Category Archives for "Survivor Stories"

1 PTSD Triggers of a Domestic Violence Survivor

So, October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. I want to add an experience and a message to those wonderful people who enter our lives after the abuser is gone. Let me set the stage: On Saturday, October 18th, 1986 I was preparing to celebrate my 2 year wedding anniversary with my husband. I was 26 days post-partum. I […]


No One Can Label You

Remember the time you had a sister you didn’t know about, met her, lost her, found her and lost her on the same day. After years of searching, you found her three children who didn’t even know you existed? That was amazing! Remember that? No, you say? I’m shocked. I thought this stuff happened to everyone. […]