STORY CORNER: DIARY OF AN ABUSED LOVER (CHAPTER 32)

Unhappy woman in an abusive relationship

31st March 2017 I only have 2 more weeks left with Nikki. I do feel sad about it – she was great to talk to about my problems. I told her what happened to me yesterday on the train. She thinks that he is perhaps trying to remind me of how we first met. She […]

STORY CORNER: DIARY OF AN ABUSED LOVER (CHAPTER 31)

Unhappy woman in an abusive relationship

4th March 2017 The British Museum is absolutely HUGE!! I really loved it – I think it’s my second favourite museum after Le Louvre. We did arrive later than I had initially hoped, around 1:30pm. Yep, that was my fault. I took longer than usual getting ready. I’m trying to look after my appearance again […]

STORY CORNER: DIARY OF AN ABUSED LOVER (CHAPTER 30)

Unhappy woman in an abusive relationship

13th February 2017 It’s absolutely great to be back at work!! ? Getting back into a familiar routine can really be a pleasant and welcome distraction. I got up super early and left home at 7:30am to make sure I wouldn’t bump into Marcus. I knew it would be highly unlikely I would see him […]

14 QUOTES ON FORGIVENESS

14 quotes on forgiveness

Forgiveness is one of the hardest things to practise, especially if you have been treated appallingly. Your mistreatment can make you feel angry and severely depressed, and understandably, the forgiveness notion can be the furthest thing from your mind. There are some misconceptions about forgiveness. Here’s what it isn’t… It isn’t about assuaging someone else’s […]

PRACTISING SELF-FORGIVENESS

Self forgiveness is necessary and healing.

Do you find it difficult to forgive yourself? I do sometimes. It can be really, really hard. But why is this so, when seems relatively easy to forgive others? I mean, if someone has wronged you, you might after a few days, weeks or months, accept their apology (without forgetting their actions) and attempt to […]