|I was abused as a child & am looking for support|
|I was abused as a child & can support others who've suffered|
|I have abused my children & am looking to change|
|I'm not sure if I'm being abusive, but I'm worried I might be|
|I was abused & am worried I'll start abusing in the future|
|I was not abused & am looking to give support|
Quoting My Son's My Life!:" My mother still wont talk with me about what her ex did. I cried my heart out one day to her, and it didn't phase her at all. Its amazes me how detached some people are."
Quoting Vanessa ♥:" Sounds like you pulled it out of my own head and posted it. Give me a little bit to type up my story."
Quoting Mara:" i thought you seemed particularly even-keel... and awesome job woman!"
Quoting ~DP~:" I'm also willing to share my personal experiences with this. I was mainly emotionally abused and believe ... [snip!] ... Now I'm done with that. I've been sober almost 5 months now (alcohol/pills). I've recently kicked marijuana to the curb too. "
Quoting Vanessa ♥:" Exactly. It's not something I go around talking about, especially because my mother blames it on her ... [snip!] ... judge me. BUT, if someone has been through it or is going through it and can genuinely understand, then I'm all for sharing. "
Quoting Super Kame Guru:" My Mother tries to deny it and will immediately change the subject if you bring it up. She'll kind ... [snip!] ... go to the bar then!" I finally got to the point where I just shrugged and told her to go right ahead and smurf her life up."
Quoting **Pregnancy Addiction **:" Yeah its horrible...and for me it was not even some of the things that were said but that I SEEN...and ... [snip!] ... for getting married and having a family..being told I am ignorant and intolerant because I am LDS..it still has not stopped."