Healing doesn’t mean the damage never existed. It means the damage no longer controls our lives.
I think I’ll reblog this before I go to bed when I can. This is especially a shout out to the Black women and queer and trans* people, those dealing with mental health stuff and poverty and assholes and abusers and all that
(tw: rape, victim blaming)
Yep, still end up bawling less than 10 seconds in.
Melissa Harris-Perry wins. Watch the whole thing.
[tw: sexual assault, rape]
I posted last week asking people if they knew of some good resources for male victims of sexual assault. Here is the list people came up with:
I’m not here to save you, I’m here to teach you how to save yourself.