I say NO MORE because I deserve justice for what was done to me. NO MORE questions like, “What were you wearing?”. NO MORE treating the victims like criminals. NO MORE saying, “Well why didn’t he/she fight them off?”. NO MORE living in the Dark Ages. This is 2014 and it’s time EVERYBODY said NO MORE.
No child should have to grow up in an abusive home like I did. Everyone deserves the right to feel safe. We all need to know that someone will stand up for us. We need to know that it matters!
I say no more because #WhyIStayed & #WhyILeft are inexorably part of who I am today. I told my sister a decade ago that when I died(not if -because I knew that he would do it)I wanted Amazing Grace played at my funeral. Now whenever I hear that beautiful & redemptive song my heart breaks a little but sings much [...]
There is no excuse for violence or the violatiion of someone’s dignity & integrity- intellectually or physically. #NOMORE
I say NO MORE because I’ve felt the pain of abuse BUT I’ve also felt REAL love from wonderful human beings. We are on this Earth to spread LOVE! NO MORE violence!!
I say No More because no mother should have to tell their child that they love more than anything that they were conceived from a rape like I had to. I say No More because you shouldn’t have to live in fear of what others will do to you.
I say NO MORE because I deserve to be happy. My son son deserves a happy mom and a healthy life. WE said NO MORE!