Free at last! I am FREE! 2/24/17

Free at last…I am free from binge eating. I’ve wondered what is going to happen now.  I am not bingeing to stuff my emotions that I don’t want to feel. There is a freedom to that because bingeing calls for negative Read More …

Lone Leaf 1/17/17

Lone Leaf was inspired by this beautiful picture by Sandy Follett. Intertwined is some of my story growing up and of course, my God. I pray that you will be as inspired as I was. The words on the page Read More …

Child and Adult 12/30/16

Child and Adult, my poem…I’ve been working on my memoir and thinking of 2017 right around the corner. Thoughts of how I changed from child victim to adult survivor and this poem reflects the changes. Susan… Child and Adult New beginnings New Read More …

Who I Truly Am: Part 1 12/8/16

Who I Truly Am: Part 1 I blog tonight about Who I Truly Am. This is a series of two or three parts because I am not sure how much I will be able to tell you, honestly. I have Read More …

Through The Eyes… 11/7/16

Tonight is poem night and the name of my poem is Through the Eyes… that tells a story of someone’s upbringing from baby to now, a 65 yo woman. Some memories were painful, sad, and quite harsh while others were loving Read More …

Surviving Depression 6/27/16

 Surviving Depression  I am chronically depressed and tonight I share about surviving depression. I have a history of mental illness. It began as a child and of sexual abuse from age 4-12. My father was the perpetrator. He has long since passed Read More …

Mental Health Awareness Month-My Story

This month is Mental Health Awareness Month and I share my story. Today, My story Includes a history of mental illness and recovery. My history began when I was a child and was sexually abused from about age 4-12. My father was the perpetrator. Read More …

What Can We Do With The Blame?

What Can We Do With The Blame? I was researching articles about sexual abuse and spirituality for a Pinterest board I pin on named God and Abuse and I found an interesting article below.

Do-It-Yourself Healing From Sexual Abuse under the section named “What Can We Do With The Blame?” Read More …