Who I am today

    “I’m not feeling sorry for myself, so please don’t pity me, it really just makes the situation worse. What I need is to know that something I say or do or write will help you support someone whose been harmed, as well as prevent or intervene when something happens in your circle today.”Continue reading “Who I am today”

Begin the Human Recovery….

Attention Please!! Re: CSA Survivors The history of Family Offenders, Grievous Permanent Injury & Sex Crimes Against Children, Understanding Family & Trauma Dynamics Public Plea for our Media Journalists & Advocacy Organizations; You hold the answer to everything!!! In your journalistic program you share knowledge with the world, not just in our local area. ItContinue reading “Begin the Human Recovery….”

A human society creating Victims and Offenders……

Often trying to assist victims of trafficking and other dangerous crimes, we find they don’t always see how serious the harm. For them it is something they just always had to tolerate in order to survive, so as a result by the time they are older teens or adults, they might not even feel itContinue reading “A human society creating Victims and Offenders……”

Will we just keep counting the bodies……..

        http://www.clipsyndicate.com/video/play/5717473 Interview courtesy of: WCIAtv, reporter Jessica Kunz This is a fabulous interview and friends I am extremely grateful for the past few months of interviews I’ve been blessed to take part in; this one by Jessica and two others with Investigative Reporter, Eric Steltzer WANDtv.com (links for these two interviewsContinue reading “Will we just keep counting the bodies……..”

What will you gain from reading ‘My Justice’?

           ‘My Justice’ by                        Patricia A. McKnight   Many people have told me how ‘My Justice’ has influenced their lives in a powerful way.  Sadly, I’ve also been told how my ‘victim’ story is way too graphic and is not suitable for public knowledge. ‘You really should tame it back Trish, it’s justContinue reading “What will you gain from reading ‘My Justice’?”

Are you a single parent wounded by your past?

  Help enforce the RIGHT TO BE SAFE for every child, every young vulnerable person, that they should never be threatened, tormented, beaten, or even manipulated into protecting their abuser or the one who abuses their children………https://www.change.org/p/mr-president-please-enforce-the-right-to-be-safe-for-all-persons-especially-our-children-enforce-family-terrorist-act-trecia-s-law Perhaps you may never feel safe enough to speak up and you may never be able to findContinue reading “Are you a single parent wounded by your past?”

Broken Parents creating Broken Children

   Through this writing I hope to touch the heart of just one family, just one broken parent or confused child, to believe in hope. I hope that in some way, through my voice and the hundreds of others, we as a society can provide a resource within every community to help families deal directlyContinue reading “Broken Parents creating Broken Children”

Recovery in the aftermath of hell

                   You can & will recover You hold the tools to change your life beginning right this very moment!!      Patricia ‘Trish’ McKnight Author/Advocate/Key Note Speaker/Radio Host/Survivor Founder/CEO; Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery Butterfly Dreams Talk Radio Always believe anything is possible with you in the active equation~~trish mcknight As a person rebuilding your lifeContinue reading “Recovery in the aftermath of hell”

The Maddening Silence!!

When you come from a battered past, whether it be emotional, physical, sexual or even a neglectful pattern of generational abuse/family or relationship violence; we are trained, as anyone would be, to behave in certain manners. These teachings can reflect in many ways throughout our life.   Patterns & Beliefs Of Victims:     1) We don’tContinue reading “The Maddening Silence!!”

The Maddening Silence!!

When you come from a battered past, whether it be emotional, physical, sexual or even a neglectful pattern of generational abuse/family or relationship violence; we are trained, as anyone would be, to behave in certain manners. These teachings can reflect in many ways throughout our life.   Patterns & Beliefs Of Victims:     1) We don’tContinue reading “The Maddening Silence!!”