I was so drained this weekend. But it is going to be alright. All of this fragmented knowledge about sexual violence is wearing me out! As the beloved old folks around my way used to say, “Look at you, all loud and wrong.” And that meant they were through entertaining your foolishness. Listen, if you are like me, you are drained. So let us power up.
As a Survivor I understand. If you want advice about how to have a great day folks have just the advice for you. People say, “Get over it” Of course they don’t understand. It isn’t that we can’t let go of the past. The past won’t let us go. It intrudes upon even our best moments like a nuisance trespasser. I’ve heard it said that they call today the “present”