Finding Peace

Finding Peace after a life of sexual, mental, and physical abuse reflects on all the abusive events that author Tena Williams experienced throughout her childhood in Jamaica beginning at age 4 where she experienced her first sexual experience by her 16 year old brother who penetrated her. The abuse continued through adulthood by numerous individuals from Jamaica to living in the United States. The Author expressed all the risky behaviors she engaged in during her childhood and teen years, as well as how the abusers impacted her growth and self-esteem. The author gave steps on the healing process that helped her to heal from her scars and to overcome the horrors she faced throughout her life.