The Reason I Share My Rape Story – You are Not Alone

The Reason I Share My Rape Story - You are Not Alone, via Speak our Stories, Sayfty.com, @SpeakOurStories, @SexAbuseChat, @SayftyCom

  Topic: Rape *Trigger Warning* My Story Becoming a butterfly The egg of the butterfly is hidden away, under a leaf, until the caterpillar growing inside is ready to come out. You never know how life is going to turn out. My young life was full of potential, although I didn’t know it at the time. Things happen that change your …

Dawn Hendrickson: How I Survived Childhood Sexual Abuse

*Content Warning: Childhood Sexual Abuse* Topic: Child Sexual Abuse My Story Healing takes such courage and strength. My main abuser, my father, died when I was 24 years old. It is at that time that I felt I was actually born, or reborn. Looking back, I realize I fell through a lot of cracks, including medical personnel. I had always thought …