animsition link 1 animsition link 2
Child Sexual Abuse
2 posts
In the Wake of Sparrows
Essay
The first boy I became “best friends” with showed me the still-raw welts on his back while we sat on my grandfather’s balcony.... We were too young to fully intuit the purport of triggers flung each other’s way when we discussed our violations at the hands of adults.
The Ramani-Akbar Verdict Compels Me to Tell My Own Story
Survivor Account
I could never really process the truth that my own mother had blamed me for being sexually abused when I was a child. I had hoped, naïvely, that my revelation would lead to my parents feeling hurt on my behalf, comforting me, and backing me in a fight for justice.
Thanks for Subscribing