|Welcome to After Silence, a message board and chat room designed to help survivors communicate in the recovery of rape, sexual abuse, sexual assault, and all types of sexual violence.
After Silence has over 30 different forums, ranging from topics created to discuss specific areas of healing and recovery from rape and sexual violence, as well as forums open to general discussions and lighter topics. Because we value the privacy of our members, most of our forums are private, which means that ONLY REGISTERED members have access to them. Please register for a free account to gain full access to the After Silence Online Support Group.
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Posted 23 March 2004 - 04:44 PM
i told my mum 3 years ago about the things her stepfather used to do to me, she was, of course, upset but did nothing and asked me to do the same. i undertand that she is torn because she wants to protect her own mum from pain but now i have no one to talk to and i feel very let down.
Posted 23 March 2004 - 06:07 PM
Posted 23 March 2004 - 06:10 PM
if you need anything, let me know. i'm sure everyone else here will listen as well.
take care of yourself!!
Posted 24 March 2004 - 03:00 AM
Posted 24 March 2004 - 11:13 AM
Take gentle care.
Posted 24 March 2004 - 11:57 PM
Posted 25 March 2004 - 03:43 PM
i am so glad i found this place i am already feeling less alone.
this is the first time i have felt able to talk about my experiences without having to worry about being judged or treated like some sort of freak.
thank you again
Posted 25 March 2004 - 08:04 PM
Welcome to After Silence, hon. I am sorry that you have reason to be here, and that you've suffered through all you have. I think you will get some good support here...everyone is wonderful.