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Felicity

There’s something about
The lake.

Something about
Crossing the state line

It’s cleansing.

49 days
Into my new life

And I finally
Feel peace.

I will always be… 182 more words

The Divorce That Never Ended (His Parents)

His parents separated and divorced when he was ten-years-old.  He is 53-years-old now.  Throughout the years, they have used him as a chess pawn piece to keep in contact with each other, compete with each other, use him as their handyman, use him as their bargaining point, and never one time did he ever grow past the ten-year-old child emotionally. 468 more words

Domestic Violence Stigmas

A couple weeks ago, I visited the Human Behavior Institute. I was there for a brief appointment, with the intention of being assigned a therapist. The woman interviewing me asked me why I was there. 317 more words

Healing

Why I am so determined to talk about domestic violence?

I can not believe! Еvryday I am more and more convinced that I have to write about domestic violence and rise as much awareness as possible. 104 more words

Domestic Violence

Fifty shades of grey

I found myself weeping at the end of Fifth Shades of Grey. It was not because Anastasia had walked out on Christian Grey.

I guess I watched the movie because I wanted to see what all the fuss was about. 798 more words

"Leave"

In the days after I was brutalised by my father in 2011 I felt like the life had been beaten out of me. I had lost my home. 101 more words

Culture.

It's official ... this government SUPPORT domestic violence!

Reposted from Inside Housing

Domestic violence victim loses High Court bedroom tax case.

A mother living in a domestic abuse ‘sanctuary scheme’ has lost her landmark challenge against the bedroom tax, in a blow to similar services across the country. 334 more words

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