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Therapy Poetry: From the Notebook of a Child Abuse Survivor

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Life is a series of ongoing decisions. For adults like me, a survivor of child abuse, making wise choices can be a problem. I lived the pain of an abusive childhood, with an alcoholic mentally ill father. It took me a long time, a teenage religious conversion, and a lot of therapy as an adult, to find the tools of wise decision making. It is this painful journey, of 'conne ...more
Paperback, 88 pages
Published September 29th 2011 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform (first published September 28th 2011)
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Nov 13, 2013 Janice Ross rated it it was amazing
I love to connect with a book. When I can smile, laugh, get angry, scared or cry with the writer/poet. When I feel the flow of all that's, given poured into the work, and I'm able to see the poet's soul. That's what I've gotten from Clara B. Ray's Therapy Poetry. Ray's poems and prose invite her audience to live the life that she's lived through. From a little child on up, I could more than imagine the abuse and pain that she endured.

Ray's mastery of language is impressive. I am a lover of words
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Clara B. Ray, author, speaker, poet, and freelance writer resides in Oklahoma City. The fifty-nine year old mother of two and grandmother of five, grew up in Ardmore, Oklahoma, as Clara Finley. She became a licensed minister in 1994, and is a State of Oklahoma retiree. She is the author of eight books.

Clara has a background rich in advocacy, self-help, and health & wellness; as a former health
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