I want to share my story. Again. I want to share it because I need to feel the power in writing it. I also want to share it so other survivors don't feel so alone. Because you aren't. Possible Trigger Warning Let me start out by saying that I went 4 years untreated for my … Continue reading My #MeToo Story
I posted this blog post last week and then unpublished it. I felt a wave of panic, like it was too soon to be bearing my soul. Today, I realized I've been bearing my soul and sharing some of my worst experiences with my followers for awhile now. My readers have read about the worst … Continue reading I Took My Life Back
https://youtu.be/HsluXtRzP0M My newest video post. Your voice has power.
"I am called a liar because I did not agree to have sex in the way that my wife wanted and she threatened to hurt me if I didn’t go along with it. So I tried even though it made me feel gross and uncomfortable. Then she criticized me for not being more enthusiastic. I … Continue reading #MenToo – @strikeoutss Story
Please check out the Survivor Stories tab and sub-tabs to view other's stories. Please let me know if you would like to include your story too! "Healing begins when someone bears witness. I see you. I believe you." Olivia Benson Survivor Stories Stay fearless!💜Katie Butterfly
In regards to the MeToo Movement and whenever someone comes forward about abuse in their life. We hear so much of “why didn’t this person come forward, or why now?” I really don’t owe anyone an explanation but I’m going to give one anyway to help raise some awareness... I didn’t remember my rape until … Continue reading #MeToo and “Why Are People Coming Forward Now?”
Exactly one month from today I will be turning 30. I am so excited to be entering a new decade and finally leave the horrible 20s behind. I say that because it was in my 20s that my mental health issues were at their worst and it was also during my 20s that I experienced … Continue reading Great Things Are Happening
Trigger warning. In the light of the #MeToo campaign and October 18ths SVU episode, this has been a massively stressful week for me. A lot of feelings came back, old memories and things I've tried to forget or thought were behind me....suddenly it's like I was living it again. All of those feelings and emotions … Continue reading Speak Out: RafLovesLiv’s Story