• Innocence Lost

    One in 10 children will be the victim of sexual abuse before they turn 18 years old.  Although this is an alarming statistic, people stay silent and are afraid or too ashamed to talk about. If we are going to diminish the number of future abuse cases, then we have to be unafraid to have the conversation and expose it. It’s a reality that sexual abuse happens to children and the only  way we will be able to stop it is through education, empowerment and awareness. We must do everything in our power to protect the children.  Without Permission My world of innocence, my world of purity, sanity and blisswas…

  • Victim No More!

    By the time I reached puberty, I’d been sexually molested three times by three different abusers. I was robbed of the time in life where I should have been enjoying the wonderment and carefree existence of being a child. Instead, I was forced into adult activities and adult choices. My abusers had not looked beyond their own selfish desires and needs long enough to give thought to the life-long scars they were causing me to physically and mentally endure. I experienced many years of mental anguish before I was able to overcome the demons in my head and find inner peace.  But now, I can thank God that through intense…