Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

The Lost Child — The Invisible One

A small piece of my life story about living under the thumb of an abusive mother

Photo by Jonathan Borba on Unsplash

“Leave me alone and just go outside,” my mother yells with a bitter, angry look on her face, her finger pointing to the door, “I don’t want you in here pestering me.”

I can’t tell you what age I was or what I was doing at the time. What I can…




We don't talk enough about mental health.

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Doreen Barker

Doreen Barker

Creator of Stories of Food Production, Farm Girl, Writer of Life and Mental Health, Abuse Warrior and Mentor

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