Speaking Your Truth

short but valid

as a little girl i was fine i was happy but them when i was 8/9 my mum got a new bf and he was abusive im not saying much but we got out and then when i was 11 i tried to kms and ive...

Stop Coping, start feeling.

Trigger warning: Before reading this post, please be aware that it contains references to childhood sexual assault. What happens when you try to cope and not feel? You break down and...

unspoken love

The unspoken love I’d like to think I experienced the feeling of love even with the bad traits behind it there was still a precious little heart happy. The tears, the arguments, the...

Untitled

As I read through my morning-of-procedure directions I realized I wouldn’t be able to take the double dose of ibuprofen 2 hours before and then 30 minutes before the procedure as...

The war in my mind or my reality?

I share my short story of endurance with triggers of my past military wounds to help heal myself and others. To inspire you to believe in yourself and your dream! You have worth! The war in...

i am me

I struggle to accept myself. People say I am proud to be gay, its true sometimes I am proud sometimes I am not, most of the times I pretend I don’t mind it, but I do. Normally when I walk...

You’re not alone!

As I’m sitting here wanting to spill all my life secrets to the world with the hope of coming clean and rebuilding my whole life, I couldn’t even bring myself to share with my beloved...

I Hear You!

Trigger warning: Before reading this post, please be aware that it contains descriptions of adolescent sexual molestation and assault. I’m amazing because I know that my voice matters...

Youth voices

Hey, I’m Shadowstar. An hour ago, I realised I needed to share my story. Here it is. So I’m a youth, I believe that we should have rights. We have barely any and I believe that has to...