And No One Stopped Them | Part 10

Home Is Where the Terror Is

The violence escalates and my last ally turns on me

Man uses fist to threaten woman
Photo by MART PRODUCTION from Pexels

It was always such a relief to come home after school and find an empty house. It was the only time I felt some measure of safety from my father’s drunken rages or Paul’s beatings, although it was always short-lived.



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Liberty Forrest, Author

Liberty Forrest, Author


Award-Winning Author. Creator of “Witchy” cartoon. Spiritual Arts Mentor. Discover who you are, why you’re here, and how to follow that path.