• 5 Ways To Teach Children About Sexual Abuse

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    I don't remember his name, and I can't picture his face. I don't even know how old he was, only that he towered over me. I can picture his lanky body and his curved, snakelike fingers.
    My mom would take me and my sister to meetings. It was the '80s, she was a newly single mom, and she was trying to find herself, so there were a lot of meetings. I don't remember if this was Weight Watchers, a book club, or some kind of spiritual awakening/self-help type thing.
    The grown-ups did their thing in the living room while the kids watched TV in the adjoining den - lots of kids playing, wrestling...
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