Tag: Brene Brown

I was Sexually Assaulted, Part 2

What is the experience of someone who witnesses someone else sexually assaulting their friend? In part 2 of the “I was sexually assaulted” blog, I speak with my friend Sarah, who was in the room with me when I was grabbed. She also participated in the “restorative justice” session with the man who sexually assaulted …

Living Restoratively

People are hard to hate up close. Move in.  The author and researcher, Dr. Brene Brown wrote these words as the title of a chapter in her newest book, Braving the Wilderness, and I wholeheartedly agree with her.   In our current cultural climate, we silo ourselves and each other based on labels we think …