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Can asexuality be triggered by sexual trauma?

A quick Google search of the term “asexual” will describe asexuality as , “a person who has no sexual feelings or desires”. For a long time I didn’t really have a firm grip on the idea of asexuality, so it was difficult for me to determine whether or not I really fit into the category of “asexual”. 467 more words

To #RachelDolezal and Her Defenders

For the past couple of days, I’ve tried to wrap my mind around why the #TransRacial (what does this even mean?) scandal centered on Rachel Dolezal truly and deeply offended me. 603 more words


Sexual abusers as "ambassadors"

Redemption is not just one of my life themes; it’s something I consider the greatest theme through all of the Bible and all of history. It’s huge and sweeping…and deeply, intimately personal.   911 more words


Childhood sexual trauma: What happens when the predator is your brother?

If you are alive and awake, you’ve likely read or heard about Josh Duggar, of the television show 19 Kids and Counting, molesting his sisters and a babysitter. 648 more words


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I really wanted to write something about the Duggar scandal. I even looked into a note I published on Facebook in 2011 when the Penn State scandal broke out. 328 more words

Childhood Sexual Abuse

10 Suggestions for Outlander Fans with Trauma for Episode 15 "Wentworth"

If you’re an Outlander fan like I am, and you’re avidly watching the series on STARS, you might be concerned about Episode 15, Wentworth, particularly if you are a survivor of sexual trauma. 495 more words



By about October of last year, I couldn’t watch The L Word anymore. I stopped giving a shit what I looked like when I went out. 1,735 more words

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