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When the fear of staying is greater than the fear of leaving

You told me that I wasn’t good enough. No one would love me and that I’m lucky that I have you. I would be dead without you and even my mother agreed. You were thirty-three, I was seventeen. I was nieave, I was vulnerable, I was mentally unwell. I was only recently discharged from the… Continue reading When the fear of staying is greater than the fear of leaving

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11 year old has the last say as he leaves school due to bullying

( Please note that names have been changed in this article) A young boy who had been hurt both physically and emotionally on school property and during school hours. YouTube videos circling the internet threatening to harm him at school, changes of behaviour, sudden onset of anxiety attacks alongside the schools constant dismissal and lack… Continue reading 11 year old has the last say as he leaves school due to bullying

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To the mother at the store who stared as my toddler was crying on the ground.

All I needed was milk.. okay I lied, I was actually here to do my grocery shopping but I only left with milk. You see, I have a 10 year old son and a 2 year old daughter. My son was easy and still is easy. At my daughters aged my son listened, in-fact, he… Continue reading To the mother at the store who stared as my toddler was crying on the ground.

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How a stranger, a mother, and a young boy moved the world on Christmas Day.

El Marie, a single mother of three from Indiana is doing the best she can to raise her children. El Marie adopted Gabriel as an infant and as a single parent. Although two of her children are older and this article is about her youngest, I have no doubt that all three of her children… Continue reading How a stranger, a mother, and a young boy moved the world on Christmas Day.