In an exclusive interview with Closer Weekly, on newsstands now, rock icon and cancer survivor Melissa Etheridge opens up about how she finally found peace in her marriage with best friend of a decade Linda Wallem.
“There’s a sense of a future there, like I don’t have to worry,” the musician tells Closer. “I’ve had two [relationships] fail before, but when it’s right and it’s real, it feels good.”
Melissa and her wife, Linda, in February 2014. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
As the couple approaches their first wedding anniversary, Melissa, 54, shares how they maintain the spark even while being so busy with work and raising her four children.
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“The key, we found, is that we need to have the dedication to take care of ourselves and we do that,” Melissa says. “That’s probably the sexiest thing ever!”
To read the full story on Melissa, pick up the new issue of Closer Weekly, on newsstands now!
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