Broken Until Spoken: re-blogging her wise words on Breaking the Silence of child sexual abuse.
The longer we keep the secret, the deeper the shame, and then of course the longer we keep the secret. It gets harder and harder to tell. It goes on and on till we are paralyzed in our lives, stuck, pretending there is nothing in our lives to hide, and often still protecting the very people who did not protect us.
If you are keeping the silence of your own abuse just tell one person. How would it feel to allow yourself to break free from your abuse?