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Why I Changed My Name After I Was Raped

I needed to leave my past behind.

Why I Kept in Touch with the Person Who Abused Me
It took me two decades to finally report the man who molested me as …
Confessions of a Spanx Addict: What Happened When...

My empowering journey from daily constriction to total freedom.

I'm a Doomsday Prepper

Inside one woman's obsession with outliving the end of the world.

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9 Things You Should Never Say to a Rape Victim

Seemingly helpful or curious gestures can actually trigger more trauma.