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How to Heal from Abuse

Healing from any hurt, even trauma, begins with God. His work in hearts precedes any work done by the person thereafter. I read this from Dietrich Bonhoeffer this week, … 233 more words

Suffering

Authority and Honor-Questions and Doubt

Listening to the sermon on Sunday I heard about how we have to honor those who are in authority over us. This topic is of interest to me because it is something I have struggled with as a Christian for years.   531 more words

Child Abuse

Honest Struggle With Fear

I can’t describe the fear I felt after posting that last post.  Fear of hurting people, fear of being hurt, fear, fear, fear. I tried to put myself in the shoes of the people who harmed me. 387 more words

Fucking Prick

Fucking Prick

So my dad accused me of having a shitty memory. He blamed ME for what HE DID to me and remembers things that I don’t remember (he said “I was obsessed with his tool”- fuck that) and then adamantly denies ever doing the things to me that were most damaging to me- fingering me, playing with me, telling me “I like it,” and telling me to “pretend I’m someone else” whenever I’d have the courage to say No to him. 599 more words

Healing From Abuse

Fake Nice: Does Being Nice Make Us GOOD people?

Fake Nice… Does Being Nice Really Make Us GOOD?

I’ve been noticing a lot of fake niceness lately. It sucks. Why bother?? Because we are trained. 612 more words

Healing From Abuse

The End

The End

Today I drove up to Mount Lafayette with my dogs in the backseat on a total whim. I’ve been just following my nudges and it’s been leading me to all kinds of extraordinary times. 711 more words

Healing From Abuse

I'm in Love with My Story

I’m in Love with My Story

So after a lot of writing and thinking, I realized… I really LOVE my current story. I really, truly LOVE it. 540 more words

Healing From Abuse