I went to a virtual Women’s Conference this week and it really helped me to do some self-reflection. I was always the person that was trying to help others, especially in their relationships. I was always telling my friends and family members that they deserved better when it came to who they were in relationships with. I grew up in a household with two parents … Continue reading Easier said than done!
Gaslighting is a term that is not familiar to most people. The definition of “gaslighting” is manipulating someone by psychological means into questioning their own sanity. This is something I experienced first hand during my marriage but during that time there was no technical term for it. One day I was on a site and I saw this term and I began to read the … Continue reading Gaslighting phenomenon
This is a very difficult topic to talk about. A lot of us are self-quarantined due to the coronovirus and we are going crazy from not being able to complete our normal routines. It is hard to even imagine what life must be like for someone who is stuck in their home with someone who physically and mentally abuses them. Their way of escape from … Continue reading Abuse during the coronovirus
I participate in a weekly challenge to create visualizations in Tableau using datasets that are posted on a site called MakeOver Monday. The dataset varies and can be on any subject, including sports and world events. This week the dataset was based on abuse against women in Afganistan. It was amazing to me to see how accepted abuse remains in these countries. It was even … Continue reading Abuse against women in third world countries is still accepted