Tag Archives: child abuse survivor

Please Return To Your Glass House

I’ve missed all of you, ok not true. How about, I’ve missed all but three of you ! Sooooo, to those three followers of mine that are filled with hate and contempt, please return to your glass houses.  I’m not … Continue reading

Posted in Adoption, Child Abuse, cyber bullying, Traumatic Experiences | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Sleep Interupted, She’s Back

The dreams are vivid, the pain is real and raw. The vicious attacks I suffered as a child are haunting me, interrupting my sleep, and causing extreme anxiety. My mother would be happy knowing she’s still causing me pain. The … Continue reading

Posted in 1-800-799-7233, abused by mother, Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, National Domestic Awareness month | Tagged , , , | 16 Comments

Skype

This is just a random post. I have not blogged for days. Okay… I guess it’s over a week. Ronnie and I are great, life in Arizona is wonderful and we couldn’t be happier. Arizona bike week was lot’s of … Continue reading

Posted in Arizona Bike Week, Child Abuse, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, living the dream, skype | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Christmas At The Beach

Wishing all of you a very happy holiday season, if you celebrate Christmas, Merry Christmas !! Ronnie and I will be celebrating Christmas at the beach this year. We’ve rented a suite, overlooking the beautiful coastline. The hotel has an … Continue reading

Posted in Dysfunctional Family Relationships, friendships, Healing and Recovery, holiday season, new adventures | Tagged , , , , , | 20 Comments

For The Hundredth Time !

Generally when the phrase, ” For The Hundredth Time” is used a negative comment follows. Have you heard this phrase? I also am guilty of using it negatively. Today’s post is the big.. ONE, ZERO, ZERO for me. Yep, for … Continue reading

Posted in abused by mother, Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, Family Secrets, Healing and Recovery, holiday season, PTSD | Tagged , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Working Through the Fear and Guilt of PTSD

Please welcome my very dear friend Lori as my guest blogger: Becki Duckworth and I have been friends for over 12 years now, and we have some very unusual things in common. We met when our kids were in school … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Living With PTSD

Please join me in welcoming Zoe, author of both Behind The Mask of Abuse and BuckWheats Risk. Zoe writes candidly about her experiences with abuse, rape, and the after effects she still lives with and fights daily. Zoe has also … Continue reading

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Anthony – Prove It !

Below is a conversation Anthony had with my Niece on Facebook Anthony prove it.

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My Most Vivid and Haunting Memory of My Mother

My mom’s hobby was sewing, and she would always sew with a pattern. She had cases of patterns and a large, custom-made sewing center in her sewing room in our basement. When I was about 10 or 11 years old, … Continue reading

Posted in Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, Dysfunctional Family Relationships, Family Secrets, Healing and Recovery, Life's Blessings and Joys, Toxic Relationships, Traumatic Experiences, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 49 Comments