Surviving Assault

CoCo’s Story

As of today, I decided that I’m tired of keeping quiet about my hardships. I’ve became single recently, but in the most fucked up way. I was genuinely happy with our relationship...

Now, I Look over my Shoulder

The main point is that we should always be careful where we are, just because as a female, we are more of a target to gender-based violence… I think that people should know that even...

Always Hope

Trigger warning: Before watching this video, please be aware that it contains references to rape and torture. I want [young women] to understand that whatever happens in life, to...

J.

My story is about an awful boy named J. he was abusive towards me. I was very easily lead. one day in the back of the van, he started to touch me and try and take of my school uniform. I...

My abduction and rape story

Trigger warning: Before reading this post, please be aware that it includes descriptions of rape and other forms of violence. Hi, im a 17 year old girl and this is my story. When I was...

Somehow, I survived

Trigger warning: Before reading this story, please be aware that it includes a description of childhood rape and assault. For years, it felt easier to just rewrite the story. Hmm, ok it...

GIRL, TAKEN

Trigger warning: Before reading this post, please be aware that it contains descriptions of kidnapping, captivity, and the violence of war. The world is full of victims. In the fall of...

Don’t let your past define your future

My story starts as a young girl at the age of seven coming from a dysfunctional family that fell apart from the beginning. A mother who was mentally unstable with five children and a father...

Wife beating

I ran away from an extremely abusive marriage despite everyone including my own parents advising me to endure the pain and be silent about it because according to our culture women should...