#MeToo and “Why Are People Coming Forward Now?”

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?”

Speak Out: K’s Story

"Hi I’m K and I’m a sexual assault and emotional abuse survivor. There’s probably going to be a few triggers in this for both you and myself. So if you don’t want to be triggered, you don’t have to read this. I’m going to attempt to write it in chronological order. It was as my first … Continue reading Speak Out: K’s Story

Speak Out: Tiff’s Story

"I'm not really sure how to start this, but I'm going out on a whim. I'm turning 19 in a week, and I still don't feel ready to take on the world. 7 years ago now, is when the abuse ended, but some days it feels like it never has. At 12 years old, I … Continue reading Speak Out: Tiff’s Story

Speak Out: Jennifer Michele’s Story

"My name is Jennifer Michele. I tend to rarely share my 'real' story, as I don't want to tarnish anyone involved. However, I feel it's my place, as an advocate to begin to share my journey the best I can. I was sexually abused when I was very young. I didn't tell anyone because I … Continue reading Speak Out: Jennifer Michele’s Story