“I imagine I am stronger than I used to be, more resilient.” Sejal Badani, Trail of Broken Wings
“What he did to you can never be undone. But don’t let it color your life. Don’t let his actions or his way of living
“If there’s one thing I’ve learned in all my time working with children, if I could whittle those years down to a single revelation, it’s
“I lived in a world that at any moment could erupt into fire. It was the sort of knowledge that kept you on your toes.”
“People who’d been through extreme instances of abuse sometimes lost the ability to detect the smaller abuses, the signs that someone wasn’t truly loving or
“No one expected you to amount to much,” she told me. “Lori was the smart one, Maureen the pretty one, and Brian the brave one.
“The past is always the highest peak, and the hardest to scale. But when you finally pull yourself to the top and peer over the