Abuse, Recovery

re: trauma

If I were to sum up "trauma" in a word...I'd say "life-altering" is a pretty good one to use. It's something that causes great harm in whatever way the abuse entails, and maybe the worst harm is the harm done to the victim's perspective of reality. When I was growing up, I understood "trauma" from… Continue reading re: trauma



I had another long talk with my priest friend last night. I really do think that it's ultimately better for friendships, or any relationships, to bring up things that had bothered you about the other, because whenever I manage to do that, they apologize and/or make sense of it. That thing that prompted me to… Continue reading jaded