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"Although repeated exposure to narratives of romance in popular culture from an early age may lead young women to expect idealized romance in their heterosexual love relationships, a good number encounter abusive experiences. This article draws on young women's stories of abuse in heterosexual love relationships gathered from interviews with 23 young women aged 16-18 years. These stories are examined using a feminist, poststructuralist form of narrative analysis to explore the…Continue
Added by juiwei yang on October 19, 2014 at 11:57pm — No Comments
Thought provoking reflections on life.
This story begins in Arkansas with the nine-year-old Michael, and his younger brother, abandoned by their father, living with their strict grandmother who regularly beats them. The family attend church regularly, he discovers at a young age, he has a gift for playing the organ and it is the beginning of a lifelong love of music.
Added by Susan Keefe on November 19, 2013 at 10:32am — No Comments
As an author of fiction revolving around the premise of government abuse, the recent fodder supplied by the daily news is astounding. In conjunction with researching for conspiracy theories, there seems to be no end.…Continue
Added by Timothy J. Desmond on November 4, 2013 at 7:40pm — No Comments
Jay D Roberts MD is a board-certified physiatrist, specializing in the treatment of physical disabilities with a focus of adding quality to life. He is currently in private practice in California. He is a member and lecturer at national and international conferences related to his specialty, a contributing author to Current Trends in Physiatry, and author of…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on October 24, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
La Bella Mafia – Review by Martha A. Cheves, Author of Stir, Laugh, Repeat; Think With Your Taste Buds; A Book and A Dish
I was old enough to want to try to figure out how I became the person I was. I felt a need to locate people who had known me when I was little. I was able to find…Continue
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One Woman’s Journey out of hell
It is difficult to believe that so many women still live in extreme violence and are killed in the hands of their partners. We all want to think that this doesn’t happen. But as Aabra shows in Taliban Escape, violence against women is a growing problem.
Taliban Escape is about one woman’s struggle to free herself from the shackles of violence and…Continue
Added by Irene Roth on January 21, 2013 at 3:56pm — No Comments
A mother suffering from mental illness.
A little sweet girl who wants nothing more than her mother’s love.
Family members who turn their backs to the blatant horror that is staring them in the face.Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on September 3, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
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Don’t Cry, Daddy’s Here: One Woman’s Journey to Recovery from Incest is a deeply disturbing memoir. At the same time it is an important book, one that offers a strong message of hope and renewal to victims of this terrible crime.Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on May 7, 2012 at 6:20am — No Comments
Getting Out of Dodge City, Heading for L.A. on the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe is a short novel that reads like a memoir and that will appeal to those interested in black American history and the dynamics of poor black American families from the early 1800s to the 1960s.…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on April 25, 2012 at 4:31am — No Comments
On the surface, twins Taylor and Trevor Forrestier appear as confident and successful operators of a growing architectural design firm. However, things aren’t always what they seem … The Visionary by Pamela Thibodeaux is the story of their journey toward emotional healing after suffering from horrific abuse as children. Along the way, each twin also finds true love, something that neither thought would be possible. But freedom from the past isn’t without its own…Continue
Added by Tracy Krauss on December 27, 2011 at 10:00pm — No Comments
As I looked beyond the fields of trees and dry land, there, over in a gaze was a woman standing there waving! Looking deeper, she resembled a frighten women who looked familiar!
“Is that me,” A whisper came into my mind! There in back of her was a man with a gun! It was Creighton! Her lips started moving, shouting out a warning that her life was at an end!
I screamed franticly to help her! But at the same time she was yelling for help, not for herself! She…Continue
Added by K. L. Rotunno on December 6, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Added by Martha A. Cheves on September 29, 2011 at 6:30pm — No Comments
This is a fictional book based on actual facts; the names and locations are changed. This is a story of child…Continue
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