Behind The Closed Door

Domestic violence is a preserve of closed doors. Both perpetrator and victim will always strive to keep that door firmly shut. Do you remember that video of a man who slapped his pregnant wife in full view of their neighbours? Feeling all ninja, he decided to drag her back into the house, he closed the door and beat her to […]

He is abusive, do you dare leave him?

You’ve believed every lie he’s told you: That he loves you, that he cares for you and wants nothing more than to make you happy. (And I am reminded of the first verse from Daughtry’s Feels like Tonight – but that is neither here nor there.) You’ve gone ahead and fallen in love with him, head over heels. You’ve had his […]