Many of us do not recognize or distinguish the signs of emotional domestic violence because society has convinced us that a number of toxic and irrational traits are normal within a relationship.
We often see quotes that indicate that “love hurts” or refer to partners as “ride or die”, which inevitably invites for malicious patterns and core values. These notions also make it extremely difficulty for a victim to move on and away from a toxic individual.
I’m not your regular woman or man, I’m better. I’m extraordinary. I’m different. I’m too amazing to let this world or any other secondary actor play my part or tell me how to play my part. I’m not in control of events, but I’m in control of me and how I react to them.
My movie will be 5-star. You will talk about it. You will learn from it and you will be inspired.
"Respect black people we say, but we don’t respect, love and support ourselves. Instead we divide ourselves into categories; (light skin, dark skin, no skin and I don’t know what else people will come up with). Then of course, we talk ourselves down; “oh you got that good hair” - so there’s bad hair too? If so, let’s arrest it! " -JRO-