Shout out to Brené Brown who has been a Conveyor to me. Her book “The Gifts of Imperfection” has conveyed great light, love, and humor into who I am. She takes her research, personal experiences, and eloquent writing to create a means for self-improvement and knowledge for everyone. I mean everyone. Even if you are […] […]
The first time you tell your story, you hardly ever receive the response you want from the individual you confided in about it. You expect one thing, and end up receiving a reaction that wasn’t anything you thought of.
In my last post I mentioned that I would be having several individuals that I know write something about their experience being sexually assaulted. Whether that be their story, something they wish individuals that haven’t been assaulted would know, or anything else that may help other people truly understand sexual assault. Over the next month […]
Originally posted on BlogAlongWithMe:
*Please note that this blog will contain images of sexual assault, violence and discussion of rape Today’s blog is a very serious and important blog. For the last two days, I have felt so angry and so sad about everything that has been going on. If you haven’t heard about Harvey…
Originally posted on Jenny in Neverland:
The act of helping others covers a broad range of subject matters – for instance, how you would help your partner achieve a goal would be completely different to the support you would offer someone in need. No matter how much you do to help, there is always more…
Today has been a really long day for me due to not getting much sleep after my night terrors this morning at 3:30 a.m. It’s not something that I think a lot of victims or survivors discuss or talk about since a lot of us feel as if it is something we have to work […]
Every Survivors situations and experiences after the assault are different, but I hope the lessons I learned from my assault can help someone else going through this right now. You aren’t alone. You never are. Reach out to anybody. You are loved. You are beautiful inside and out.