Category Archives: Sexual Abuse

Turn the light off in your eyes

A female cop was preparing to go undercover as a prostitute and part of her preparation involved an exchange with an actual prostitute. The prostitute looked closely at the cop and said, “Turn the light off in your eyes.” The cop then did her best to look as if her eyes were in some way without life and hope. Continue reading

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Suffering in silence

She finally gained the necessary courage to tell me a story that she had kept to herself until that point. Continue reading

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Moving from anxiety to peace

Anxiety can trouble our minds and distract us from the normal flow of life. Anxiety can be anything from annoying to distracting to debilitating. It can also be caused by and effect physical conditions. Continue reading

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When the past destroys your future

Allowing a painful past to control your present is a sure way to destroy your future. Yet so many choose to do this. Why? Because sometimes the past is so painful that it’s hard to put it behind you and … Continue reading

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NCAA throws the book at Penn State Football

The consequences levied against Penn State University by the NCAA are significant but some predict the worst is yet to come. After the University removed the statue of coach Joe Paterno, the NCAA announced the penalties against PSU. Actions have consequences. … Continue reading

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Live press conference on Penn State issue

Freeh report released on Penn State’s handling of Jerry Sandusky’s child sex abuse: Failures of government and oversight evidenced in decisions from the most powerful people at Penn State University to conceal important information. Reasons could include desires to avoid … Continue reading

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Exposing Sexual Predators and Abusers

“There appears to be no end to the horrible stories of men sexually assaulting young boys. The same week that a guilty verdict was brought against former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky, a Catholic priest in Philadelphia was found … Continue reading

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