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    Tips for writing and publishing ebook

    Has anyone wrote and published an ebook about their abuse and the effects the trauma had plus how one worked through their trauma , such as therapy, self help groups, etc? Should I write about my entire life from when I was born up til now, or just dive right into the topic of CSA and include statistics and write about my life before and after the trauma? I will say this- my trauma was severely devastating to me personally, and my story will open people’s eyes as to how much it affected me and many who read my story will react with OMG and some will be angry and motivated to start demanding big changes to the laws regarding those SOL’s which put time limits on how long victim/survivors have to come forward and prosecute their abuser, people will push to eliminate these as well as demand increased punishments for offenders, no more light sentences or slaps on the wrist. My story will also show that the effects of child sexual abuse are truly unlimited, there is no limit to the pain and devastation it can have on a victim/survivor’s life. I also will publish under a pen name if possible so I have a little anonymity while getting my story out there. My main priority is to motivate others to pressure congress to do more about this issue and save other kids out there from suffering this devastating and life altering trauma. Tips for getting my story into an ebook like how many pages it should be and how I should talk about my life before and after the trauma, how much detail I should include, will be very helpful and greatly appreciated.
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    The perfect crime

    While unlike in the poem, his hand did have me slain, I wanted to share it. I resonate a lot with it. I also feel like often times, people forget the power words have. Words can become bullets that will rip the soul apart and throw the mind into chaos.
    We have difficulty explaining the damage caused to those that have never been hit, because this damage is invisibe.
    You will never see it, but I will always feel it.
    No evidence left behind, while I carry the consequences for the rest of my life.
    I was innocent, yet I am the one suffering.

    #CPTSD #ChildhoodTraumaSurvivors #ChildhoodEmotionalAbuse #ChildhoodSexualAbuse

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    Heart in chains

    I’m sure you can relate to my drawing. My heart is chained up in 4 ways without a lock. It’s in a box so secure it will be hard for anyone to open. #MajorDepressiveDisorder #ChildhoodSexualAbuse #PTSD #GeneralizedAnxietyDisorde

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    Severe thunderstorm

    I love severe thunderstorms I find them fascinating. I can relate to tornados and it’s rage. Tornados are my anxiety & negative intrusive thoughts plus my #MajorDepressiveDisorder #PTSD #GeneralizedAnxietyDisorde #ChildhoodSexualAbuse #EmotionalAbuse

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    NO means NO

    Boundaries should be set in all relationships and situations. If you don’t feel comfortable with something or a situation set a boundary. No means No it doesn’t mean maybe, I don’t know, not sure it sure doesn’t mean yes. Boundaries are essential for mental health and personal space. I REFUSE to be a doormat in any situation or relationships. My mom was a doormat while married to my dad #PTSD #MajorDepressiveDisorder #GeneralizedAnxietyDisorde #ChildhoodSexualAbuse

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    Exercise and mental health

    I went on my walk I felt so energetic and my mind is clear. I listened to Dateline podcast. I got my Starbucks drink. I just showered got into my pajamas #Selfcare #MajorDepressiveDisorder #PTSD #GeneralizedAnxietyDisorder #ChildhoodSexualAbuse

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    Emotional numbness

    Yesterday I took a break for my speed walking due to flooding streets. I felt overwhelming fatigue and emotional numbness. I couldn’t feel anything. My mood was so flat my son made me laugh but it was only a chuckle. Otherwise nothing complete zero. I read that #MajorDepression #GeneralizedAnxietyDisorde #PTSD can cause emotional numbness. I’m sure #ChildhoodSexualAbuse didn’t help.

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    Staring at the light

    I love lighting my candles I find myself staring at the wick finding peace as I watch it flicker. The aroma is refreshing. #MajorDepressiveDisorder #PTSD #GeneralizedAnxietyDisorde #ChildhoodSexualAbuse

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    Good morning friends #queenmaddierose says hi

    Maddie knows when I’m upset she starts licking my face or tries get me to pet her. She lays really close to me. They say petting animals is a good stress reliever. #MajorDepressiveDisorder #GeneralizedAnxietyDisorde #PTSD #ChildhoodSexualAbuse

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