Tag Archives: Survivor

Absolute Power and Sexual Abuse: A Survivor Comments on the Kidnapping of Elizabeth Thomas

“The sexual abuse of children is just one part of a system of trickery and abuse created to maintain secrecy, isolation and the offender’s absolute power over the child and all others in the child’s life. The offender sets up … Continue reading

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“His Rage Was Like an Oncoming Train…” Abuse Survivor Recalls Frightening Incident

A frightening memory .. sharing to raise awareness about domestic violence… _________________ “I thought I saw the devil, this morning…I never meant to start a fire, I never meant to make you bleed, I’ll be a better man today..” Jaymes Young, “I’ll … Continue reading

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Another Step Forward… Exposing Abuse, Family Court Injustice Hennepin County, Minn

Dear Blog Readers: Thank you for your continued support as I discuss my experience surviving domestic violence, and a horrific experience in Hennepin County where the identified abuser was given sole custody of my two children – who are also … Continue reading

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Narcissism: Stop the Flying Monkeys by Jerry Wise (Repost)

  Flying Monkeys: Those who do the bidding of a narcissist (are also used by abusers, the angry, passive-aggressive, and those who get their needs met by using other people). Flying Monkeys are commonly used to exert pressure, threaten, force, mold or manipulate a … Continue reading

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“Rockabye” by Clean Bandit – Dissociation As Survival Mechanism (Commentary)

Music is a form of communication and expression for me, so you will see some music videos posted on this blog as they related to subjects such as abuse, healing, trauma, etc. The video for “Rockabye” by Clean Bandit featuring … Continue reading

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Revenge Obsession: When You are Viewed as a Threat

(Public Domain: George Hodan, http://www.publicdomainpictures.net) Have you… Offered your support or assistance to someone and then found yourself the target of vicious attacks (character assassination, threats, false reports, etc)  because of your association with that person? Or been targeted because … Continue reading

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“Held” by Natalie Grant – Encouraging Song

“This is what it means to be held, How it feels, when the sacred is torn from your life, And you survive..” The song “Held” by Natalie Grant is a powerful song about God’s love holding and sustaining us through unspeakable pain. Lyrics:  Two … Continue reading

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A Song for Survivors: Impossible by Shontelle

You are stronger than you even realize…  A song, and video, for all survivors: “Impossible” by Shontelle. Shontelle told the story behind the song to J-14 Magazine: “I really felt like ballads were missing from radio for a minute, and … Continue reading

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The Question (and the Song) “For the Love of a Daughter” – Parenting After Divorce / Separation

My daughter will be having her birthday soon…birthdays are hard because I don’t know if I will see her, and I mourn all of the things I have missed in the last year of her life. Another year I have … Continue reading

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“Secrets” by J’son – Raising awareness about sexual abuse, offering hope

“The enemies inside my home but who would ever listen to me, and all the secrets that you made me keep. And it’s tearing me apart..” “Secrets” is a new song by Christian rapper and R&B artist, Jason “J’son” Watson, featuring J.R.  “Secrets” … Continue reading

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