You are not lucky to be supported. You are not lucky to have love.
For a long time I worried that my girl might grow up to hate how she looks, in the same way I did, in the same way most of the women around me did and I had no idea how I was going to stop it.
"This is not your forever" I whispered.
It is our reality now, that we can not rely on others to keep us safe. Personal responsibility for our own safety is important.
The last person to make me uncomfortable was a woman in late 2017. No man has made me feel the way she did in years. She told me I was into women, that I wanted her.
When I began Cognitive Processing Therapy I went in with a few main struggles. I had been through countless hours of therapy already and this CPT was a study specifically aimed at those with PTSD. While I had done so much work already I had a few small issues I needed to work on mainly; … Continue reading How Far I’ve Come: Therapy Impact Statements
A healing journey is a personal one and people will tell you the right way to heal, they’ll tell you what it means to heal, what it means to forgive, anything you want to find… it’s all out there.They’ll tell you whose fault it is, and whose fault it isn’t with clarity.But each journey is so … Continue reading The Journey to Forgiveness