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The courage of the Life, Delicately Balanced.

It is harder for us to see the hidden pain, the physical disabilities, and ailments are easily noticed.

Personal courage is almost always ambiguous.

Bravery and courage can be seen at every turn, if we are looking. 309 more words


More from Pamper Day

We have had some lovely feedback from the pamper day – people really loved participating, both being pampered, but also doing the pampering. One woman said she had never been treated so specially, another hadn’t had her hair done for years, a few people loved the chance to have a try at yoga and tai chi. 117 more words

Inner silence

Don’t laugh at her anymore. Oh my god, please stop laughing because she is so flipping hurt. It’s not funny that she’s tipsy from beer before she was even five. 599 more words

Sexual Abuse

Pamper day

CHO had a special event yesterday, our first pamper day, which was planned over the past couple of months by a team of great community members and particularly Carly and Elly, the two fabulous social work students who are working with us at present. 971 more words

Grieving the Loss of a Lie

You fell in love with someone who didn’t exist. That is the sad reality of a relationship with an abusive man. He was not real. He never was, and never will be. 978 more words

Domestic Violence

My Own Reaction to My Scar

I carry a lot of shame over the scar resulting from the worst attack. I rarely go out in public without it covered up because it’s such a terrible scar that it draws attention and questions and judgment. 47 more words

Domestic Violence

5 yr marriage. Several cases already. Husband arrested & released in 498a. Now all run 2 quash DV. HC quashes it partly and lets hubby to continue fighting case !!

Married on 12.09.2010. Marriage ran into rough weather v soon. Several cases and counter cases filed by each other & pending before various courts !! Now, inter alia, wife has filed a case u/s 498A, 406, 294B and 506 IPC read with Section 4 of DP Act. 404 more words