“When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.”
— Audre Lorde
This Week’s Post
The Importance of Belonging
When the expectation for a communal sense of belonging is threatened by traumas like sexual abuse, the consequences may be similar to when a caregiver fails to respond to an infant’s innate need for protection and nurturing.