I have found a community of like minded individuals who support each other not only as volunteers but also as people.
Although you cannot actually remember a parent hurting you and trying to kill you when you are only a baby, it can still leave you scarred in life wondering just why they did not want you and what is wrong with you.
I accidentally fixed myself during that time and it quite frankly, saved my life.
Adult me looks back on that struggling 14 year old, the one who kept going even though she sometimes couldn’t see the point, and I wish I could tell her all the things I know now.
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