The Weapon of Choice– Where Wounds Are Not Seen

Too many do not realize the damage that is done by hurtful words and actions, believing that the only “real” abuses are physical or sexual. But these verbal and emotional abuses cause wounds deep to our spirits and souls and set up many for failure, especially during this day and time with cyber-bullying with the various social media. The wounds inflicted are not visible to the naked eye… but God sees all the wounds and every cause. Nothing is hidden from God.

The weapon of choice…
where wounds are not seen.
With words and actions…
that are hurtful and mean.
Like calling someone “fat”…
  with laughter causing shame…
causing more emotional eating…
and extra weight that is gained. Continue reading

VERBAL ABUSE: The “WEAPON OF CHOICE”

During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, I will continue to reiterate the significance of verbal abuse. Too many people still do not realize the destructive force of words. They feel that if there are no bruises, then it was not abuse. Oh… they are so wrong!!

As I watched this video below…
tears filled my eye.
Feeling the pain of this abuse…
again just made me cry.
For these children chose…
the words of abuses felt…
and for this primary reason…
my heart just started to melt. Continue reading