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Having No Voice

Posted by tjmom726 , 24 April 2011 · 46 views

As a child I felt I had no voice. I would try to tell someone, Anyone that would listen what I was facing each day and night, but no one came. No one protected me. The teachers I told felt bad for me. The friends I told kept their silence for they didn't know what to make of me. My mother didn't help for she was part of the problem. My aunts and u...


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no voice

Posted by tjmom726 , 10 April 2011 · 39 views

for many years i had no voice. I didn't matter in the world. i am there again. 8 people against me. including my husband. They all want to move to another state. I don't want to go. I don't have a say. If I fight, I lose because i am known as the selfish one. if I don't fight, I lose myself.

I have a life here. I have a beautiful home. I...


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To tell or not to tell?

Posted by tjmom726 , 02 February 2011 · 42 views

I have a new friend. She is not someone that I am supposed to be friends with. But I am friends with her. She has been kind to me. She has opened her heart up a little to me. I have only known her for a few months, but I am hooked. She I didn't know why I felt so bonded with her, but I do now.
For the past few weeks, my head is filled with chatter. I...


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The Day My Father Died

Posted by tjmom726 , 21 January 2011 · 42 views

On January 28, 1991, my father died from suicide. I was the last person to talk to him. During our phone conversation, he begged me to help him get him back together with my mom. Because I was 16 at the time, I felt it was not up to me. I felt he had done wrong by sexually abusing me and my mother and he just could not live in the same house anymore. He s...


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Anything For Love?

Posted by tjmom726 , 16 January 2011 · 39 views

I am wondering tonight how much people who were not wounded like we all were handle all of our memories and emotions. I sometimes express how much I care for people, and they don't have it in them to love me back. I know I am fine with that, it is just hard for me to understand why. I often wonder what else I can do to get that person to love me. I wo...


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Why Do We Bother?

Posted by tjmom726 , 16 January 2011 · 40 views

I was feeling badly yesterday. I was in and out of flashbacks. I was having physical memories along with emotional ones. I was mad, scared, confused, and alone in my head. I reached out to a few people and received some comfort, but not enough. I went to bed exhausted and feeling betrayed. I try to help so many and yet, when I need help, or think I need h...


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random thoughts

Posted by tjmom726 , 11 January 2011 · 58 views

For years I wanted to go unnoticed. I wanted to hide behind the mask of abuse. I wanted to keep the shame hidden deep inside, but now I want to expose it for what it is. I am so tired of feeling like I burden people with the truth. People are so quick to talk about a death in the family or a tragedy. But it is still considered taboo to talk about someone...


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The Good Stuff

Posted by tjmom726 , 06 January 2011 · 24 views

My son today told me that I should get a better job that makes more money. My reply to him was that I did have a good job that paid money, but I quit that job to be with you more. He then told me that I left him with his grandmother all the time. (now, I brought him to his grandmother's from 8:00 am until 3:00 pm and he cried each day when I had to pi...


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An aha moment

Posted by tjmom726 , 04 January 2011 · 43 views

While searching my brain for answers to questions that aren't out there, I came upon a thought. lol. I am so busy trying to figure out my past that I am sometimes forgetting to live in the present. I have been trying to get people to love me and tell me so. I have been putting myself out there hoping that someone will find me worthy enough for their l...


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What is Love?

Posted by tjmom726 , 03 January 2011 · 22 views

Love is committing to one person for the rest of your life before God

Love is letting go of who you were and becoming one with another

Love is a newborn resting on their motherís chest

Love is a father playing catch after a long day at work

Love is searching for the perfect birthday gift

Love is saying no to buying junk food at the store

Itís...






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