Brave, beautiful Susanne Gold-Smith shares how her survival of sexual assault unexpectedly saved her once troubled marriage; Mrs. Gold-Smith now empowers other survivors, and relates how her trauma not only made her stronger, but also brought her and her husband even closer.
My take on the court decision against domestic abuse survivor Samantha Delcamp and why I feel she should be acquitted.
This account relates my experiences as an emancipating foster youth in Southern California, and provides tips, resources, etc., for young residents of this location who are struggling with the same situation.
This article offers ideas on how to differentiate the true friends in your life from the mere "frenemies".
Do you feel your partner is financially abusing you? This article might help you to tune in to any red flags.
Need a space to both relax and let off steam in California's most elevated, adventurous, and romantic places? These iconic attractions might be what my fellow thrill seekers are looking for.
Fun ways to deal with difficult people while making the most of our epidemic quarantine.
This article reveals how the power of positive thinking can help bring your true Alpha Female being into full light, and about how you can think and visualize your dreams and aspirations into complete existence.
A holistic approach towards ridding yourself of scabies, for those who do not prefer the traditional route.
Ways you could stop Jehovah's Witnesses and other religious evangelizers from knocking.
This article offers tips and resources for young adults who are emancipating out of foster care.
This article provides instructions on how to respond if you think your eardrum is injured.
The Marine Mammal Center reports updates on the welfare of "Silent Knight" and other victimized sea mammals.
This article is intended to counter online victim-blaming attitudes directed at individuals who became single parents as a result of domestic violence, or for any other survivor or victim of intimate partner abuse.
This is not a knock on all Jehovah's Witnesses, (pun intended), but simply an honest account about my experiences as one, how I "woke up", and about how others may cope if they, too, feel they have been mistreated.
We all have our own outlooks on a true Alpha male or female, but it may be simpler than we think. Keep this article handy whenever you need a motivational boost, and a reminder of who you really are.
The years from age 18 to 25 is a crucial yet often trivialized age stage. This article provides information that may be helpful to those transitioning from adolescence into adulthood.
The following list of names are what I personally wouldn't be caught dead giving my little gem in the sun, but everyone has a preference, so choose at your own risk.
Poem decides to soldier on by forgiving past oppressors, letting sleeping dogs lie, and..well okay, she gets her sweet, satisfying revenge. A story about rediscovery and healing for survivors.
Cawilan Cease discovers that the bad boy she falls in love with may never, ever change...and she just loves it.
Sometimes, without our ever realizing it, our brains can subconsciously cling to seemingly mundane, insignificant memories that impact us in ways we may not realize.
This article describes my personal take on a particular "harmless" song that I feel objectifies and degrades women, encourages men to abuse women, as well as potentially promotes peer pressure.
My opinion about why "freedom of speech", particularly in respects to abuse victims, should sometimes be allowed to go so far.
Countering common misconceptions about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and ways sufferers can heal.