Trapped in a forced marriage to an abusive husband, Jera is your typical Atlantian female citizen treated as second class in a first class society, given a blade by a stranger claiming it will bestow invincibility upon her once bonded as well as the power to destroy Atlantis entirely. Destroying her home would be her very last option but the way women are treated now cannot be called living. Hope.
One of the biggest questions in society, among people who have not been abused is "why don't the women just leave their abusive partner". The author is a woman who has had two abusive husbands and tries to explain the many complex reasons why women won't leave...often until it is too late.
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Angela waits, hiding in the dark of a house, her satchel packed and ready, her bloody clothes discarded on the floor. If Luc doesn't arrive soon, she knows they'll find her.
The Runaway is a short story that will keep you guessing.
This short self help guide was written to empower victims of domestic violence in order to support them to leave abusive relationships.This book will explain how to recognize if you are in an abusive relationship, how to identify the characteristics of an abusive partner, how to overcome verbal abuse and strategies you can use to leave an abusive relationship.
The System Sucks What Victims Of Domestic Violence Want You To Know is about victims of domestic violence and their experiences with social workers. If you want to know how domestic abuse victims feel about social workers read this book.