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A Very Quiet Week 

Warning: further on in this post there are potential triggers for survivors and victims of childhood sexual abuse, and their parents.
Between the business and casual teaching, I have had a work filled week which has permitted not much of anything else. 919 more words

Transformation

A Reflection Before Moving On

My husband and I brought a chapter of our lives to a close last weekend. Our youngest is now a college graduate. We have successfully raised three children into adulthood. 1,264 more words

Everyday Life

Netflix "The Keepers" - My Thoughts

Netflix “The Keepers” – My Thoughts
By Bernadette A. Moyer

It has been a few days since I watched all 7-episodes of “The Keepers” a Netflix true crime docuseries. 1,147 more words

Beverly Hills Doctors Are Offering Free Surgery To Manchester Victims

A Beverly Hills-based non-profit organization called, Face Forward, has joined the efforts to aid the victims of the Manchester Arena attack.

Face Forward provides help to survivors of violent and disfiguring crimes. 29 more words

Features

A Common Peril

“We are like passengers of a great liner the moment after rescue from shipwreck when comaraderie, joyousness and democracy pervade the vessel from steerage to Captain’s table…the feeling of having shared in a common peril is one element in the powerful cements which binds us.” -Alcoholics Anonymous p. 300 more words

Recovery

The Advantages of Telling Your Kids About Your PTSD

My Post Traumatic Stress Disorder diagnosis has always been a reality for my kids. A survivor of childhood sexual abuse, I was officially diagnosed with… 930 more words

Parenting