Monthly Archives: October 2013

Walking Home: Three Journeys In Overcoming Emotional Abuse

Last month I dreamt I was on my way home from a nearby town late at night.  Yet despite my being unable to drive and facing a very long walk ahead of me, I decided not to call the person … Continue reading

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The Intrusive Rages of My Abusive Older Sister

When I was thirteen, my twenty one year old sister was sitting on my bed and casually talking with me as I put away my clean laundry.  But when I placed my boxer shorts into a drawer and closed it, … Continue reading

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When I Really Can’t: My Trauma, My Body, My Life

The past two weeks have been filled with flashbacks of newly uncovered memories that were very difficult to deal with.  I’ve had nightmares, lost sleep and entire days due to the pain as I worked through it and eventually figured … Continue reading

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