Latest posts by Tonya GJ Prince (see all)
- My Sexual Abuse Story - 2017/11/25
- Sexual Abuse of Boys & Men | Tom Kerr’s Story Preview | 1in6 - 2017/11/24
- Preventing child sexual abuse: Reducing the risk - 2017/11/24
Do you have any favorite quotes by Audre Lorde? Do you have any favorite quotes by someone else? Please share them with readers.
I teach others how to treat me by how I treat myself I listen to the inner voice inside of me that tells me how valuable I am. It reminds me that I am worth the best of everything. How I treat myself dictates to others how I expect to be treated. Being respectful of […]
I Tried One day years ago I was trying to make it through a challenge. In order to get through it I came up with a solution. I was going to flood my mind with positive words. I chose to listen to my pastor’s sermons every time that I was in the car, which happened […]
Is it me or has 2016 been moving at warp speed? I wrote on social media that it feels like I just met this 2016 person and things are moving a little too fast here. So maybe it isn’t the speed as much as it is the quality. To tell you the truth, 2016 […]
I am thankful for every single reader, whether you agreed or disagreed. Whether you liked a post or hated a post. We sought to educate, inform, and start conversations. When it comes to domestic and sexual violence, it is just too silent. In 2015 some of our most popular posts were our quotes. We reviewed the numbers […]
Everyday silence harvests its victims. Silence is a mortal illness. ~Natalia Ginzberg Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. ~Winston Churchill When I liberate others, I liberate myself. ~Fannie Lou Hamer Law and justice are not always the same. ~Gloria Steinem The […]
?“The single story creates stereotypes, and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story.” ~Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie?“I think writing really helps you heal yourself. I think if you write long enough, you will be a healthy person. ~Alice Walker? If […]
And a bonus…… Make this week a great one. Take in all of the lessons and the blessings. Fail, succeed, grow, survive, and thrive! You got this.
My son was born fighting for his life. He was born premature. That journey could have been a complete nightmare, but it had a lot of blessings sprinkled in there. But this fight is about a fight I didn’t see coming. This fight was in daycare. You’ve Got a Friend When my son started […]
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 […]
Y’all my Mom wrote me a permission slip this morning. It means the entire world to me. This afternoon during my reflection time, I felt the full value of her words. My mother read my most recent blog posts and she said to me, “You keep slaying those dragons. There are still more […]
The journey of healing from sexual violence and the pain that you stumble upon along the way is so hard for others to understand. You can’t even come up with a description. Sometimes it can feel as if you are speaking a language that no one else seems fluent in. After much struggle, I have come to believe that it is okay […]