Walking away from domestic abuse
Jun20

Walking away from domestic abuse

Today I’m sharing a guest post with you from a victim of domestic abuse. I’m pleased to say I’ve never suffered from domestic abuse myself, but domestic abuse will effect one in four women and one in six men in their lifetimes. Every week two women in the UK are murdered as a result of domestic abuse. This story is a long one and times it is a tough read, but, ultimately, it is an inspiring story of a very brave and...

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Too young to die
Apr08

Too young to die

Recently I wrote about how my daughter was halfway to 16 and how it seemed she was growing up very fast. But however grown up 16 seems, 16 is still a child. And there are some things no child, no woman, no person should have to go through. We picked up a copy of the local paper the other day, something we rarely do. The headline said: Attempted murder: Girl, 16, fighting for her life. ‘Oh yeah, I heard some kids talking about...

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