## My experience of MeToo and Why I Didn’t Report

Trigger warning: sexual assault and gaslighting This is a difficult post for me to write. It is violent and emotional, but at the same time, I have told this story many times before. I am not afraid to tell it again. I have never been afraid to tell it. Why again? Why now? Because I see you, people who are…

## This is not an invitation for sexual activity | Featured Post

A naked woman dancing in the street is not an invitation for sexual activity.  While societal norms might frown on such activity, it is not an open invitation for men to “have their way” with her. Whether such things happen is exclusively up to her. But that is not the way much of America sees it. She was asking…

## THE “W” WORD

In this journey called life I would have never thought that I would experience such a tragedy so early on in life.  One that changed everything for not only me and my family but for an organization- a Family so dear to our hearts, our church. This one incident shook people in nations but it also shook and still shakes…

## Jay-lyn Doerksen

Jay-lyn writes because she loves to put words together and create poems that evoke feelings in those who read them. Being able to make someone feel or think about a situation differently is her aim. Jay-lyn is also a mother to a wonderful 10-year-old son who is her biggest fan. Writing daily is a must as there are always words…

## PTSD & FEAR GOES HAND N HAND | LIFE IS HARD BUT EASY

I apologize for not posting as of late, it’s been quite crazy for me, I have many things on my plate right now like upcoming wedding plans, an upcoming marriage, learning how to be in a relationship after 12 years of being single, my child’s father and his MOUTH ALL ON ME, all in her face and me trying not…

## How to counts the number of decimal digits in a positive integer in Python

The following snippet counts the number of decimal digits in a positive integer: n = 40265 count = 0 while n != 0: count = count + 1 n = n // 10 print(count) This snippet demonstrates an important pattern of computation called a counter. The variable count is initialized to 0 and then incremented each time the loop body…

## The Life And Struggles Of An Amateur Photographer

It’s happening again.          I’m back at school and things are still the same. The last time I went there was when I graduated and went rushing back and forth to complete the requirements to get into the program that can make me free of tuition fees for university but to work at there as an exchange.…

## Living in Numbville as an incest survivor | Life is Hard

Once you been victimized it is something you will never forget regardless of how much time has passed since the incident, my uncle began molesting me he would make us play hide and go seek so on this particular day I made the mistake of hiding under one of the beds and when he found me he began pulling my…

## Our Love Story

Our Love Story is a pretty long one so just giving you a heads up but, a story you won’t want to miss.   This is the story from my point of view. So here it goes, I don’t remember exactly how old I was that day, the first day I saw him but I was around 8 or 9.…

## Love or Lust | Featured Post

Love is support not sacrifice, Love is communication not compromise Love is trust not tolerance Love is about energy not ego — jay shetty Lust feels so much like love in fact there is more lust than love out here! Lust is a huge act, it devours and just swallows you all up, its one big show! I remember, dating…