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But can't I just run away from this awful situation?

My parents abused alcohol and tried to control me my entire life, so I chose to run away from home when I was 17 and I never moved back. 183 more words

How To Allow

Kids are smarter than they are given credit for...

The good news is – if you are going through a divorce, that doesn’t mean that your kids are clueless. Now the lesson here is – don’t pretend that your kids are clueless… 725 more words

Divorce

A 10 Year-Old Walks Into A Bar...

Mom said, “Your Dad’s late for dinner because he’s at the bar.”  We didn’t have a phone yet, and she said I had to go get him.  448 more words

Personal Growth

003. "To Be the Best."

That is the quote of the local police.

The same police whom treated me without the dignity and respect that I deserve.

Before this happened, I was very much into the idea of police making social media accounts to talk to those they served and protected. 1,702 more words

DEPRESSION

Behavioral Epigenetics - "Sins of the Father"

“According to the new insights of behavioral epigenetics, traumatic experiences in our past, or in our recent ancestors’ past, leave molecular scars adhering to our DNA. 199 more words

Hart to Hart

I used to pray that I was adopted…that I would find my real parents and have a sense of belonging, normalcy and be loved. When the time came to get my drivers license my mom couldn’t find my birth certificate. 271 more words

Anorexia