Unfortunately, sexual assault isn’t a very rare thing.
The consensus seems to be: women are punished forever for not conforming to society’s ever-changing standards.
So, I am curious: when does one become a “slut”?
I couldn’t believe how healing the entire process was: the writing itself, the discussions prior to publishing, and then the conversations it allowed me to have after it was published. It felt like scrubbing myself clean after years of feeling a mix of blame and shame and disgust and numbness.
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