Tagged: abuse

Seeing signs

I have been reading posts from other domestic violence survivors in support groups. I see myself in so many of the stories I read. The intimidation, manipulation, the “love” the abusers claim they have...

Musical Memory

I used to love 90s R & B music like Jodeci, but now I can’t listen to them, at all, and it sucks. You see when their album Forever My Lady came out I...

Mindful exhaustion

For some reason today I feel more exhausted than I have been in past times when I have been bombarded by so many things at once. Maybe it’s just because I have been put...

Saved by the Crown

The day of my daughter’s baby shower was a new one for me. New that it’s obviously our first grandbaby and new that I attended a function with their biological sperm donating father. He...

Why People Abuse

Abuse is never okay. Learn why it continues. Domestic violence stems from a desire to gain and maintain power and control over an intimate partner. Abusive people believe they have the right to control and restrict...

Trauma Abuse

Traumatic stress is extreme stress that overwhelms a person’s ability to cope. Read more: http://traumadissociation.com/trauma-abuse http://traumadissociation.com/trauma-abuse Originally posted 2017-07-14 13:26:12.

Off my chest

I need to get something off my chest. If you have read my blog from the beginning you know I have dealt with domestic violence. Well… without going into too much detail because I...