The wounds you can’t see…..

There are many different truths of being a survivor of trauma that I’ve shared in the past two years. Almost everyday I try to share something positive to empower others like myself, to inspire hope for a new awakening to the truths of the damage inflicted by the acts and the darkest of mankind’s evilContinue reading “The wounds you can’t see…..”

What happens when the Fiscal Cliff hits already overwhelmed services? A time to DO SOMETHING……

As a final last ditch effort, our capital officials are discussing the pending Fiscal Cliff. There is no doubt that we will all see huge cuts across the board and it will hit each of us personally. You may have seen the news this morning about the call to discuss these issues by President Obama.Continue reading “What happens when the Fiscal Cliff hits already overwhelmed services? A time to DO SOMETHING……”

Magical Merry Christmas wishes for all!!!!

A magical Merry Christmas from me to you, I hope you’re not at all feeling blue Stuck in the thoughts of Christmas past Perhaps some memories are searing and bad, When you feel the sadness bearing down, Let me share a few things to lift up your frown This time of year can bring lotsContinue reading “Magical Merry Christmas wishes for all!!!!”

Originally posted on childabusefeedback:
  Buy The Audio Book     Buy The Book   This story was inspired by an opinion piece about Jorelys Rivera, a seven-year-old girl who will not open gifts this Christmas. If you cannot stomach graphic truth, do not read it, you have been warned. It was December 25, 1968.…

Three Coping Skills Everyone Can Use–becoming your own thriver!!!

We all have something that has happened to darken our world, even those who are just regular folks and have never experienced any form of abuse or violence, still have something that has invaded their life with a cloud of bad memories. It’s really hard to focus on our present life when we have allContinue reading “Three Coping Skills Everyone Can Use–becoming your own thriver!!!”

What to expect on Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery Radio!!

Announcing our broadcast shows & how you can get involved or support our programming!!! Friends, Followers, Tweeters, Bookies & All…… It is very exciting to share we are moving forward and will be sharing our first broadcast on blog talk radio with you- Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery Radio Jan 04, 2013 at 8 pm c.s.t.Continue reading “What to expect on Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery Radio!!”

Missing and Throw Away Children vs. Abuse Factors and Risks

                      Pulbished Article in MPN.com back in Feb 2012…….. Feb. 13, 2012 – original writing Missing Children and Abuse Written By: Patricia A. McKnight Author: “My Justice” Recently I was approached about writing an article on the relationship of abuse and our missing children. When I first began to look into the many differentContinue reading “Missing and Throw Away Children vs. Abuse Factors and Risks”

Here’s to providing a positive influence on our tomorrow!!!

So what is this healing thing? Can we accept who we are now? What about accepting what we have either done to others or how we have impacted the lives of those who love us? I’m thinking about where I am now, who I am now; mainly because of building the Butterfly Dreams Abuse RecoveryContinue reading “Here’s to providing a positive influence on our tomorrow!!!”

Building Butterfly Dreams …….

What a beautiful journey this has been!!!                               Friends, I am very excited about the upcoming year with all I’ve been trying to put together. The dreams of truly being able to provide some healing, coping, understanding, and other organization/advocate strategies is finally coming to reality!!! This is a huge step forward as I’m oneContinue reading “Building Butterfly Dreams …….”

Exciting News – Welcome to Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery!!!

Friends, Advocates, Organizations, Foundations, Survivors  All are Welcome!!! Today I’d like to make the official announcement of my next step in this journey. Founder; Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery You are invited to visit the new website and check out the information. You will find the ‘Welcome’ page to enlighten on what is happening here. ThereContinue reading “Exciting News – Welcome to Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery!!!”