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Words - Trigger- Incest

Words have always been my friends… putting my thoughts down in concrete so I can think clearly…. Reading them in books so I can escape into a world I would want to live in forever… frozen in time…. 832 more words

Sexual Abuse

HOW MY MIND BECAME A SWAMP

Today I cut myself. With sound mind and consciousness, I let my fingers lead the end of the razor into the depth of my skin. … 701 more words

Busting the myth of Dissociative Identity Disorder

                        

Dissociative identity disorder (previously known as multiple personality disorder) is  a complex psychological condition that is caused by many factors, including severe trauma during early childhood (usually extreme, repetitive physical, sexual, or emotional abuse). 1,172 more words

Child Abuse

Step off your pedestal princess.

Strong Language*abuse* true story…
Her: So how long have you been married?
Me: 19 years.

Her: Don’t you have a 20 year old?

Me: Yes I do. 941 more words

Childhood Abuse is Forever

Forrest Gump can be a difficult movie to watch due to the sexual abuse component that the character Jenny endured as a child; her conduct in this film is remarkably complex and true-to-life. 303 more words

Thoughts

One year later, reflecting on MDSA

For the past two years, I have attended a weekend retreat in New Jersey in the month of April with Making Daughters Safe Again (MDSA). Dr. 592 more words

Poets Against Sexual Violence: Fundraiser for RAINN (Part Seven)

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As part of the lead-up to our reading, here’s a poem by one of the eight poets who’s reading on Saturday 29th April (see below for more details): Lizzie Harris, whose debut collection, … 546 more words

Writing