Posts Tagged child sexual abuse


Recovery after writing about sexual abuse

So, it’s been almost three weeks since my last post. Truly, it was a tough one. It’s a strange thing to be able to put specific experiences related to my sexual abuse experiences out there. I’m glad I do though. I feel it’s something I need to do for others and myself. I’m noticing that […]

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Dealing with childhood sexual abuse as an adult

** Warning ** Some of this content is graphic. It may have trigger issues for some. Please read this story if you are in a good place emotionally. This has got to be one of the hardest things ever. Truly, I’ve been trying to get this post going for nearly two hours now and keep […]

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First times

**content may be disturbing. It’s graphic. Don’t read unless you’re in a strong place emotionally** When my dad first starting molesting me at 10 years old, he explained to me that he was going to show me what boys wanted so that I wouldn’t be curious about boys. He said that way I wouldn’t get […]

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Getting connected

Wow! Things have been just moving and shaking this week. The connections and energy coming and going has been nothing short of fun. I find myself a little tired today even though I’ve slept well. As a great friend has described things lately, we’re all together in this quantum soup. I couldn’t agree more Jennifer […]

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Snapshots into the Big Picture

**content may be disturbing. It’s graphic. Don’t read unless you’re in a strong place emotionally** As I sit to write, I try to figure out what specific thing I want to focus on. My brain answers with about 10 things all at once. They all hit my thought train like a picture flip book. Thanks […]

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Flashbacks and Memories

**content may be disturbing. It’s graphic. Don’t read unless you’re in a strong place emotionally** I’ve been having moments within my recent days where specific instances of sexual abuse occurred. They used to happen very infrequently and when they did they made me quite upset for a while after. I simply couldn’t deal with the […]

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Evolution of a Blog

I have been thinking about my blog a lot lately. I really think it is a good thing that I posted my story. I also maintain the position that all things happen for a reason and you find yourself stronger and more resilient because of those experiences. I love who I am now and I […]

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Climbing for Kids

Recently my husband Dave Albano and I were talking about how his quest to climb the 7 summits could also be part of raising awareness for child sexual abuse survivors. He has always been my biggest fan in supporting my healing process and my willingness to share my story. He created Climbing For Kids with […]

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