In Michelle Stevens' powerful, just-published memoir, Scared Selfless , she shares how she overcame horrendous child sexual abuse and mental illness to lead a satisfying and happy life as a successful psychologist, wife and mother. Here, an excerpt from the book:. Since birth, I had been Michelle Brechbill. Daughter of Judy.
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My 15-year-old son is spending the night with his older girlfriend
His mother is a very conservative, born-again Christian who is not cool with gay folks. She has the book and DVDs of "Bringing Up Boys" in her house — yes, by James Dobson, the man from Focus on the Family who believes that homosexuality is a disorder that can be cured, and whose idea of raising a boy is staunchly encouraging him to do nothing but Manly Man Things. So allow me to preface by saying that dealing with this woman is pretty much the feminist nightmare, for these and a variety of other reasons.
I am the mother of two children. My eldest is 21 and at university. My husband is the father of my son, who has just turned I brought up both of my children to have good self-esteem and independence, but I fear this has now back fired.