In 2009, I escaped an abusive relationship. At the time, I wasn't sure that's what it was called, I just knew I was very unhappy and a little bit scared. Since then, I have healed myself and discovered how and why I stayed as long as I did. With this book, I hope to inspire you to believe in yourself and understand that you do have options, even though it may not seem like it right now.
Rhymes of positive, sensual, romantic heart felt views on love and relationships. As experienced through the life and times of Carlos Bastidas. This book contains complex to simple rhyme schemes and patterns with a slight hip-hop slang influence. Each writing has a rhythm that the punctuations and spelling of words will allow you to experience as if you wrote them yourself.
This book is focused on prevention of child sexual abuse. It elaborates on the possibility of preventing abuse by avoiding a potentially abusive setup. The book discusses the numerous challenges faced in trying to work effectively with the various “systems”. However, it also demonstrates that even an ordinary citizen can do something effective to prevent child sexual abuse.
About to turn 12, Emily is determined never to be sexually molested by her father again. A member of a large family she feels alone and isolated; yet determined to grow up positive and happy. The family’s move to opens the possibility of a new life for her and those she loves, as well as introducing her to those who will become the major players as she decides to turn her world upside down.