Tag: child abuse

Why Wilt a Wallflower? A Survivor Memoir

Why Wilt a Wallflower? A Survivor Memoir

| March 7, 2019

Amy Sue Jackson’s important account, Why Wilt a Wallflower? A Survivor Memoir, is a stirring memoir of one woman’s will to carry on and stand up for herself as a survivor of sexual abuse. Amy reached out for help from her youth pastor, quickly being labeled a sinner.  A few years later, Amy found the […]

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Where Children Run

Where Children Run

| July 10, 2018

Twins David and Dennis Pischke’s lives change forever when their father dies, and a man damaged by the war arrives at their farm near the isolated town of Moosehorn, Manitoba. Boleslaw Domko quickly works his way into their lives and their mother’s bed. “Where Children Run” opens with one of their earliest memories—the day Domko […]

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Black Ash & Green (sessions with my therapist)

Black Ash & Green (sessions with my therapist)

| October 5, 2017

N.E. Childe’s memoir came about after much-needed counseling sessions wherein she recalled her turbulent childhood and her quest for freedom which took her to ever more dark places. It was a way to finally come out for under the cloud of deep depression she lived under for most of her adult life. She could be […]

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Mother, I Don’t Forgive You

Mother, I Don’t Forgive You

| June 1, 2017

After the death of her father, and her mother’s immediate remarriage to a sadistic abuser, Nancy Richards lived a life plagued with physical and emotional violence. The powerlessness, pain, and torment she endured ate her up. But, the ultimate gut-punch came when she finally mustered the courage to break her silence, and her words were […]

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