Reflection: Learning to Love Yourself

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I wrote my first full collection of poetry as a response to the abuse I endured in a past relationship. I knew there were other survivors out there, some of them even victims of my abusers. I felt compelled to do something to put a stop to the on-going abuse. I knew my words had sliced down other abusers in my life and decided to give it a try.