How My Shadow Work Turned Trauma Into Spiritual Gifts

Trigger warning:

*sexual assault

 

I was called to share with you a pivotal moment in my life that has shaped my spiritual journey and also has created healing in my life, which led to more spiritual gifts than I ever thought possible.

 

When I was 18 and in high school, I was at a house party and was sexually assaulted and raped. Despite this being a horrific event, I didn’t tell anyone. I went through cycles of knowing how terrible it was, and yet wondering why I didn’t do more to stop it. I ended up blaming myself for allowing myself to be subjected to something so terrible. It was out of this shame and embarrassment that kept me from telling anyone close to me. 

 

Once I got to college, I did end up telling a few close people, none of which knew exactly how to respond as they weren’t trained counselors. Again, I knew that event was impactful but I didn’t understand just how it affected me or what to do.

 

About 9 months ago, I was...

Continue Reading...
Close

50% Complete

You're Almost There!

Subscribe to get love letters from me. I keep it real while providing real value, and learn about upcoming offerings and freebies. No worries- I won't share your email and you can unsubscribe at any time!