Toxic Charades: Your head is spinning because it doesn’t make sense. But…he is so full of conviction, you must be wrong…
I Am Not Your Spouse: Not your helpmate, no not for a louse.
Beguiled: That all along it was just you. It simply was not me.
Red Flags: The signs and cycle of abuse are always there, but gradually increase with each carpet-swept disrespect; a test to unlock a new level of dehumanization.
Shushed Education: “[W]e grow up thinking that stopping to put on a condom is a complete buzz kill. “That’s not sexy. Like…no one does that!””
One Plus One: “[T]he men are flying by the seat of their pants […]. When their luck runs out, they drag in their exponential X-factor and ‘bla-scatter’ their wives worlds.”
I’m Not That Guy: “The guy that hits? Thats not me.”
Emotional Labor: “[W]hen it’s consistently one sided, it can get real old, real fast.”
Broth of Life: “Where is our history? The one before colonization? Where has it been hidden or destroyed and why? What would it tell me that I need to know?”
Married Maiden: “It was as though the person I was all my life (and still AM), had died and I didn’t even know. And now she was not to be spoken of.”