Month: April 2020

Unhoused Reality

By erica

I’m Jane Doe, a 40-something woman of small stature.  I shared my story with Erica and have given her permission to share it with you.  I want you to understand some things about the reality of being unhoused. I gave my housing up in early March, 2020.  I have a Bachelor’s Degree and had been…

Preventing Trauma, Parenting Happy Babies

By erica

            My husband and I prayed to God for a sign, that despite being 40 years old, I would get pregnant. On a beach in Yachats, Oregon, a small miracle occurred. We found a perfect sand dollar, an unusual occurrence, a sign that we would be parents appearing before each pregnancy.             I got pregnant…