FALLOUT: A Survivor Talks to Incest Offenders (And Others)

Published September 29, 2015 by Nan Mykel

I am really surprised how true it is that so many people avoid the topic of incest.  My library seemed reluctant to help me set up a talk on my new book, and it’s been sold only to a VERY FEW. It’s sad because there are so many unreported incest offenders in our society, and it really does seem like people want to deny more than protect their children.

4 comments on “FALLOUT: A Survivor Talks to Incest Offenders (And Others)

    • I’m not sure what to say except have you dealt with this yourself? It seems one of your abusers was reported. The only way I know to deal with this is to keep it from happening to others through education, and it isn’t happening because people don’t want to think about the subject. I’m also unclear about ages involved, etc. Journaling helped me, and almost half of FALLOUT is my journal with drawings, poems, dreams, etc. I’m also in the process of developing a page on Journalling, also at nanmykel.com. This is the first time I’ve tried to Reply, so I may be messingv up. Thanks for writing. Nan Mykel

      Liked by 1 person

      • One was reported but never arrested or jailed (it was in the early 1980’s – times where different) and then the other I told my family about 7 years later and it was never reported and rather kept in the family. I truly feel like my family protected the abusers instead of the victim, me. I have dealt with most of it. It is one reason I want to share my story – so others know they are not alone.

        Liked by 1 person

  • Please share your own experiences here...

    Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

    WordPress.com Logo

    You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

    Twitter picture

    You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

    Facebook photo

    You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

    Connecting to %s

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Trent's World (the Blog)

    Random Ramblings and Reviews from Trent P. McDonald

    Catxman's Cradle

    Catxman dances, Catxman spins around, leaps ....... // I sing a song, a song of hope, a song of looove -- a song of burning roses. / Synthesizer notes. // (c) 2021-22

    Mapping uncertainty

    When nothing is certain anything is possible

    Ned Hamson's Second Line View of the News

    Second Look Behind the Headlines - News you can use...

    Leadings: Judy Lumb

    Africa 2012 / Britain 2014 / Peru / Standing Rock 2016

    GABBY GRAYWHISKERS

    kitchen talk

    Salted Caramel

    Blogging, Motivation, Lifestyle and much more.

    kindfeelings

    Be kind to yourself and others.

    Walking the Rails

    Basking in the Triumphs and Frustrations of a Disability

    Yolanda och hennes kreativa skrik

    Aspergers syndrom, bipolaritet, fotografi, konst, poesi.

    earthweal

    Poetry of a changing Earth. The grief is real--so is the hope.

    BosssyBabe

    I’m just a girl, standing in front of a bread shop, asking for it to open.

    World.V.You

    Take a few minutes to slow down and think about what's going on in your world...

    Roadtirement

    "Traveling and Retired"

    About the Jez of It

    Poetry, stories and strange odds and ends from the desk of a writer

    Athens Writers Association

    Bringing passionate genius to the foreground in Athens, GA -- 2013-2019

    annieasksyou...

    Seeking Dialogue to Inform, Enlighten, and/or Amuse You and Me

    %d bloggers like this: