Melton, a mother-of-three, is known as the ultimate confessional writer, for her honest portrayals of her struggling marriage, addiction and eating disorder, according to the Washington Post. But she too has been blisteringly honest about her past.She has also been a champion of LGBT rights, and insists that same-sex marriage is not contrary to the church. In the memoir, released earlier this year, the retired US national team star recounts her career, revealed her struggle with alcohol and prescription drugs for years prior to her arrest for driving under the influence this past April.
"So today, I'm going to share with you my new love.
Christian mom blogger Glennon Doyle Melton, who recently announced her divorce from her husband of 14 years, revealed that she's dating soccer star Abby Wambach. She loves me for all the things I've always wanted to be loved for. My person."The Carry On, Warrior author also revealed that her ex Craig has started dating again, and that they're "both supportive of each other's relationships," as are the former couple's three children."What I need you to know — and what I know you need to know — is that I am deeply, finally, FINE," Glennon added. PRECIOUS WORLD: I LOVE ABBY."Glennon concluded her Facebook post: "I'm so happy.
The blonde pair smiled together in a photo posted Sunday night on the Momastery blogger and mom of three’s Facebook page. She loves me for all the things I’ve always wanted to be loved for. My person,” wrote Melton, best known for her 2014 New York Times bestseller “Carry On, Warrior: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life” and 2016 memoir “Love Warrior,” an Oprah Book Club pick.
The two have featured their relationship on social media since announcing it in November. And you understand that every bit of it was necessary and that every bit of it was holy. Her partner is a woman and that woman is celebrity soccer champ Abby Wambach.
Related: Abby Issues Heartfelt Statement Following April DUI Arrest The Christian mommy blogger has been making media rounds recently now that she's part of Oprah's Book Club 2.0 — but we never expected this news from Glennon after she announced her own separation from husband Craig Melton back in August! She was one of the best players of all time, and she has been a fierce and committed advocate for women's equality for a decade.