Month: January 2016

Speak Out: Meghan’s Story

****trigger warning**** “A bit about me first. I was adopted as a toddler to a farming family. Childhood was okay, can’t complain about any mistreatment. As a teen, I began rebelling like most teens do. Skipping school, partying, smoking, drugs, hitch hiking, and drinking…

Speak Out: Tara’s Story

“Here is my story of how I grew up in a home that was surrounded by domestic violence.Growing up was crazy for me. My parents always argued. Before I was born my mother and real father used to fight always according to what my…

The Old is Gone, The New Is Here

I wrote this a few months ago and I’m glad I came acrossed it again. I need to revisit this and pray about all this again… If my friend who prayed with me before is reading this, I’d love it and appreciate it if…

Speak Out: Rose’s Story

Thank you Rose for sharing your story with us. You are incredible. And yes, you ARE a thriver! Since Rose wrote this, she has married her fiancĂ© and they are expecting a baby boy anytime now (if he hasn’t come already!) I just love…

Healing Comes in Waves

“Healing comes in waves And maybe today The wave hits the rocks But, that’s ok That’s ok, darling You are still healing You are still healing.” -Ljeoma Umebinyuohea I saw this on my Facebook feed and thought it would make a great blog post….

Victim to Conquerer’s Story

Thank you for letting me share your story on my blog here. Original post can be found here. You should definitely check out the rest of her blog, I find it so inspiring and empowering…. **************************************************** Warning this story does contain some graphic details….

Speak Out: Ashley’s Story

“Hello, my name is Ashley and I am 19 years old. I am writing to you all today to tell my story, thanks to the wonderful creator of this page. Who happens to be my best friend 🙂 My mom has always been verbally abusive….