Abuse Survivor

10 Easy Ways to Overcome a Panic Attack

Panic Attacks are often sudden, unexpected and scarry. Dealing with them daily can leave you exhausted and drained, here are the 10 ways I deal with daily attacks to reduce their impact on my life.

Hiding the Truth with Camouflage

I’ve been trying to write this post for a while now.  The words just are not wanting to come out in the way they normally do so stay with me, I promise this will be worth the read. For most of my life I’ve used something called “social camouflage”.  Meaning I’ve learned many ways to … Read more

The Silver Lining in Every Cloud

I think by now that you know I’m a “Glass Half Full” type person.  For me, that includes things like keeping a gratitude journal, looking at the positive in every situation and so on. If you’ve read any of my other posts you know I’m also an abuse survivor. Most people don’t see those 2 … Read more

Nobody walks around with a sign that says ABUSE SURVIVOR

  <—- I mean really does this look like the face of someone who put up with multiple types of abuse for years?  Does it look like someone about to leap into the “Oh-My-God-I-Should-Never-Have….” ? Not likely, but if you don’t see that, what do you see here? If you met me today you wouldn’t … Read more