Victories

A lot has happened since I last posted, both in my personal life and in the news. Most importantly, we have seen the downfall of 2 men who the world previously thought were untouchable: Bill Cosby and now, Harvey Weinstein. Like many others, the image of Harvey Weinstein coming out of the New York police … Continue reading Victories

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

For those of you who haven’t heard, April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). This year, SAAM comes at a unique time in our cultural dialogue, when women across the world are starting to find their voices through the power of #MeToo. Whether it’s rape, unwanted sexual contact, or everything in between, nearly every woman … Continue reading Sexual Assault Awareness Month

“I’m sorry”… So do something

I have written several blog posts about dealing with people's reactions when you choose to confide in them – whether it’s victim blaming, people not believing you, not understanding, or simply not knowing what to say. Like most survivors, I've encountered just about all of these. And as I started telling my story to more … Continue reading “I’m sorry”… So do something