June 5, 2017 shanterichardson

My Travel Way to Healing I’ve always found traveling to be a spirited and yet lucrative way of dealing with pain. When I was just a young girl my mother being an alcoholic/drug addict kept my sister and I on the move. We walked the streets of San Diego, Ca for hours, during the day…

June 5, 2017 shanterichardson

A movement created to empower those suffering from the challenges of freedom. This movement was created to inspire those suffering and empower the survivor to continue the fight for awareness to bring the acts of violence to an end. Let’s learn to heal internally before we apply physical damage to others. Let us be a…

June 5, 2017 shanterichardson

“If I Can’t Have You, No One Will” Domestic Violence (DV), is the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior as part of a systematic pattern of power and control perpetrated by one intimate partner against another. It includes physical violence, sexual violence, psychological violence, and emotional abuse. Domestic violence is…

June 5, 2017 shanterichardson

Speak! Domestic Violence (DV) is an issue that should not be kept in the dark, regardless if you are a victim, or know a victim, Speak! You have to find that inner voice within. The voice that is begging and urging you to take action against your abuser. The voice that is telling you that what…

May 29, 2017 shanterichardson

This is truly a conversation I had with my husband, PTSD is real. (Graphic Words) Petty Officer: Babe do you hear that? Spouse: No babe, is everything ok? Petty Officer: Fuck it, just go back to sleep. Spouse: Babe, tell me what’s wrong. So I can help you. Petty Officer: Nothing you wouldn’t understand. Spouse:…

May 29, 2017 shanterichardson

If I had to describe my life to a blind man could he tell me who I was? Let’s try. Hello Mr. I don’t know you but I need someone to talk to. Someone that will not judge me for what they see but listen to what they hear and feel through my testimony. I have tried…

May 23, 2017 shanterichardson

Why wait? I wouldn’t, the book is finally ready to go. It has been months and my eyes are completely exhausted. Now, It’s time that I pass that blurry eye on to my readers. You won’t be disappointed. This book Dysfunctional Blessing is an open pathway into my mind and my heart. I sure hope…

May 22, 2017 shanterichardson

This is going to be fun. Leave me your email address so I can add you to my email list. Just for doing so, I will send you a fun, entertaining and informative blog post directly to your inbox. Now It might just be fun depending on my creative hand. You will have to just…

May 22, 2017 shanterichardson

Getting away was the hardest part for me. I stuck around in this abusive relationship for a few years and it tore me up from the inside. When I would wake up I would endure the smell of pain. This smell was described as “Hell” for me. Looking out the window and only seeing sadness….

May 22, 2017 shanterichardson

Dear stars: I see you in the sky and you twinkle so brightly. I wish, I could sit next to you because everyone looks up when they pray for something better or for something to change in their lives. Mommy Prays to God and she always ask God for a change. She says that God…