Excellent post, MJ!
i know forgiveness is a difficult concept - even a trigger - for many survivors. for me it was essential - and as you say, a freeing experience. i don't think i could have progressed at all without it. and it is ongoing...
Thank you for writing and sharing this.
PS *** IT HAS ALSO BEEN ONE OF THE HARDEST AND MOST PAINFUL THINGS I HAVE EVER DONE!!!***
Edited by traveler (10/10/12 10:07 PM)
Edit Reason: PS
"Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself... And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second's encounter with God and with eternity." - Paulo Coelho