Recently, on Facebook, a question was posed about what factors contributed to women needing to leave a marriage and not have resources to be able to do so. Most of the answers showed that the common belief, is that women have a lack of education (i.e. career to fall back on), and they got married…Read more Who’s Abused?
Today's post might be a bit of a rant, but it's what's on my mind, so I hope you bear with me... and I welcome courteous conversation if you want to comment. I talk a lot about the effects of abuse. I've talked about forgiveness, moving on and I've talked a bit about never going…Read more Consequences and Accountability
I never expected this picture to be a source of conflict, yet that's exactly what it became on a friend's Facebook page. People were decrying her for posting it saying "This seems like a very bad way to portray all men" and "it doesn't make sense" and just in general criticizing with the impression that…Read more Maybe … We Need a Different View
We live in a society where abuse has become common place, and a subject for comedy. There are many television shows that have normalized domestic violence by making it the brunt of jokes. For example: "Everybody Loves Raymond": The matriarch, Marie, is abusive to everyone. She disrespects Raymond's wife, insults her husband, infanticizes her children,…Read more Comedic Abuse