Father's day just passed and everyone is posting about their dads on social media. Unfortunately, this day is not all memories about cliche fishing trips for a lot of people. #fathersday #trauma #abusive #survivor #selflove #holiday
Recently, there has been a push for states to adopt strict laws regulating abortion. This, of course, has sparked intense controversy. These strict new laws are the wrong way to prevent abortions.
April has come to a close and so has Camp NaNo much to the dismay and relief of all campers. I did not do as well as I had hoped, but I did accomplish my main goal.
"If you're thinking, “What in the world is this crazy girl going on about?” Let me enlighten you, and introduce you to the magical world that is NaNoWriMo."
A poem from the perspective of a survivor of childhood mental abuse: It was all a cruel sick gameTo make me think I’m the one to blameWhen really it was just my brain in a cage A master of manipulationMade me blind to the real victimLived in this perfect worldThat was only a hallucination And I was ashamed and confusedWhy I felt like I was abusedCause daddy only gave the broken walls a bruise Innocent eyes, innocent mindCouldn’t understand the reasons whyAll grown up now, but still a scared child inside Alone at night, listening to a other noises from next door,jolts me back behind those closed doorsonly see the…
How to deal with PTSD,anxiety, and triggers from past traumatic experiences that happened during the holiday season.
This spring, Mayor Jacob Frey and the Minneapolis City Council reconfirmed Velma Korbel to head the civil rights department at the Minneapolis Police Department, despite only 10 complaints lodged against officers out of over 1,800 complaints made during her leadership tenure resulting in disciplinary action. Yesterday, the Minneapolis Police Department Transit Police dragged an African American woman off the bus, demanded her ID, then when she pulled it out the officer slammed her against a bus stop. We have only seen part of the encounter, as the only footage to surface was from that of someone who came upon the scene already in progress. The officer and his…
Why do you feel that you have the right to say anything about anyone's relationship, and who made those rules in the first place?