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Hi there,

I’m a newbie to the site and I figured I’d introduce myself. My trauma was years ago but I’m still struggling with some after effects of it all. I figured I would join to find people like me who can help me feel like I’m not alone in all this.

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Hello there @Teeny and welcome to After Silence! I am Wanna :flowers:

I am so happy you decided to give this platform a try, I believe it suits your described needs well. This platform keeps various kinds of survivors, forming a wonderful support system. Whatever happened and whatever the timeline, we are here for you. :notalone:

My sincere sympathies about your trauma. You are being very brave for reaching out. Getting to know a community and opening up is not always easy, so make sure to take all the time you need. Feel free to browse this website a bit here, and if you would need anything at all, please contact us staff. We are here for you, if you'd need some company or would have any questions.

You'll probably find that we talk about anything here, from trauma and coping to just plain every day stuff. I am wishing you the best of luck upon your healing journey! After Silence is there both for both ups and downs. 

All best

- Wanna ☀️

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Welcome @Teeny to After Silence.  I’m sorry for what brought you here but I’m happy you are here reaching out for support.  Good job taking this step in your healing process.  You are not alone and what happened to you wasn’t your fault.  Take your time exploring and post when you are ready.  If you have any questions feel free to message me. 

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Welcome to AS, @Teeny. ❤️ I'm glad you found your way here. I'm so sorry for what you've experienced, though. You didn't deserve it. I'm sorry you're still struggling, but you're on the path to healing, which is great. It takes time. We're all here for you. Sending you support!


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Welcome, @Teeny! I’m so sorry to hear about what brought you here and that you’re struggling. You’re in good company here. Feel free to look around and take your time. Please share what you’re comfortable telling us and know that you’re not alone in this. It’s okay to struggle. Please reach out if you need or want help with anything. Everyone’s here to help.

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Hi Teeny,

Welcome to AfterSilence. I am so sorry for the trauma you have experienced and the struggles you still face. What happened to you was unfair and undeserved. Do know you found a very supportive site with many understanding and kind members. You are not alone.

Feel free to look around and jump in where and when it is comfortable for you. There is never any pressure, only kindness and understanding. I am glad you decided to reach out and wish you many forward steps as you move down this path we call healing. 



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Hi, @Teeny - 

Welcome to After Silence! I'm sorry for what brought you here, but I hope that by being here, you can find healing and connect with other survivors that do truly understand what it is to carry this monster of abuse. You're certainly not alone. 

If you need any help with anything, I'm just a quick message away! 

Wishing you the best,

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Dear teeny


I am sorry for all that you have been through.   You have been so brave in reaching out to us, please know that this is never easy!   We are all here for you and we want to support you.  You're not alone in your healing journey and are always welcome to lean on us for extra support.  You can post as much or as little as you like.  We are here to support you in the way you need.  I have found this community to be very helpful.  Everyone is so understanding and non-judgmental and I am hoping you feel the same way once you've gotten to know us a little.   


All my best,




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