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Look at what my love does!

I hurt a cat when I was little and the cat had to be put down. I have carried around this weight of shame and guilt all my life. 544 more words

Adult Survivors Of Sexual Abuse

Little Triggers-Big Affects

Today I hit a huge trigger that caused a major rift in my relationship. My boyfriend came into the bathroom when I just got out of the shower because he needed to get to the walk-in closet. 545 more words

Hashtag Hopeful

It’s been awhile.

It’s a little surreal to realize that since I’ve last posted, I’ve discovered that I was pregnant…and had a baby!

I’m now a mom…and I love it more than I ever imagined. 336 more words


The Believers

My therapist says that healing is like a coil, it may feel like we are going round and round (and round!) in circles, but hopefully that coil is vertical and we are moving upwards at the same time.   552 more words

Healing From Abuse

Children Are Never Victims: A Spiritual Perspective

Viewing life from the spiritual perspective, I have learned that life is a paradox. We observe something, ascribe our beliefs and values to it, and make a judgment about it. 1,049 more words


Letting The Secret Out

I’ve been doing healing work lately (again), around my dysfunctional childhood. Because I know that I have a lot of holes in my childhood memory, I contacted two of my cousins who grew up in the same town, though they are significantly older than I am. 612 more words

Energy Healing


The Captive is the story of Bridget O’Keefe’s survival against overwhelming odds. It’s the story of a twelve year old, lone survivor of an Indian raid on her family farm that saw her mother and father massacred. 162 more words

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