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Longmeadow: chapter seven

Mrs. Tell

Now I have said that my Grady and my Nancy are the two halves of my heart. I recall when Mags died and I couldn’t get them children from Dick and I was so distressed I was sick with it. 2,278 more words

Books

Abusive Hope

Hope is supposed to be this benevolent thing. “Hope Springs Eternal”. Hope keeps the spirit alive. Our world is plastered with images of hope: A wife waiting for her soldier to return from war; a mother holding her child’s hand as she waits for him to wake up from a coma. 350 more words

Domestic Violence

A Letter from a Battered Woman

In desperate need of ADVICE here!  A Q&A, translated…

A self-claimed no way out, Ms. A, wrote a third time to ask for help.  Her husband is abusive, and a lot of things had the two of them fighting, the husband believed, that a woman who doesn’t follow the order of her husband lacked discipline, and chased A out of her own home. 525 more words

Experiences Of Life

Colorado: New Domestic Violence Stalking Law Goes Into Effect

A new law aimed at protecting victims of stalking and domestic violence has gone into effect.
Reports of domestic violence – including stalking – have been increasing in Colorado for the last decade. 187 more words

Domestic Violence

He Didn't Need his Fists, the Justice System Abused Me for Him: Part Four.

If you haven’t yet, please take the time to read Part Three. This is a multi-part series. A new chapter of my personal experiences will be posted every Monday and Thursday. 916 more words
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He Didn't Need his Fists, The Justice System Abused Me for Him: Part Three

If you haven’t yet, please take the time to read Part Two. This is a multi-part series. A new chapter of my personal experiences will be posted every Monday and Thursday. 1,467 more words
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She Smiles At The World

She looks so alive
She seems so revived
The truth is she hurts
Feels dead inside
Beneath all the make up are the bruises she hides… 519 more words