There are many legacies within the over all legacy of childhood sexual abuse. Each one of them is a journey of unfolding pain and possibility. Sexual abuse in childhood is a betrayal and is experienced as abandonment. Depending upon the age that one is sexually abused the consequences can be very dire indeed.
It is once again Mother’s Day. A day that for many is one for celebration and for others a day of grief. There is such a duality to Mother’s Day for many. It is a day of love and companionship for many mothers and their children and/or adult-children. It is a day mixed with both [...]
Futility is and can be described as many things. I’ll even grant that it is often in the eye of the beholder of it – or shall I say the one noticing it. Today, I sit in my office, in my apartment, waiting for the landscaping company to finish all the mowing of grass and [...]