Child Abuse

The Waiting Game

Control is one of those coping tools that so many people use, including me, to deal with unresolved feelings from their childhood.  According to Webster’s, to control is to adjust to a requirement; to regulate; to hold in restraint.  Whether… Read More ›

Ubiquitous Transformation

My home environment was difficult at best.  My mother lacked the empathy and wherewithal to be the sort of mother that a child needed.  Her need for self-gratification overwhelmed our needs as children.  Her need for self-deprivation terrified us.  Her… Read More ›

Sacrificial Child

  “Love without sacrifice is like theft” ~Nassim Nicholas Taleb After forty years on this earth, I made a discovery that tied all the insanity of my life together with a big beautiful bow.  It sounds incredible, yet it was… Read More ›