About Thriving In Crazy Land

Julie Boyd Cole is a mother of two sons, a journalist, writer and business woman. She is the author of "How to Co-Parent with an Abusive Ex and Keep Your Sanity." (Amazon, December 2015.) She has written for the Miami Herald, the Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel, Yahoo.com, among many publications around the country. Currently, she is the chief executive administrator of a non-profit in North Florida. And Julie is a survivor of domestic violence at the hands of her ex-husband, an NFL sportswriter, and today is an advocate helping other victims sort through the trauma of domestic abuse. Julie also writes for bruisedwoman.com and @bruisedwoman on Twitter about the topic of domestic abuse, co-parenting with an abuser and the emotional damage caused by narcissists and personality disorders.

Surviving domestic violence wasn't easy or the PTSD that followed, but Julie has found a path through the trauma and now encourages all women that they can to. Julie speaks to church groups, men in prison and women made homeless by abuse.

She can be contacted at julieboydcole@gmail.com