She came home and said, “I wrecked your truck today.” Of course, I jumped off the deep end and immediately wanted to go reach for a beer and some drugs to drown out the emotions.
- James's Story
From the very beginning my real dad told me he loved me, but left. He may have loved me, but I don’t know. Then a step dad came in, and said he loved me and my mom, but would also tell me to not tell. It started with fondling...
- Lori 's Story
By the time I was nineteen, I was extremely bitter, angry, volatile … violent. I had become a kleptomaniac I was addicted to stealing everything around me. I was heavily on drugs and had really pushed everybody out of ...
- Tisa's Story
They said; “Son you can never play the game of football again.”
- Inky Johnson's Story
When I was about twelve or thirteen years old I heard my grandfather say, “The only good white man is a dead one.”
- Herb's Story