My Story

06 Apr 2008

A woman emailed me wanting to know more about my story. She wanted to hear it because she felt it
might help her. When I stopped to think
about it, I came to the conclusion that my story might well serve many other
women. So here goes.

I met my husband at a time in my life when I was at a low
ebb emotionally. My family of origin
was always dysfunctional and at that point there was massive conflict going
on. I was in the 16-24 year old age
group, the age when young women are most likely to fall for an abusive

My future husband seemed to offer me a way forward. Although I could see that he was in some
ways a very wounded young man with significant issues of his own, I felt he had
strengths I needed. 

also thought I could heal him with my love. CLICK HERE to carry on reading


Annie Kaszina, international Emotional Abuse Recovery specialist and award-winning author of 3 books designed to help women recognise and heal from toxic relationships so that they can build healthy, lasting relationships with the perfect partner for them, blogs about all aspects of abuse, understanding Narcissists and how to avoid them and building strong self-worth. To receive Annie’s blog direct to your Inbox just leave your details here.

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