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How To Create Boundaries When You Have None

A very huge step in healing an abusive childhood, has been learning about personal boundaries, and creating them.

Because of how my life was set up from the beginning, I had no personal boundaries as a child, and even well into adulthood I had few. 1,454 more words


Feeling lighter

I am feeling a lot better today. I feel lighter somehow. Obstacles that seemed heavy and insurmountable before have been conquered. It was always going to be difficult to confront my mother about the abuse. 206 more words

Adult Survivors Of Sexual Abuse

Abuse - Unhealed Scab or Healthy Scar?

I recently submitted a few micro flash fiction pieces, limited to 101 words each, to a local writing contest and realized that my past once again wheedled its way into my present life through one of my stories. 321 more words

Moving On...

I have been spending a lot of time wondering where I am going in my life… it’s been almost a year since I started really accepting that what happened to me by my dad was unacceptable and started standing up for myself… since I stopped pretending everything was alright just because it happened in the past and wasn’t still happening now. 699 more words

Healing From Abuse

Stones of Hope... Guest Submission

Hello sweet friends,

I am so excited today to be launching the very first guest submission on Incremental Healing ~ as together we share stories of how God is redeeming our brokenness for our ultimate good, and for His glory. 1,461 more words


When People Hurt Us

“So then, it was not you who sent me here, but God. He made me father to Pharaoh, lord of his entire household and ruler of all Egypt.” (Gen. 575 more words

Daily Devotions

Stones of Remembrance... And Invitation!

Welcome, Sweet One! I am so glad you’re here! I am both nervous and excited to share what God has been speaking to my heart over the last little while. 1,241 more words