Tag Archives: intimate partner violence

Surrender

He asks, boldly, when no one has dared, what did it feel like? This virtual stranger calls out my experience, wants to know if it was painful, but does not fully understand his question evokes an emotional layer that has … Continue reading

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Our Silent Roar

“You just don’t know looking at a person what their story is.” PianoGirl Through openly sharing my story, I have had the privilege to meet some amazing women, and hear their stories. Most have been silent for many years. What … Continue reading

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Being Present

We have been driving a few hours and as we near our destination I look in the rear view mirror and see my daughter. Her eyes are big and round, but there is a noticeable distant sadness in them. She sees … Continue reading

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The Awakening

And you can’t fight the tears that ain’t coming, or the moment of truth in your lies, when everything feels like the movies, yeah you bleed just to know you’re alive.’ John Rzeznik When I meet victims I observe how … Continue reading

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Writing

I have begun, finally, the process of writing my own story, the final story, for the book. I have written and shared pieces of the journey beyond the shooting in this blog. As I sit to write I am confronted … Continue reading

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