Not Every Day
An important post from my partner in Survivors Blog Here. You can find her work at http://www.survivorsbloghere.wordpress.com. The cycle of abuse impacts men and women alike. M
Many people walk through life with the expectation of living the Golden Rule, and expecting that others do the same. Unfortunately, there are also people out there who will not pass up a chance to negate the Golden Rule.
Abuse comes in many forms…
At the center of abuse, is the need for power and control over other people. Abusers will use any means to fulfill that desire, even at the expense of those who love them. Breaking the cycle of abuse starts with recognizing the abuse. It may not be an abuse that happens daily, but when it does happen, the effects are imprinted in the mind of the victim, and changes who he or she is.
Since abuse doesn’t occur around the clock, one of the best ways to begin to see it, is to document it. Keep a journal (especially if you like to write), or at…
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