Survivor stories 25, 26, 27 and 28: Zoe, Alice, Beverly and Christina #SeeDV #abuse

October 25, 2014 – Zoe’s story: “The relationship absorbed me; I was hypnotised by it.”* October 26, 2014- Alice’s story: Leave abuse; it is not worth the anguish and loss of yourself October 27, 2014 – Beverly’s story: Lies, manipulation and emotional...

Survivor story 24 – Yvette's story #seeDV #DVawareness

Yvette’s story: Regain your perspective; you did not choose the toxic relationship Each day during the month of October, column author Paula Carrasquillo will feature a story written by a survivor of domestic violence. At the end of October, a compilation of all...

Submit your reflections, because together we CAN change things #dvawareness #recovery

Share your reflections and thoughts on the survivor stories I have been sharing during October. Complete the Reflections on Survivor Stories Form now! All 31 stories will be compiled and published as a free ebook in mid-November. The hope is to receive a funding...

Survivor stories 18, 19 and 20 – Rachel, Sofia and Teresa #DVawareness @commdiginews

October 18, 2014 – Rachel’s story: Betrayal, abuse at the hands of a narcissist* October 19, 2014 – Sofia’s advice on domestic violence: “Take off the blindfold. Knowledge is power.” October 19, 2014 – Teresa’s story: He was a sociopath, not a good...

Stories 16 and 17: Patricia and Quinn #survivorstories @commdiginews

October 16, 2014 – Patricia’s story: Leave abusive, toxic relationships before it is too late October 17, 2014 – Quinn’s story: Self-reflection and accountability ends the abuse pattern BETHESDA, Maryland, October 16, 2014 — Patricia* is a survivor of...