Tags » Gendered Violence

To the men who abused me...

TRIGGER WARING: Sexual assault, gendered violence

So I know I’ve been very neglectful lately. I have a myriad of excuses, but basically I’ve just been super angry. 1,536 more words


Community Safety Notice

This summer…

The Champaign Police Department has arrested a man alleged to have sexually assaulted a University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign student around 2:40 p.m. 173 more words

Sexual Assault

Learning to trust my emotions.

When you suffer from depression, anxiety, PTSD… How do you know how much of what you feel is genuine or the disorder?

I’ve always thought of myself as a generally pessimistic person, but is that really who I am? 262 more words

Sexual Assault

December 1, 2015 - Damaged goods are never wanted.

Damaged goods are never wanted.

They’re ignored and left to be forgotten.

They’re too much to handle.

Too hard to care for.

Too damaged to salvage. 12 more words

Sexual Assault

May 10, 2015 - Every part of my being is ashamed.

I feel my most true self when I am sad. It’s the one emotion I feel the most¬†comfortable feeling. I wear my sadness like a large fluffy blanket.¬† 83 more words

Sexual Assault

How to end sexual assault.

The key to putting an end to sexual assault is as simple and as difficult as getting people to care about this issue before it’s too late. 63 more words

Sexual Assault

Being that loving, helping hand to survivors of sexual assault.

It is not the future that scares me. I know that ten years ago I was afraid I would not make it another day, but here I am now. 415 more words

Sexual Assault