Sometimes people get confused about the difference between emotional and verbal abuse. Sometimes emotional and verbal abuse are referred to as if they are the same thing. They definitely are not, but the two criteria set down for both forms of abuse do overlap.
Abusive relationships are abundant out there. If you want to leave a relationship, start making your plans. It will take awhile before you will get over it.
The natural defense systems within us, come on at an early age. Here is my witness of a child building walls to protect her tender heart.
The stories of children and abuse against them, never cease to break my heart. There is no one particular child who comes in to my mind in this poem, but it is a total representation of as I see each child. I am a protective type.
This is a poem I wrote as I am trying to find a way to forgive and let go of my past, writing has been my greatest tool in dealing with pent up emotions and fears.
Poem of a man reeling in his daughters about his abusive father.
It's time to shed light on the emotional and mental abuse aspect of a domestically violent and abusive relationship.
Read what happens when a woman gets fed up with being on the defensive for what shouldn't be so offensive....she writes a honest, sarcastic essay about it and laces it with bravado.
The expression of an angry child and consequences in our spiritual world.
I was once his. He came to me as a friend, little did I know he was hiding behind a mask. He fooled me, he tricked. I fell inlove with a person to wanted control over me. He was a burden I fought so hard to set free. (God or god from The light that saved my life)
An attempt to understand the reason behind recent abuse of women
A. true story abuse a female being abused by her boyfriend and already had a backround of being abused as a child. How she recovered and got away from the abuse.
I was raised in a religious cult. Unfortunately, my experience is not that unique. It takes very few ingredients for this to happen. This story is about me finding God...inspite of. Also, it is a challenge to all "good church folk" to get REAL about carrying the message of Salvati...
This is a true adoption story from our biological mother told to her biological daughter. All names have been changed to protect the innocent. No organization, work places, cities, towns or states are mentioned.
my poetry is about a little girl name Gina and she's telling her story about how she is being abuse by her father. in the story she goes on to explain that when she doesn't perform the way he wants he punishes her. towards the end of the story her punishment is so severe that she dies...
One person can only take so much, and this girl had enough. This poem is based upon a victim who has taken so much abuse, that she is no longer herself.
I will be going to speak about some things that I thought already in making real in the future like having a child
It is so amazing that we seem to forget the contribution of the earth
fictional but thought provoking! Is there somebody you know who may be struggling to cope with their child that you could help?
A reflection on the culture of rape and impunity in India from a biblical perspective drawing on the threads of thresholds, boundaries, hospitality, honour, security - all of which are important elements in the life of a woman in South Asia.
written for the many woman that get abused by boyfriends/husbands that are emotionally out of control,jealousy and obsession.
The astounding fact is that reports allege the abuse to have been reported at least 20 times since 1990, but never followed up by police.
This is a short poem which deals with the tragedy of divorce. No one comes out the winner.
Using words that hurt towards the people in your family is wrong. This is verbal abuse and it can be just as damaging as physically hurting your loved ones, if not worse.
Its Christmas eve, a time of hope for all mankind, a childs dreams are shattered by the hands of the devil in his father. A disturbing account of a true story of a five-year old child.