Silence Means NO – Anonymous

A story of small childhood trauma that felt really very big.. and it’s affects on teenage years. When I was a young girl, like kindergarten or something, a young boy showed himself to me.  He asked me to show myself back. I said no. He kept wanting me to look. I had been taught that…

Kim’s Story (2)

New Years Eve. We were bringing in 2016. I had just gotten out of a toxic 2 year relationship. The break up was messy, I was messy, but  that’s another story for another day. I hadn’t really done anything for New Years before this year, mostly because I wasn’t “allowed” to, but also because the…

S’s Reporting Experience

A Tuesday in September, 2020. I was on my way to work. I’d decided the weekend before that I wanted to report my sexual assault. I kept putting it off and for some reason at 7:40 am on my way to work was when I decided it was time I called Vancouver Police to report…

Heidi’s Story

Hi, my name is Heidi. I was a victim of human trafficking at age 14. I came from a wealthy Christian household, being the oldest of 7 kids. I had a great childhood, until around age 13 when I started to be molested by one of my dads employees. The family business was on the…