June 2008 - Posts

Beth's Story

I have had two pregnancy experiences. My miscarriage ten years ago brought tremendous emotional agonies and incest triggers. Since giving birth to my son six months ago I feel in some ways more vulnerable and in others more invincible and courageous....

Cindy's Story

1955, seven years old. I remember my mom and my stepfather of four years fighting after my sister and I went to bed. You’d hear yelling, struggling sounds (this was under the influence of alcohol) and furniture falling or being thrown around. They would...

Shakta's Story

I grew up in an extremely sexually repressive household. I never even had the language until I was quite old to describe things like breasts and genitals etc. I feel that had I had the language/knowledge to describe the things that were happening to me...