Category: Rape

How I Got My Life Back After Rape

How I Got My Life Back After Rape
By Dr. Dawj As a 20-year-old single mom who was beautiful, working, and living in my own apartment, I felt as if I had it all together. Until someone that I trusted raped me. Back then, I was no Miss America ladies, but I had a shape that would stop traffic, the face and smile... Read more »

Bill Cosby: Public Lynching or Just Desserts?

Bill Cosby: Public Lynching or Just Desserts?
By A Comeaux If you’re irritated by the 35 women who’ve ‘just now’ come forth with their allegations against Bill Cosby, this post won’t support you. If you think American media is doing a just service by publicly prosecuting him and stripping him of his life’s work of accolades, this post won’t support you, either.... Read more »

Sad Mommy vs. Daughter Wars

Sad Mommy vs. Daughter Wars
By Zondra Hughes The holiday season is a stressful time for those engaged in the mommy vs. daughter wars. These “mommy vs. daughter wars” are a phenomenon that I stumbled upon in a recent conversation with one of the Chicks. Generally speaking, all is well until mommy gets a new husband, or a new boyfriend,... Read more »
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Are Rape Victims to Blame?

Are Rape Victims to Blame?
By Dawgelene (Dr. Dawj) Sangster Often when coaching women, I hear, “It’s my fault” or “I could have prevented this from happening.” My response is usually to stop her from self-blame, and encourage her to see her progress in making it beyond that incident, and living a purposeful life. I had a conversation with someone... Read more »