SURVIVING CHILD ABUSE

When you’ve had enough … when is it ok to say so…

Here’s the deal … I’m strong! Stronger than many. Not physically, but I push my emotional limits to great lengths as well as my physical limits. I’m not some Wonder Woman, in fact in reality, it’s just the opposite. I’ll take on more than I can because, I don’t know at what level it’s appropriate…… Continue reading When you’ve had enough … when is it ok to say so…

POETRY MY WAY

What kind of emoji day are you having?

Communication and devices we have used has changed over the last 40 years. From handwritten letters mailed to each other, to phones connected to the wall outlet, to cell phones the size of a book bag, to cell phones small enough to fit in your pocket and are with you 24 hrs a day. In…… Continue reading What kind of emoji day are you having?

POETRY MY WAY

Get out of my head…

Get out of my own way Negative thoughts took up residency and they stayed Paying no rent Just keeping me bent Im in my head fighting for today Trying to keep history away Living for now, is a struggle I endure For the pain I survived, changed my demure I’m here in this moment, in…… Continue reading Get out of my head…

AN ABUSED CHILD · SURVIVING CHILD ABUSE

Calling all survivors of child abuse

So I’ve been looking for you… yes YOU! I was beaten, strangled, verbally assaulted and mentally abused as a child. Were you? I ask because I can’t find you.. what I experienced was abuse! But when I type in “child abuse survivors” on google or other search engines very little comes up for those that…… Continue reading Calling all survivors of child abuse