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Silence, the unspoken form of domestic abuse

Silence, the unspoken form of domestic violence. Silence allows the abuse to grow bolder and creates a sense of normalcy. 1 in 4 women in the U.S. are abused every 9 seconds. Speak up! Continue reading

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Battle on the Beach. Why women stay?

Imagine the sun warming your body, the sound of the ocean lulling your mind to the most peaceful tranquil state of existence, a cool drink quenching your yearning thirst, a warm breeze teasing the tiny hairs on your motionless body, … Continue reading

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How to Divorce an Emotionally Abusive Person?

…the only way to divorce an emotionally abusive person or narcissist is to disengage, find a way to forgive yourself, love yourself and then eventually forgive them. Continue reading

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Control by Can Opener: The many forms of Domestic Violence.

Oh, how we laughed my daughter and I as we read the text messages over and over.  The message of “I love you and I wish you well with your anger issues”, “I will be waiting for a relationship with … Continue reading

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The wheels on the bus go round and round…

The wheels on the bus go round and round… I can remember singing this song to my children.  It made us laugh as we sang together.  The lyrics fun and simple, full of hidden meaning, round and round. The wheel … Continue reading

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The Diary – Signs of Emotional Abuse

The diary of an abused woman. The signs of emotional abuse. “Last night I spoke to XXXX and we fell into the same pattern old pattern of control through anger and abuse.  It made me feel proud that the usual … Continue reading

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The Roller Coaster of Emotional Abuse

August 2014, probably one of the longest months of my life.  The days felt like decades and almost seems like another lifetime ago, it was definitely another life ago. It was a month of enduring a nonstop decrepit emotional roller … Continue reading

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