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What Happens When You Divorce Grace and Truth

Yesterday I was pointed to a post by Jessica Fore in which she shares her side of a long struggle with her church and presbytery over dealing with finding out that she was being abused by her husband. 346 more words


Jeffrey H. King reblogged this on Jeffrey H. King's Blog and commented:

My friends, prepare yourselves for another exciting chapter from the pages of Strange, But True! Be sure to follow the Link at the top to read Jessica Fore's story.

Gaslight Cafe

​Do you ever find yourself asking: Should I really be angry about this thing or am I just being oversensitive? Probably because someone wants you to feel that way!? 760 more words

One of the things I learned back in college which has helped to keep me safe among snakes for decades now is that sociopaths will pressure you into doing something you are uncomfortable with as a prelude to abuse.

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Revolving Doors

I clutch at my breast

Desperately holding on

My Spirit

Draining from me

My thin walls

Tremor your every step

As you squelched through

Remnants of… 139 more words


Day 10: Relationships

Relationships are a No Go!

So over the years, it’s been a track record for some odd reason that I would get into a relationship and somehow it ends up being my fault. 766 more words

My Life

Rhetorical Questions: Frank Turk

On Friday, December 9, 2016, I had quite the troubling exchange with blogger Frank Turk, a regular contributor to Phil Johnson’s Pyromaniacs blog.[1]  In reflecting on this exchange, I felt it important to take a moment to write about the incident.  3,788 more words



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When I was hellbound and in turmoil,

you looked down on me and felt compassion.

You saw past the ugliness in my life, 283 more words

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