Billy Corgan, the lead singer of American band The Smashing Pumpkins, has suffered from depression, OCD, Self injury and suicidal thoughts which he says were caused by the abuse he experienced as a child. 270 more words
Pornography is an act between consenting adults, so why do the media refer to child abuse as ‘child porn’?
This legitimising of child abuse and related imagery is an attempt to tell us that it is not abuse, it is on the same level as adult porn. 232 more words
Reacting versus responding – what’s the difference you ask? Turns out there is a fair bit. Once the distinction is understood, and awareness is built of when you are falling prey to reacting, shifting to a ‘responding’ mindset will prove a powerful step in your journey recovering from narcissistic abuse, and/or codependency. 1,420 more words