The past 24-hours have been tough. "Cry when you need to and don't eat anything you don't mind revisiting later," tough. I want to share my thoughts about how anger gets a bad rap because it's a taboo emotion. We're supposed to fear it and bury it. Well, screw that.
There is a new language of reclamation being born. Those of us who are survivors are claiming our bodies, our minds, and our histories through sharing our experiences. These two pieces speak to my experiences and to the reclamation of power.