Tag Archive: bloggers speak

Of ‘Kashmir ki Kali’ and ‘Midnight in Paris’ by Mamma mia! Me a mamma

Of the different degrees and shades of CSA that I faced, the part that has left the worst taste in the mouth is that fact that all three of the perpetrators were known… Continue reading

An Open Letter To My Abuser by Childhood Journals

Dear Mr. Abuser, I am writing this letter with uttermost disrespect, anger, agony and pain. I don’t hope bad things for you, but I do hope that your kids won’t take your example… Continue reading

Building faith by Gypsy

It’s been a whole month of stories, awareness and healing. The month of April is when a bunch of ladies get together to look at a social monster in the eye. This monster… Continue reading

Touch by Vasudha Rao

IndiBlogger recently arranged an exclusive Book Preview of “The Bad Touch “by  Payal Shah Karwa ,an IndiBlogger herself.It was at  Cafe Infinito,BKC,Mumbai on 5th April,2014.April is the month for Child Sex Abuse Awareness. The author Payal Shah Karwa… Continue reading

Suryanelli Case – Vasudha

Suryanelli is a village in Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerela.This is the infamous Suryanelli rape case.The victim, a minor , who was sixteen year old then,  was blackmailed into running away  by her… Continue reading

“THE NINE YEAR OLD” – Sithara.

She hides in the cupboard sometimes She hides behind the door sometimes Isnt this child wierd?? She sits in the dark She cries in the dark How wierd can this child be?? She… Continue reading

Safety in Schools – Meeta Sengupta.

Schools are not just places to study – they are places where we learn to work in social groups in a safe environment. A school therefore is a place we can make mistakes,… Continue reading

Some Small Steps – Aparna.

Many brave folks have come up to talk about dealing with CSA when young, the most recent being Kalki Koechlin. I think this incident and the openness that she and others have displayed… Continue reading

Child Sexual Abuse, How Children Tell – Prenita.

As the mother of a 21 year old daughter, one who is doing a course in creative and autobiographical writing, I am very fortunate to read some of the assignments she submits. Her… Continue reading

CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE, IN YOUR HOME

A few weeks ago my husband was sitting on the couch reading a newspaper and I was on the floor with my naked toddler running around. He grabbed at the protrusion between his… Continue reading