It’s been a long, long time since I’ve written and I mean truly written. So today I decided to speak my truths and there are so many swirling around in my mind that I’m not quite sure where to begin. I guess I’ll write you a letter and just never send it out…nothing could go … Continue reading It’s been a long time…
While you're over there making jokes and snide comments I'm over here STILL trying to scrub the memories from my skin.
My first instinct was to defend myself and the article and point out all of the ways that these people had misinterpreted my position. My friends and family began defending me in the comments section whenever the article appeared on another feed and it was then that I realized something about that article. It's been one of the greatest teaching moments of my life. I finally understood the power of my words.
No-one WANTS to be a survivor of sexual assault. To be frank, no-one should have to endure sexual assault, but we do. We do. Never has there been a time when the whispers have been louder and the collective vehicle of so many liberated voices have become a roar. Never have I felt more confident … Continue reading when your whisper roars…we all do.
you say damaged I say beautifully reconstructed from a heart whose will to love is greater than the sum of her disappointments.