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My own place

Now that the divorce from my oldest son’s Dad is final and I have moved out of my mom’s house into my own apartment I have found the joy of being alone with God.   253 more words

Divorce

Fuck you, NOW

You heard me: fuck…you.

I can already hear the collective gasps from you OG feminists who haven’t accomplished a goddamn thing since Roe v. Wade. In fact, it’s gotten worst–look what’s happening in some of the more dimwitted states: in Virginia, for example, a woman has to agree to an ultrasound–at HER expense–before she can nod her head and say, “Yep, that there is a fetal alien in my body. 767 more words

Panties on a Stick

Men for years have always admired a beautiful woman. He notices certain things about her. He looks at her eyes, her hair, her feet, he even looks at every curve that she has as well as her shape. 343 more words

Abusive Men

Petals on the Ground

We plucked the petals
And put them down
The reds and yellows
Gently on the ground
As we intoned
An old count-down

The beauty of a flower is… 129 more words

Photography

Judicial shortcomings for domestic violence victims

The number of domestic violence-related deaths in Pima County increased by 50 percent between 2014 and 2015, according to the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence. 1,216 more words

Domestic Violence

Lawmakers Think Abuse Victims Need Easier Access to Guns. This Survivor Believes They’re Dead Wrong.

Lawmakers and gun-rights advocates have called for arming abuse victims, but few battered women are mentally and emotionally prepared to pull the trigger.

The Virginia House of Delegates passed a bill that would allow anyone 21 or older who is protected by a restraining order to carry a concealed handgun without a license for 45 days.

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Domestic Violence

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Anti-sexual assault work is a part of domestic violence work because domestic violence often includes sexual abuse.

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Domestic Violence