1. CarbonTiger

    I am

    I am a survivor of violence & childhood sexual abuse. I am a survivor of rape. I am a survivor of being drugged. I am safe, I am loved, I am supported. I recognize I am hurting. I am strong. These words help me believe in the truth. It was never my fault. I was a child. I am in fact, a...
  2. CarbonTiger

    Link to article on Tattoo healing

    www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/talking-about-trauma How many of you have tattoos? Just curious. I have one myself so far but cannot decide on my half sleeve. I suppose i'm looking for the right artist before I do it. ...feel free to answer the poll or post about your tattoos in the comments.
  3. Alex T

    Sacred Porn

    Why is Porn such a despised word? I see it used a lot around here. But it is generally used in a negative connotation. But most of us do it? And we all carry the shame that is attached to it. Dirty sex. Sex bad. Most of the "recreational" and over the counter assets many of us use to...
  4. Alone&Broken

    I Did Not Heal

    I turned my back Watching the past Asking, 'Why me?' I searched for answers In the toxic part of my mind That held me prisoner; no longer free. This is where I have stayed Wandering in the darkness Finding no answers to my plea. This is where the story once ended Until a light shone through...
  5. Gistin

    Who has healed?

    I’ve been thinking about this lately before going to Therapy.. Who has healed? Sure I’m Therapy, going through this workout weekly for 6 months now. Perhaps now I have words to talk about what happened to me as a child, and I’m told that’s healing where before shame and grief kept me down...
  6. S

    Thoughtful, caring article on CSA

    This is a free article that millions of Jehovah's Witnesses will be studying today. It outlines how Godly Love and Justice are imitated with regards to child sexual abuse, comforting the victims, and helping the community and the family to protect the innocent. This article includes many...
  7. F.A.


    Do we become undone Or are we to be unbound Do we fall apart Or do we fall into place Do we empower the negative Or do we neglect the positive Do I live in my past Or do I live in the present I'm unbound I'm in place I'm positive I'm present