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The Bleak Reality of Male Abuse Survivors

Over the past year, I’ve been writing a book called, Those Who Weep, which chronicles the spiritual recovery process of abuse survivors. As I continue to write and edit, I mostly draw upon my own personal experiences. 1,562 more words

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What To Expect When You Come Out As An Abuse Survivor

If you follow me on Twitter, you know I’ve been very vocal lately about my past experiences with child abuse and domestic violence. However, I originally came out about my victimization long before #MeToo or #TimesUp ever swept the internet. 1,735 more words

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Celebrating Stillness

There is a certain kind of stillness after the end of a relationship with a narcissist. At first it feels like a heavy void. You find yourself writhing to shake it off. 581 more words

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Feb 14 - Stupid Emotions

The past two weeks have been rough. Not just busy or long hours or anything. Just fucking rough emotionally. My therapist was literally giddy at the news that I was miserable. 257 more words

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Victory Day as Valentine’s Day

February 14 is finally upon us. The four letter word L-O-V-E seems to flash before our very eyes, a mirage taunting us with flashbacks and showering us, toxic relationship survivors, with a seemingly endless stream of cognitive dissonance. 745 more words

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