“You’re fat/ugly/stupid, you’re bi-polar, you’re an unfit mother, etc. – they all say the same things.” Your ex is incapable of managing his or her emotions, so lashing out, blame and feeling like a victim are all dependable reactions to anything they don’t like.Read More
What if I told you that two separate studies, one done in the US and one in Norway, found that educated, well-paid women with good careers are more likely to suffer certain kinds of domestic abuse than those who are less educated or stay at home?Read More
The thought of opening your ex’s email makes you nauseous. Your heart sinks at every text message “ding.” You flinch a little every time your phone rings.
Sound familiar?Read More
We know how isolating the experience of digital harassment can feel. EPIC JOURNEYS is our effort to help you feel less alone. These are interviews with real people who’ve lived with this problem or are living with it right now.Read More
It’s embarrassing. It’s horrifying. It takes up untold mental real estate.
I’m talking about being cyber-harassed by someone you used to love. Relentlessly. You ended a relationship only to have it be the beginning of another kind of relationship. One conducted entirely via text, voice call, email or social media. Usually, you’re tormented by some combination of the bunch.Read More