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When Christmas comes to town.

Hey guys

This will be my first real post, and the first post I have ever done in English :)

It will probably be very messy, I have a lot to get of my chest. 946 more words


early Sunday mornings 

When I was four five and six, my dad would stay out late drinking. Mom told him each night that if he didn’t stop she would kick him out. 812 more words

Short Fiction

Alcoholic Parents and Dating Violence

In a long-term study of youth development, researchers at the University of Buffalo have identified a link between parental behavior and teen dating violence. Specifically, children of alcoholic parents tend to participate in abusive behavior toward others and violent behavior toward dating partners.(1) 163 more words

Children's Health

Letter from a (sort of) ex self harmer

This is not a romanticisation of self harm, it’s a recount of my experiences and a desperate plead  to anyone considering it to think again. 398 more words


When your friend commits suicide

As someone who has suffered from suicidal thoughts most of my adult life, I have found myself completely unprepared to deal with one of my best friend’s successful suicide this past week. 786 more words

Child Abuse

Running in Heels: a Memoir of Grit and Grace

I received this book in exchange for an honest review.

Running in Heels: a Memoir of Grit and Grace by Mary A. Pérez.
Gut wrenching! Mary Pérez has written a book that I found difficult to put down. 151 more words


Alcoholic Parents

Having an alcoholic parent is one of the most frustrating things. Unlike my trauma stuff, there isn’t really an end to this… until he dies. … 252 more words