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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…
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…
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…