Bethany K shares her painful and shocking story of sexual abuse as a child. She instructs us about where the shame and responsibility for these acts belong. Please, read on…
*graphic sexual abuse detail trigger warning.
*photograph of me looking in the mirror by me
“Such shameful things should not be spoken of,” she said.
“You don’t need to tell everyone the nitty gritty of what happened to you,” he said.
”No one wants to know the details of the abuse,” they said.
“You are tarnishing the family name,” she said.
“You are making us look bad,” he said.
“You are going to hell for what you have said,” the wife of the man who abused me said.
I DID NOT CHOOSE TO BE ABUSED! THE DETAILS OF THAT ABUSE ARE NOT MY SHAME. THEY LIE ON THE MEN THAT COMMITED THE HEINOUS ACTS AGAINST ME!!!
Abuse was inflicted upon me. It started when I…
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