Abuse

Grateful, Part 1

Dianne* met a couple of strip club dancers when she was 17 who encouraged her to dance, but she told them she wasn’t interested. So they encouraged her to turn tricks instead.

* Her real name, used with permission.

“I was too screwed up to… Continue reading

Warrior Woman – Hear Me Roar

Teressa warrior woman quote

 

Warrior Woman – Hear Me Roar

Teres’sa* is definitely a warrior woman. She and the other warrior women at the sexual abuse counseling center where she works … Continue reading

From Rubble to Royalty

tammy child abuse prevention

If only there’d been a National Child Abuse Prevention Month when Tammy* was 4 years old. Maybe someone would have believed her cries for help and stopped her abusers.

*… Continue reading

Broken but Priceless

 

chronic illness invisible-illness icebergMany of us face a health struggle at some point in our lives. Uncomfortable and inconvenient as it may be, it generally has a short duration. 133 million Americans… Continue reading

Where the Souls Go

ann hite where the souls goAnn Hite’s* third novel, Where the Souls Go, continues the Pritchard family saga in the Black Mountain series. Annie Todd, Grace Jean’s daughter, is added to the multi-layered mix… Continue reading

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