Domestic Violence

My DV Story Chapter 2

Read Chapter 1 here. One day, 7 months into our relationship, Mike* was yelling at me for something, the usual unnecessary nonsense, and at that point I decided that this was bullshit and I wasn’t going to put up with him anymore. I stood up for myself and yelled back at him. He wasn't expecting… Continue reading My DV Story Chapter 2

Domestic Violence

My DV Story Chapter 1

I was working at an Irish Pub when I met Mike*. Until I’d met him, my mind had been made up and I was going back to Canada. I had money saved for a ticket, and I was just waiting for my semester at university to be finished before I left. And then Mike came… Continue reading My DV Story Chapter 1