For the many women (and men) stuck at home with abusers, children to care for, and the current stress of survival overall, domestic violence survivor, Susan E Foster, author of the new book Charming Impossibles: How Ordinary Angels Help Free the Hopelessly Stuck (Clovercroft Publishing) provides tips, advice, strategies, and resources to help them escape the invisible strings of abusers.
They are in our families, places of faith, children’s schools and in the workplace. They are mothers, fathers, pastors, bosses and co-workers. With their charm, they lure hiding behind their friendly, kind façade. They control and manipulate by being impossible to please. Therefore, I call them Charming Impossibles.
It is easy to read statistics without grasping the human suffering behind the numbers. Each number represents a child’s life. Each human life touches hundreds of others. The ramifications of child abuse and neglect are exponential.