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Abuse

The memories came fast, unsolicited and deeply painful.

It hadn’t even been a week since I was sworn in as an official Peace Corps volunteer that I found myself at a two day workshop about child protective rights. 643 more words

Peace Corps

WHEN YOU LEARN THE DANCE OF THE WATER

When water almost takes you. Takes your last breath. You learn it’s power. To respect it. To fear it. You breathe it into your lungs until they burn like a hot fire and you, you are not breathing. 684 more words

DISSOCIATIVE IDENTITY DISORDER

70 #Indian Villages Where No #Girl Child Survived for the Last Several Years

70 villages in the State of Haryana have had no girls who have lived past the age of 6 years for the past several years. They are either aborted as fetuses or killed sometime after birth since the child sex ratio accounts for children from birth to the age of six years. 84 more words

Mother Cuts Childrens Throats

OLYMPIA, Wash. — A Washington state woman accused of stabbing her three small children told detectives she cut the children’s throats with a kitchen knife to keep them quiet for her soldier husband, a prosecutor said Monday. 545 more words

Child Abuse

Moved!

But not unpacked. I am superwoman, not Divine.
Everything went swimmingly when they saw the new place. Then middle son got into the bathtub and said it was dirty. 246 more words

Believe

Today has been one of those days! I’m coming off working my 5 day stretch and I’m physically and mentally exhausted and have no appetite whatsoever.  121 more words