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Survivor Musings

It Is Time

Your weight is pulling me into the abyss. I am your only hope for reaching the surface, yet I am not strong enough to swim for the two of us, to carry your burdens on top of my own. You are drowning me. I struggle…
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Your Stories


  I'm 26 years old, I’m single and I have no children. For me, this is the best situation to be in to have counselling and to even tell someone all this. I can't put myself first and look after others. I've been doing it…
this lady can kellys story
Your Stories

Part One

  My parents were young when they married...because she was pregnant with me. I was born a month after her 18th birthday. It was volatile from the start. One of my earliest memories is of him chucking her up the stairs to where I was…