I decided to do this one a little differently. This is an audio clip of Yvonne’s mother sharing the story of her own abuse, which occurred during WWII in Germany. It was the only way she could afford food for her and her mother. You might have to turn up the volume a little bit - and sorry for the background noise… That was Yvonne cleaning up her Christmas decorations :)
I wish Tumblr had a better way to combine a photo with audio..
I’ve been looking at this blog all night, and it’s all so inspiring - but this one, this one rips me apart and I just…
I know women who have been abused, some who have lived their entire lives with it. Older women, women who have helped me become who I am today. And they are strong. Just like this woman.