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Identity

Why is it so hard for me — all of me — to identify with who God says we are? Instead, we identify with who the abusers say we are. 2,370 more words

Healing

Day 8 of 366: In denial, get a check-up!

January 8, 2016

Not feeling too great after reality started kicking in yesterday – which meant reviving some of last year’s unfinished business from its holiday coma – which by the way, wasn’t my thesis. 362 more words

If My Opinions Matter

Rape Surfaces

June 1st, 2015

The Beginning of the End.

It was like being slapped in the face. in the middle of the night. while you’re sleeping. That’s how hard and quickly it hit me. 365 more words

David L. Harrell

Any and Every Rape is a Trauma.

May 5th, 2015

It is a Big Deal. Big, Huge.

Part of the Problem

Me,

Maybe You.

the. i’m alright. Survivor.

the. it’s not a big deal, i’ll be fine. 287 more words

Rape Trauma Syndome

The Shock Effect

April 28th, 2015

Reasons I do not recommend dating your Rapist,

How do they suck,

Let me count the ways:

Date No. Four – Love means never having to say, 1,037 more words

David L. Harrell

October Light

I’m raking autumn leaves in my front yard.  I pile them high, high enough I just want to jump in and roll around.  But I’m a man at work, not at play, so I scoop them into big brown bags, lug the bags to the curb and…I…become…disoriented. 316 more words

Blindness

Denial

I am on a business/leisure trip without J. I have many resources set up at home to make this possible. I arrived yesterday afternoon, had lunch with friends, went to a meeting and was looking forward to an evening of socializing with people who don’t have Alzheimer’s disease. 431 more words

Caregiver