Tag: Sexual Assault Survivors

If Walls Could Talk

After I’m gone These words I have spoken Will be etched on these walls

The Challenge

It’s not going to be easy Nothing that matters ever is But I’ll make it through Like I always have

Illuminate

I’ve allowed my darkest nights to transform myself Into someone who brings light to others

My Nature

It’s always been in my nature to heal others

Jumper

Would you remember me if I jumped? If I decided to give everything up? I don’t want to be a jumper

Inside My Mind

I’ve accepted I will always feel a little lost inside my mind And live in darkness from time to time

Light

Tonight I am in that dark place again But this time I have no doubt I will make it through And the light once more Will return in the morning

Drinking With My Demons

I used to light a cigarette Close the door And drink Until my demons went away Now I open the door Pour them a drink And tell them They are welcomed to stay

Little Girl

Some days I want to heal Some days I don’t The trauma and abuse I faced while young is a part of me It makes me who I am Who will I be if I move past it? The thought of it terrifies me…

Poison

I drank the poison of my thoughts Almost costing me my life Yet, fate decided that I live So now I face what I once did not Courage shall be the drink I have instead