14 Aug 2014
in rape, sexual assault
Tags: Chicago, courage, fear, healing, PTSD, rape, rape survivors, sexual assault, strength, The Monument Quilt
Well, Mr. OneWoman gave the financial go ahead to my Chicago trip. Apparently there is indeed enough money in the bank to finance a short trip! I am very excited to go see the Monument Quilt when it stops in Chicago next week. I think it will be an extremely emotional trip, but one I need to take.
There is one very large snag in the plan. More
02 Jul 2013
in Quotes, rape, recovery, sexual assault
Tags: courage, date rape, depression, domestic abuse, domestic violence, RAINN, rape, rape survivors, sexual abuse, sexual assault, suicide, support, violence against women
I apologize for the lazy blogging lately, but I’ve been really sick. I still want to share any messages of encouragement that I find. I’ve been chatting with lots of fellow survivors lately, and I’m finding a lot of messages that show their despair and desire to just give up on fighting this fight. This is to remind all of you that the fight is worth fighting. Please, please don’t give up. You’re worth too much to this world. Listen to that little voice, even if it’s only a whisper, and try again tomorrow!