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Hands that broke me!


Sir ,

Yes you did;


With those hands 

Broke me!

With those hands


Turned my smile

Into a broken pose


Turned my heart… 58 more words

Poetry/Short Stories

Boundaries for recovery

When I had no boundaries, I had no self-worth. I did not value myself. Creating boundaries means telling people no. It means holding someone accountable for hurting me and not letting them do it again. 1,106 more words

Book Review: Born A Crime

How do we end the cycle of violence?  Love.  Trevor Noah‘s memoir, Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, is rich with humor, inspiration, wisdom and compassion.   2,164 more words

Domestic Violence

Fire. Paradox. Truth Beauty

Thursday I was affected by a fire while doing my laundry. And while frustrated, it also made me grateful.

Lil’ Kim rapped about Money, Power, and Respect being the Key to Life. 748 more words

The grass isn't greener

When you walk away from a narcisstic marriage, no one says it’s going to be easy. They tell you will struggle. You’ll have trouble finding yourself again. 266 more words


Better Man

We had a dream. We wanted to move to a certain place, our own little paradise. He started a job there yesterday. Things were starting to happen. 640 more words


The Best Part of No Contact

Four years ago I was so sick that I couldn’t get out of bed for more than a few moments. Today I am happily working two jobs and going back to school to finish my degree. 754 more words

Breaking A Generational Cycle