Let’s Talk About How Important Sex Workers Are To Victims of Sexual, Domestic, and Societal Violence

For centuries in the past, women who were known to be sex workers spent their entire lives looking for a sponsor. Almost always, but not entirely always, a man, who would provide for them by paying their rent, buying their clothes, their food and their wine in exchange for conversation, time, and more often than … More Let’s Talk About How Important Sex Workers Are To Victims of Sexual, Domestic, and Societal Violence

Give Yourself Grace

The longer that I deal with these mental health issues, the more that I am starting to categorize the symptoms that I am dealing with. Working on the new book means that I am trying to balance my writing time with the stress that I am under, which means that I have absolutely got to … More Give Yourself Grace

“Kindest Most Gentle Of…” Usually Means “Well Respected In Life, Better Understood in Death.”

A man died recently. To the world he was a good man, to the world he was a gentle man. He was well respected and I enjoyed many a good conversation with him. Turns out however, that the thing that I wasn’t saying, is that he was a prolific child abuser. Recently I wrote a … More “Kindest Most Gentle Of…” Usually Means “Well Respected In Life, Better Understood in Death.”

Story Sharing: #BeAGuest #FindAGuest: Podcasting 101

Okay so I have some experience in this arena, AND I want to talk about ANYTHING other than trauma, so I thought I would revisit one of my favorite topics which just happens to be story sharing. I was super nervous when I started Comfortably, Uncomfortable, Conversations, but I only really started it because the … More Story Sharing: #BeAGuest #FindAGuest: Podcasting 101