Strength Behind Closed Doors

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Do you really know how strong you are? Do you really know how much strength you have buried deep inside of you? The battles you fight every single day. The tears you cry behind closed doors. The silent prayers you pray each night. You’re a lot stronger than you think….

One Pissed Off Survivor

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I have been contemplating writing this blog all day. I wasn’t sure how to start, let alone how I could word this. But earlier today while on WordPress I stumbled upon a blog under the tag Domestic Violence; I must admit the title of this blog caught my attention (as…

Merry Christmas?

Follow my blog with Bloglovin The time of year that is represented as peace,love and joy (although it should be an all year round thing). For some, it is a recipe for disaster. See the thing is that domestic violence doesn’t take a holiday. It doesn’t care what day of the year it is. I…

“Don’t be ashamed of your story it will inspire others.”

Follow my blog with Bloglovin “Don’t be ashamed of your story it will inspire others.” I encourage those who have a voice to use it. I encourage you to use it for those who no longer have one, and for those still searching for theirs. I encourage you to no longer be ashamed of what…

Reaching For The Stars

Follow my blog with Bloglovin As I have started on my new journey as a blogger, “Reach For The Stars” has become the motto of my life recently. One goal reached, on to the next goal to pursue my ultimate dream of helping those suffering from domestic violence. With what many of us have been…

Did You Know

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Did you know: – Every 9 seconds in the US a woman is assaulted or beaten. – On average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men. – 1…

Quick Blog

Follow my blog with Bloglovin First I just wanted to thank those who have read my blog; thank you for your likes, comments and follows, they have all truly encouraged me more than words could ever possibly describe! As some of you know sometimes it can be hard and emotionally draining to share in detail…

Why That Title?

Follow my blog with Bloglovin “A life worth living for? I like the name, but what made you choose it?” This seems to be the number one question I am asked when people find out that I have started blogging and they see the title of my page. When my friend (who is also my…

You Are Not Your Past

Follow my blog with Bloglovin You are not your past! You are not all those horrible things that you were once called to belittle you and make you feel powerless. At some point you said “Enough is enough!” You dug and dug deep to muster up whatever ounce of strength you had and you got…

My Reflection

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Through my past experience with domestic violence, I used to find it hard to look at myself in the mirror. I was ashamed of what I would see. During the domestic violence I would look at myself and question who I really was. I would sit there and say to…

I am a warrior

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Like the photo that coincides with this blog: ” I have battled my whole life to become the strong woman I am today…” My father abandoned us after my mother divorced him. My stepfather passed from cancer. I was in an abusive relationship. As well as dealt with alcoholism and…