Monthly Archives: May 2017

You will recover and build a new life if you leave an abusive situation

Despite the trepidation, the questions and the fear that you feel, you will survive the abuse, recover and re-experience independence, happiness and peace. Part of our work as humans is to integrate our suffering, as we strive for happiness. We have the capacity, irrespective of apparently insurmountable obstacles, to create

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What happens after leaving an abusive relationship?

Take my hands, my children, And look into the sun, We will create our world, Unwatched and unfettered. The light shines through the trees, As they green in time of spring. I see the summer in your eyes, Clouded by the storms of winter. The winter clouds view the horizon,

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You sometimes lose ‘friends’ when your marriage breaks down

Buying a mobile (cell) phone to maintain contact is also important. This will allow you to communicate with relevant people such as your children’s school, the police, neighbours, friends, or any helpful persons. My advice would be not to make such phone contact until you are far away from the

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