Surrogacy is not a crime, but this is different. Cheap wombs. Enslaved wombs!
Child abuse has a domino effect that spreads to all who touch the family. It takes its greatest toll on the child and spreads into the immediate family to the spouse who is often torn between the child and their mate
my heart aches for the sisters more than anything it aches for women helping women like flowers ache for spring
I am not sure this is a world I belong in anymore. I'm not sure I want to wake up.
I want Martin to think of the man who raised him when he sees it. To question the real meaning of what a father is. Not someone who donated a sperm to your being, but someone who was there for you as you grew up, who loved and protected you.
I did not beg him to stay because I was begging God that he would not leave
God had spoken. He had spoken in the Motilone culture. He had not even had to use me.
Life is growth. If you do not take up the chance you will regret it all your days
the unfortunate thing about healing is this: it convinces you that the pain is better than a scab.