Category Archives: Healing

Forgiving My Rapist

I received a tweet a reader in regards to my article “Confronting My Rapist.” In the tweet she stated, “I read your article about facing your rapist. You are a better woman than me, I couldn’t have acted so politely … Continue reading

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Speak Your Truth

My life truly began to change when I started to be completely honest. I started to write about and confront the things that I ignored for years. Publicly I published articles about dealing with sexual assault and healing on the … Continue reading

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Confronting My Rapist on The Huffington Post

If you haven’t yet checked out my post, “Confronting My Rapist,” please follow the link and check it out on HuffPo. This is a must-read piece that I’m extremely proud of! I hope you appreciate it! It takes a strong … Continue reading

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I Am a Priority Not an Option

Believe it or not, even with the career success I’ve had thus far, my life is far from perfect. I am of course grateful for the opportunities I’ve gained and work hard every day to become better and better. Being … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget Who You Are

As a child, I remember being fairly different from everybody else. I was the only kid in school with a tie-dyed backpack– probably the only kid in school who wanted a tie-dye backpack- and believe me, I got made fun … Continue reading

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Love is Everything

This week I am going to be writing about relationships and my own failed relationships as well. The below story begins with a story that took place in my late teens. I will never forget the day I found out … Continue reading

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Surviving Trauma: I Choose To Live

I was surfing the web looking at different statutes of limitations and legalities for rape crimes, when I found an article that proposed a repeal of statutes for certain rape cases in the state of Connecticut. In the article, Governor … Continue reading

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