Tagged: domestic violence

Friend, Veteran, and Survivor

What not to say to a Veteran who is experiencing abuse. https://reginavasquez.wordpress.com/2016/10/14/what-not-to-say-to-a-veteran-who-is-experiencing-abuse/   Fine Art America- Regina Vasquez http://fineartamerica.com/profiles/1-regina-vasquez.html?tab=artwork Originally posted 2016-10-14 13:43:48.

The rush

I woke up this morning like any other morning feeling the need for coffee. But the rush wasn’t from coffee. I started watching this documentary called Killer Sally. She was in an abusive relationship...

Not so easily triggered

You know I feel for folks who have gone through trauma but I am not the one that is so easily triggered by things. I don’t know if I have just become so numb...

Wonder

Do you remember when you were growing up, going to school, playing with your neighborhood friends? Do you remember that kid that no one liked to be seen talking to? The kid that the...

Eager to Learn

As I have gotten older I have a yearning to learn. There are several courses online that I would like to take. I am not sure how to do so since I have been...

Victims, Abusers, Survivors

As a victim of domestic violence there comes a time in that span of abuse that the abused can turn into the abuser. Now with that said, that person isn’t your typical abuser. That...

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...