‘I have a confession…’

As you already know, I’m new to blogging.  But, more importantly, it’s new for me ‘not’ to cover up my past and hide it from others.  To just be honest.  That was the point of me writing this blog after all; to write about it without feeling ashamed or worried that people may not believe me and to honestly […]

‘The choice…’

I was six years old and this is my second ever memory, and the last memory I have of  living with my father.  Me, my mother and father were sat around a small kitchen table.   I remember feeling excited because I was the centre of their attention.  Then came the question:  ‘who do you want to live with, me or […]

‘Where am I going with this blog…’

My intention is to give some insight into the challenges faced by children who experience child abuse; child abuse in the form of physical abuse, sexual abuse and emotional neglect.  I also want to give some insight into the challenges faced by children living with a parent who is mentally ill; and finally, to give some insight […]