Putting the question out there on instagram, “How many of you were abused as a child?” gave me courage to talk about this. I could not believe the stories and the number of people who were taken advantage of sexually by some adult.
The difficult part isn’t about sharing the story, it is more about the tag of ‘sexual abuse’; it makes you feel vulnerable…makes you a victim. But that is what this blog is about. Letting out the #unsaid
Sharing this and talking about this, I know empowers victims and brings to light demons that eats them up; where it cant hurt them any longer.
Child abuse is real…male sexual abuse is real…let’s share this article. Let’s talk about it because that is a BIG way to end this awful cycle and take away it’s power.