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I Survived Childhood Sexual Abuse

As a childhood sexual abuse survivor, so often our voices are silenced and our pain is buried. Last August 2017 I decided I would no longer allow my pain nor shame to make me a victim any longer. I wanted to Speak my truth, Survive my pain and shame, and Thrive in life instead of…

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Old Habits Die Hard

Why is it easier for people to look the other way knowing a person is a child sexual predator instead of standing against the status quo and SAYING SOMETHING? Nobody wants to confront the ugly elephant in the room but we will bury it under the guise of having a career, feeding your kids, or…

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Little Girls Don’t Stay Little Forever

One of Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse victim’s told him in her victim impact statement that “ Little Girls Don’t Stay Little Forever”, one thing I have learned about the changing culture of women  is they are finding the courage to stand up to their sexual abuser. They are sharing their abuse stories with others and…

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Oprah’s Golden Globes Speech

Listening to Oprah’s 2018 Golden Globe speech has empowered me as a woman on many levels, but as a survivor of childhood sexual abuse on a much deeper level. When I stepped forth and told my story, I knew I’d be called an attention seeker, looked down on, shut out, and talked about. Not one…

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Harvey Weinstein Exposed, Victims Say #MeToo

With this Harvey Weinstein story countless women are either telling their story or just acknowledging that it happened to them too. With that being said I’ll share my SURVIVOR STORY: Like many black little girls, I held a dark secret for many years. From ages 9-18, I was sexual abused and terrorized by the man…

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