Category: Domestic Violence

May 19, 2013 / / Domestic Violence

“You need to submit, honey.” “My husband is verbally abusing me,” I choked again through fat, snotty tears. “Honey,” Pastor said as she squeezed my face with her mocha hands and looked hard into my eyes. “I know it’s hard for us women.…

The doorbell rang. I hopped up to answer it with my baby daughter Mina strapped to my chest in a Snugli. The arborist, who had just finished trimming the trees in front of my mother’s house was at the door.  “There’s a guy…