“Healing thrives in conversation. Break your silence.”
There is no way you can come away from this post without feeling encouraged. If you do one thing today, read this and watch the video she shares.
“Our silence is the abuser’s protection.” — Jodie Ortega
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. #SAAM
When I started down the path of sharing my own personal journey about my relationship with Domestic Violence, I was welcomed into a sisterhood of woman who had been in the same place as me. Some even, who are still in the same place as me. The more interaction I had with people regarding this issue, the more I wanted to know about the epidemic itself. In all honesty, although I knew it was happening to others, I never once looked up any information about the statistical aspect of it. Not until I started blogging.
Eventually, I landed on Twitter. There too, I found many more avenues to follow. Not only more people who were blogging on other sites, but also victim resources, shelters and government agencies, all sharing informative links and articles. So, I did my…
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