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The Eyes Have It

Eyes. They say things we can’t verbalize. They speak the heart’s truth when we cannot make the words come out of our mouths. They speak for us even when we aren’t being heard. 595 more words

Moving Forward

Not Done

I thought I was done writing about this. Apparently my psyche has other plans for me.

After getting divorced, moving twice, and starting a certificate program in the past 10 months, I’ve come back to my possibly foolhardy intention of eradicating the trauma from my life. 458 more words

Moving Forward

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

Life

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

Faith

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

Trauma

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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