October 26, 2018

I recently watched Deadpool 2* again the other night (check it out if you haven’t) and I have to give a shout out to the character Domino. Domino’s super power is to manipulate probability, i.e. things go her way, or in other words, she’s lucky. What I love about this...

June 14, 2018

My father did physically and emotionally hurt my mother, and he did the same to us, his children. Physical and emotional abuse go together, there isn't one without the other.

May 3, 2018

The joys of being an alcoholic's kid just keep coming. Ideally, you move out and leave it all behind. In reality, it trails you like bad credit card debt. Keep in mind, my father was also mean and violent, which adds to the problem. Maybe your parent was just a neglect...

April 19, 2018

I've talked a lot about the negative effects of growing up with an alcoholic, but now I want to share what helps me get through it. There's so much sadness from living with parents who abuse you, and abuse themselves, it just hurts. I purge a lot of grief when I run or...

December 8, 2017

After being subjected to the debacle that was my childhood, I knew it wasn't a normal, healthy or good experience.