Tag: emotional abuse

Lost in the Reflecting Pool: a memoir

Lost in the Reflecting Pool: a memoir

| June 24, 2020

Award-Winning Memoir 2017 Readers’ Favorite When Diane, a psychologist, falls in love with Charles, a charming and brilliant psychiatrist, there is laughter and flowers—and also darkness. After moving through infertility treatments and the trials of the adoption process as a united front, the couple is ultimately successful in creating a family. As time goes on, however, […]

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Ordinary Girl

Ordinary Girl

| April 30, 2019

Trafficked! I close my eyes and pretend I’m not me anymore. I try not to smell his stale breath on my face or feel what he’s doing to me. It’s over quickly, and this one doesn’t want to stay. He stands, zips his pants, and leaves. The shift seems harder than usual, and my skin […]

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