48 Years Old in Nashville, TN | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

48 Years Old in Nashville, TN | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence story from Nashville, TN I was first molested by a neighborhood bully at the age of 10. And then from age 14 to 27 I was molested by a family member. In my late 30s I was raped by someone who I was sleeping with. I’m not proud of it but he […]

23 Years Old in Bronx, NY | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence Story from Bronx 23 With a Secret… I begin writing every time a new story inspires me but I can never find the words to tell the world what happened so many years ago. I always ask myself why am I not as strong as these other women? Why can’t I ever […]

15 Years Old in Norwalk, OH | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence Story from Norwalk, OH I was staying at my friends house like I had many times before. She fell asleep on the floor, while I fell asleep on the couch. Her father was sitting at the end of the couch I was sleeping on. I woke up with him touching me on […]

6 Years Old in Australia | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence Story from Australia I was sexually abused by my father for a period of 6 years while I was growing up. Now, as a grown adult, I find that I was not alone in this plight: friends and other family members were also effected. I was shocked to read that one in […]

34 Years Old in Gettysburg, PA | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence Story from Gettysburg, PA From an early age, I was subjected to sexual abuse. I was victimized by a relative when I was a child, yet barely anyone believed me. None of my abusers ever had to serve any time in jail. I got into a marriage ruled by domestic violence. I […]

18 Years Old in Orlando, FL | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence Story from Orlando, FL My stepfather sexually molested me before I knew what those words meant, especially together. He finally stopped after reading what I wrote in my journal. I’ve told few people. I don’t report him because another failed marriage would destroy my mother… Are You A Sexual Violence or Abuse […]

14 Years Old in Koshkonong, MO | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence story from Koshkonong, MO When I was 9 years old, I was sexually abused by a boy 5 years older than me (he was 14). It was on the bus. I told him to stop, and he would not stop. He touched my breasts, and my vaginal and butt area. I was […]

15 Years Old in Oxford, OH | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence story from Oxford, OH I was 14. I had a best friend. I loved her very much. She had 4 sisters and 3 were triplets, all aged 10. 1 sister aged 11 and my best friend was 13. She was a year younger than me. Her family was like my family. I […]

14 Years Old in Plano, TX | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence story from Plano, TX My father drugged my sodas every night and then unclothed me while I was asleep, touched me and took photos of me. Then later on he would trade them online. He would tape me in the shower without me knowing, would be very “overly friendly” with me, gave […]

16 Years Old in Wichita, KS | #WeShatterSilence | Let This Story Be Heard By Clicking Share

We Shatter Silence Story from Wichita, Kansas When I was 12, I was in a relationship. One night he wanted to have oral sex. I was not ready for that. He then left me with a scar and some bruises and took my virginity by rape. Are You A Sexual Violence or Abuse Victim and […]