Kathy Parker

Writer. Poet. Survivor. Warrior. Word Alchemist. Kathy Parker is a lover of beautiful words and wide open spaces; a wild heart, passionate soul and gentle spirit. She is a survivor of abuse, a sufferer of Complex-PTSD. Her greatest desire is to see all women empowered with the truth of their glorious worth. She is a contributor for The Mighty, Thought Catalog, Truth Code, Lessons Learned In Life and The Minds Journal and also has writing published at Huffington Post Australia and Elephant Journal. The Unravelled Heart, a profoundly true reflection on trauma, abuse, love, loss and healing, now available worldwide on Amazon he Unravelled Heart

What It Means To Love The Girl With The Guarded Heart

There is nothing simple about loving the girl with the guarded heart.

How We Are Changed In The Aftermath Of Trauma

My life now exists behind a glass pane. I see the world around me, but it is muted, dulled.

The Keeper Of Secrets

As an abused child, I learned to keep secrets