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Pry Open Those Wounds With The Truth

“Cry out with a hundred thousand tongues; the world is rotten because of silence!” ~Saint Catherine of Siena. Many people -even survivors of child sexual abuse- are disturbed by my honesty. But my articles are written for those who have … Continue reading

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Sandra Dee: A Legacy of Beauty and Pain

Sandra Dee 1942 – 2005 Sandra Dee, the beautiful blond “Gidget,” who was famous for her child-like and feminine, yet tomboy, innocence in the well known beach-party film, has affected me more than once. Many years ago, when I first … Continue reading

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The Story of Grace: One Woman’s Inner Journey from Sexual Confusion Towards Liberation

This revelation created a need in Grace to be true to herself and to liberate her soul from the false idea that she was a lesbian. Grace eventually came to the understanding that she needed to break off the relationship with her partner.

Grace experienced much emotional pain and fear in ending her four year relationship with her live-in, same-sex partner. Grace felt as though she was losing her best friend, and her heart was broken. But being true to herself was more important than clinging to a relationship which was rooted in the sexual abuse by her sister. It was also unfair to her partner…. Continue reading

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Body Memories: The Monsters Inside, Knocking at the Door

 “Sometimes the mind, for reasons we don’t necessarily understand,  just decides to go to the store for a quart of milk”  —Northern Exposure A multitude of child abuse survivors will experience physical symptoms they cannot explain. This is true, even … Continue reading

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