Trigger Points Anthology ~ The Book, the Creators, the Mission.

Originally posted on Trigger Points: Childhood Abuse Survivors Experiences of Parenting:
https://tdawneightyone.files.wordpress.com/2015/10/trigger-point-book-meme1.jpg Joyelle and Dawn are survivors of childhood abuse working to break the cycle for their own families. Raising children as an abuse survivor is often a lonely and isolating experience, as the triggers and flashbacks of abuse can be hard for non-survivors to…

A Mother Comes Undone.

“Motherhood pushed open a door that I thought I had managed to close for the last time. I, like most I believe, thought that a baby would be placed in my arms and I would be filled with so much love that the pieces of my broken heart, pieces I worked so hard to glue…

Working To Fill A Void.

As I sat down to write today, I could think of nothing other than how excited I am about the submissions for the Trigger Points anthology now starting to trickle in. This is really happening! Since Joyelle and I began this project, I have continued to research on this topic. I can with confidence say,…