy Paris, The New York Times, June 3, 2012

"Next Time Under the Chuppah," by Wendy Paris, Jewish Week, May 15, 2012


"The New Cancer Survivors," by Wendy Paris, Psychology Today, March, 2015

"Bucking Wedding Conventions, Except for One," by Wendy Paris, The New York Times

"In the Grips of Nature’s Own Form of Birth Control," by Wendy Paris, The New York Times

"Money in the Rough," by Wendy Paris, Portfolio.com