This year, we have donated the Survivor Fund to two organizations that have made a profound impact on the community and survivors they serve; while inspiring me – and The Soundingboard Project – on a daily basis.
I share this cautiously, knowing that pregnancy is a difficult, deeply personal topic for many. I would like to say upfront, that I honor anyone experiencing infertility, or who has lost a child. You are in my heart and prayers.
For those of you that have seen The Keepers, you know – there are hardly words. Hardly words adequate enough to describe the monster that is Maskell, the strength of the survivors sharing their stories, and above all the systematic cover up by the Catholic Church.
Ahhh, nineteen! Back then, I remember thinking it wasn’t a big deal – an age that didn’t really offer any benefit but another year. At the thought of nineteen now, I can feel the promise – the hope for what might be.