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Empowering Women

7 REASONS NOT TO RETURN AN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP

  1. Remember that it was the abusive behavior of your partner which caused you to leave in the first place.
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Relationships

# Maybe he doesn't hit you

I haven’t talked about this much, hell, my boyfriend knows more about what happened between Paul and I than my family that witnessed some of it, even more than my children know. 2,479 more words

Personal

Domestic violence survivors want some mandatory reporting laws repealed

DENVER — It is an odd twist.

Many domestic violence survivors in Colorado want the state’s mandatory reporting laws changed, believing they are having unintended consequences impacting the safety of victims. 283 more words

Politics

the night you blew the candles out

i light candles as pink as frosting …as hopeful as birthday cakes … the night
you blow the candles out…

…because… I forget…this

is your party …not… 137 more words

Poetry

I Don't Want To Be a Victim

An issue that poses itself after having been a “victim” of domestic violence is that if it happens to someone more than once, which is statistically quite likely, people can assume that you’re not very credible or don’t know what abuse is, or simply… 1,441 more words

Journal

RHONY's Tinsley Mortimer Talks About DV

Tinsley gave the DM an interview, credits Sonja with “saving” her by giving her refuge back in NYC. I can relate to the shitty violent relationship part of her life. 27 more words