Why Doesn’t She Just Leave?

“She stays with an abuser,” said of the voice on the other end of the line.   As if her worth, or her ability to care about others and love people was associated with her situation. It is easy to place judgement and to believe that the person in an abusive situation...
Did You Get Her Number?

Did You Get Her Number?

“Where are you going?”  I asked.  Anxiety filling every part of me.  I could especially feel it in my chest, my breathing became shallow, and I wanted to burst into tears again.  I don’t know why I continued to hope year after year.  A New Years...