I’d taken ownership of my body over the past 9 months. I’d wrestled it free from the people who’d jabbed at it with hurtful comments. I’d reclaimed it. Mine. Victory. But soon after I’d met him, it felt like a different scuffle for ownership began – this time with him. I wrote the following post … Continue reading Repost: “In 2020, I thought a lot about…”
It's unexpected. You had a wall up because you were trying not to let anyone hurt you again. But the persistent questions began, hidden as kindness. The queries were really there to get all the information they could to eventually use against you. Don't give in. You baulk at first. Are these questions too personal? … Continue reading I’m glad you left.
Abuse. It comes in many forms: physical, emotional and mental. When a person cannot communicate well, when a person is unable to defend himself/herself, it's sad that that person gets picked on in some way or the other. I read this open letter to DQ from Alterna-Mom's blog and was aghast. A child with infantile … Continue reading Why would you hurt my brother?