What It Really Feels Like to Leave an Abusive Partner

Photo by DANNY G on Unsplash

There were some emotions that I expected when I finally kicked out the man who had been abusive increasingly for over a year. Relief is the main one because I didn’t have to deal with his energy in my house and the constant fear of him coming at me in a rage. One I didn’t expect however was to be crawling in my skin missing him. This feeling lasted the first two weeks after he left and it made me…

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Lynda Claire

Lynda Claire

Seeking those moments of magic and trying to capture them with words. Exploring my depths. Living on an island at the bottom of the world.