Everything Changed When I Became The Caregiver For...

My mother was mentally ill and never received any treatment for her illness. Her hysteria was passed off as early menopause. Her abuse toward her children didn’t just stop at physical. One of her favorite weapons was humiliation and she used it frequently as it kept the three of us from ever reaching out beyond the household. This kept us close and fearful of asking for help or comfort. This did not end in childhood....