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Backside of the storm

Have you ever noticed how beautiful the BACK side of a storm is? The clouds are completely breath taking.

I’ve lived over 20 years in the region of the U.S. 126 more words

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Friday Fictioneers is a weekly blog link-up led by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields at Addicted to PurpleThe Challenge – write a one hundred word (plus or minus) story with a beginning, middle, and end inspired by the picture*.  168 more words

Fiction

The Use of Bail in Domestic Violence Misdemeanors

The most effective way to learn new law is to have something happen to you in court.  Here’s something I learned this week: bail can be used in misdemeanor domestic violence cases to give the prosecution the upper hand in plea bargaining. 481 more words

Criminal Law

Officer Helps Homeless Mother and Child

Cpl. Che’ Atkinson, of Maryland’s Prince County Police Department did his best to uphold his oath to protect and serve.  After learning that a mother and child had been displaced and hadn’t eaten in days, Atkinson took it upon himself to house the family in a hotel room for the night, and provide them with food and drinks.  56 more words

Feel-Good

What abused women need you to know

Psalms 11: 5, The Lord tests the righteous, but his soul hates the wicked and the one who loves violence. (ESV)

If a woman is abused by her husband, whether the abuse is emotional, physical, spiritual, financial, sexual, or falls into some other category, the fault isn’t hers. 1,537 more words

Domestic Abuse

Almost doesn't count

I drove my typical route. Northwest heading down Hunt Hwy. I almost turned right. Thank God, almost doesn’t count! I almost loved. I almost left. I almost gave my all! 211 more words