Tags » Sexual Abuse

Brief Book Review: 'Tampa' by Alissa Nutting

Celeste Price is an eighth-grade English teacher in suburban Tampa. She’s undeniably attractive. She drives a red Corvette with tinted windows. Her husband, Ford, is rich, square-jawed, and devoted to her.

733 more words
Other

A Story of Avoidance - Pushing Down a Memory

I’m lying there, ready to sleep, or so I thought anyways. The sun is starting to come up already, maybe 5am? I digress, that’s probably not important to the story. 766 more words

Child Abuse

Access Denied

Dear R,

I know you won’t reply to this.

Her Eyes Watch

Prostitution & rapes are daily life.

Nobody takes a former comfort woman for a wife

Or a woman knocked down by a G.I.’s strike.

It’s amazing what we price and sacrifice. 261 more words

Human Rights

Hypomania, Sex and Trauma. YES! Not.

So I had brunch at my parents house with my moms family for Easter.

Since I broke up with my girlfriend, my Mom is actively tying to set me up–with Christian men. 711 more words

Bipolar Disorder 2

A Serious Discussion on Sexual Abuse: Male Victims

By Shady Shebak, MD

The following is an important but understudied topic. It is one that includes several common diagnoses, and severe inner-psychic conflict regarding sexual assault. 619 more words

Health

torturing innocent people

Note from Amy: I debated posting the following excerpt of a recent letter from Brent Brents because I had such a strong negative reaction to it. 446 more words

Brent Brents