Tag Archives: Domestic Violence

My Sons Earliest Memory

His earliest memory from his childhood turns out to be about me and his Dad. He said it feels like it was just a dream, that it didn’t happen. But it did. He was nearly 4 years old. It was … Continue reading

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The First Time His Anger Turned Physical

He did it.¬† I am slumped in the corner of our recently installed kitchen. The new cupboards my backrest. The smell of new wood and freshly painted cream kitchen ¬†walls in my nostrils. I am cradling my head in my … Continue reading

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Finally Got the Courage to Say ‘I’m Not Happy’

A Christmas Past Oh My God I did it, I didn’t believe I would but I did! This day has been coming the past couple of months; ever since the switch went on in my head. That’s what it was … Continue reading

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When The Boy Turned 13

He got a new shirt for Christmas, a white grandfather shirt, and a new pair of jeans and he felt cool when he looked in the bathroom mirror. He felt more grown up, he was 13 now and half way … Continue reading

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