The experience has certainly made me a kinder and more considerate and understanding person, but the suffering and grief and loss are something that I deal with just about every single day.
Nathan Albright contacted me after reading the book Gary Roe and I wrote, Not Quite Healed, which he read as a reviewer for Author Blog Tours. He is also a survivor. In our email exchange, he wrote the statement printed below. I thought it was worth sharing with you. He refers to his own abuse: