Story of Survival...
Follow
302 views | +0 today
 
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
onto Story of Survival-Child Abuse
Scoop.it!

Do you care about abused Children?

Do you care about abused Children? | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

Child Abuse is a crime and must be stopped.  Read about the alarming story of Mamie and the facts about some manby others.  Please visit the links here and leave your comments.

Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Mamie Adkins,  an author who cares, writes about abuse in The Write Room.http://www.thewriteroomblog.com/?p=1038 Follow her @childabusestory

 

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, July 25, 2013 1:02 PM

Rosemary Adkins bares the scars of child abuse. A must read!

Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Awakenings: America & Beyond
Scoop.it!

Awakenings: Oh, that Nutter Butter!

Awakenings: Oh, that Nutter Butter! | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

January 24 is...National Peanut Butter Day

 

It has the consistency of butter, spreads like butter, adds flavor like butter, but this butter is the nutter butter since it is made from peanuts.

 

There is no denying people are passionate about their peanut butter: Creamy, Extra Creamy, Crunchy, Extra Crunchy, Sugar-free, Organic, Natural, etc. How do you like your peanut butter...in candy, cookies, cupcakes, a pie, as a sandwich? How about a PB cake? Have a creamy or nutty PB day with your favorite PB sandwich or any way you like it. Try creating a new recipe in celebration of National Peanut Butter Day...


Via Sharla Shults
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Imagine that-A national holiday for peanut butter- but what a fine thing to celebrate!

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, January 23, 6:25 PM

Enjoy a classic PB&J or even a fried PB&J, maybe go for a pie or other sweet PB treat... St. Louis Peanut Butter Banana Cream Pie, Buckeye Blondies, Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes , Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Cupcakes, PB&J cake recipes!

Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

ONLY QUALITY INDIE

ONLY QUALITY INDIE | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

STEPHEN WILSON PRESENTS ONLY QUALITY INDIES**features

ROSEMARY "MAMIE" ADKINS

REFLECTIONS OF MAMIE: A STORY OF SURVIVAL

Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Join in on the first featured authors interview with Stephen Wilson and learn how this author has survived her childhood abuse and found happiness and her own family.

http://onlyqualityindie.blogspot.com/p/blog-page.html#comment-form_3981981758841366942

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from anonymous activist
Scoop.it!

Mom Headed To Prison After Being Convicted In Extreme Child Abuse Case

Mom Headed To Prison After Being Convicted In Extreme Child Abuse Case | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Alyssia Skinner, 23, will spend the next 17 years in prison after being convicted of child abuse. Skinner subjected her 17-month-old daughter, Isabella, to horrendous treatment prior to her arrest. Authorities discovered Skinner’s abuse after coming to check on the health of her daughter. When Citrus County, Fla.

Via Iam Legion
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Look into her eyes. Does she look like she cares? Why do we want to pay her way. Let her starve-be in the cold-lay in her own waste. Justice should be what she gave her child-NONE. Speak out America and stop child abuse. PLEASE.

more...
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from The Billy Pulpit
Scoop.it!

NH couple wanted for child abuse captured at Universal Studios Florida (VIDEO)

NH couple wanted for child abuse captured at Universal Studios Florida (VIDEO) | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

ORLANDO, Fla. — A man and woman wanted for child abuse in New Hampshire were put behind bars in Orlando on Wednesday. 

 

Investigators said the two were found at Universal Orlando, after police searched for several weeks.

 

Roland Dow and Jessica Linscott face felony charges, including child abuse and fleeing charges. They will not make an appearance at the Orange County Courthouse, but will soon be extradited to New Hampshire.

 

Investigators say the couple severely beat a 3-year-old boy -- Linscott's son.

 

The child’s grandmother said the boy’s hands were burned and that he needed brain surgery because of injuries to his head.

 

The couple apparently dropped the boy off at a hospital and fled, according to investigators...

 

(click pic to watch video)


Via Billy Corben
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Child abuse must stop! They deserve NO mercy for crimes of the helpless.  Every assault should be punished with the same assault to them.  Burn for burn-An eye for an eye. NO xgild should ever be beaten or abused.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

KARE (KITSAP ANIMAL RESCUE AND EDUCATION) HOST FUND RAISING EVENT

KARE (KITSAP ANIMAL RESCUE AND EDUCATION) HOST FUND RAISING EVENT | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Garage Sale July 12, 2014 at 12774 NW Seaside Way Seabeck,, Washington from 9 AM to 3 PM.  Donations are appreciated for either sale able merchandise or cash.  The funds raised are to benefit rescued animals so please help us SAVE A LIFE!

Contact Dianne Canafax 360-434-3731

http://www,NWKARE.org

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

VIRTUAL FACEBOOK LAUNCH PARTY May 20th Meet Authors Claire Cappetta of STALKING LIBERTY and Rosemary "Mamie" Adkins of REFLECTIONS of MAMIE: A STORY OF SURVIVAL

VIRTUAL FACEBOOK LAUNCH PARTY May 20th Meet Authors Claire Cappetta of STALKING LIBERTY and Rosemary "Mamie" Adkins of REFLECTIONS of MAMIE: A STORY OF SURVIVAL | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

HELP STOP ABUSE...May 20, 2014 (Tuesday) from 3:30 to 9 PM EST meet Authors Claire Cappetto- of Stalking Liberty and Rosemary "Mamie" Adkins of Reflections of Mamie: A Story of Survival...  Talk about abuse and hope-share their stories-Be a SURVIVOR. PLS Invite you friends and share...Join at Claire' Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/631838000235295/

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

MAGGIE ONCE THROWN AWAY IS HAPPY AND HAS BECOME A FAMILY MEMBER....

MAGGIE ONCE THROWN AWAY IS HAPPY AND HAS BECOME A FAMILY MEMBER.... | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

DO YOU LIVE IN WASHINGTON STATE?? How about OCEAN SHORES? 
You are invited to join me there to help fight Child Abuse and meet this sweet puppy Maggie, someone threw away!


EVENT:
Author Rosemary "Mamie" Adkins

Title: Reflections of Mamie: A Story of Survival and

Extraordinary Dreams of an Ireland Traveler

 

Mamie will be doing book signings for both books in order to donate funds to Dreamcatchers for Abused Children,
Kitsap Humane Society
and 
KARE (Kitsap Animal Rescue & Education) 
DATE: May 10, 2014 
WHERE: Ramada Inn, Ocean Shores, WA 
TIME: 12 to 2 PM 
STOP CHILD ABUSE-Maggie was once someone's target for abuse but our diamond as she has saved my life.  Visit The Write Room Blog

for this story:  http://www.thewriteroomblog.com/?p=2016 


PLEASE HELP ME BY SPREADING THE Word

 

MAMIE and Maggie 
Both now living a happy life 

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Human Trafficking Today
Scoop.it!

Roskam: Human trafficking a growing threat in suburbs

Roskam: Human trafficking a growing threat in suburbs | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Human trafficking -- both in terms of labor and sex -- is becoming more prevalent in the suburbs, and legislators and law enforcement officials say they're taking steps to fight it. Elected officials joined suburban police to learn about what more can be done to address the problem. "It (human trafficking) is happening in the suburbs," Rep. Peter Roskam said. "It is happening in ways that should be apparent to us, but we don't even see it."

Via Dana Hoffman
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Here is another disgusting form of abuse.  Let's join hands and care about the future lives of our children or anyone caught up in the crimes against the human spirit. IT MUST STOP TODAY! PLEASE,  NEVER GIVE UP FIGHTING!!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

Reflections of Mamie - A Story of Survival

Reflections of Mamie - A Story of Survival | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

April is Child Prevention month but please help me expand the support all year. Portions of my book profits are donated to groups that help both children and animals of abuse. Please visit my web site for locations you can find my book and help STOP CHILD and ANIMAL ABUSE..

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

BLOG TALK RADIO INTERVIEWS LIVE AUTHOR ROSEMARY "MAMIE" ADKINS SATURDAY, JANUARY 18, 2014

Mamie shares her story with the world about abuse as a child and how it effects her life for decades until she published her new book and discusses the horror of these times tomorrow.

Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Reflections of Mamie: A Story of Survival is a story of survival from a life of abuse.  Child abuse that haunted Mamie for years into her aduthood.  Stop in and join us.  

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/clgammon/2014/01/18/program-42-talk-with-author-rosemary-mamie-adkins or call in at: 1-347-989-8948

The program begins at 10 am Eastern, 9 am Central, 7 AM Pacific tomorrow-that's January 18. Check out my book at: http://www.Reflections-of-Mamie.com 
See you there!
Mamie

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

REFLECTIONS OF MAMIE: A STORY OF SURVIVAL WINS POPULARITY CONTEST ON MDERN GOODREADS

REFLECTIONS OF MAMIE: A STORY OF SURVIVAL WINS POPULARITY CONTEST ON MDERN GOODREADS | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

This book journeys a child whose name is Mamie who suffered from child abuse that carried on in life for fifty years. Alone, afraid and abused, Mamie learned to stand alone at age four. To learn more visit: http://www.Reflections-of-Mamie.com

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Awakenings: America & Beyond
Scoop.it!

Awakenings: Happy New Year: Dance the Night Away

Awakenings: Happy New Year: Dance the Night Away | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

With New Year's Eve comes immense celebration: partying well into the night and even beyond the bewitching, magical midnight hour. Do you Wanna Dance? Just the thought of New Year's Eve makes you feel all Wooly Bully, wanting to (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty, Dance the Night Away! Feel like a Dancing Queen! Wanna Dance with Somebody, any body, just DANCE!


Via Sharla Shults
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Happy New Year Everyone-Let's Dance all year!

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, December 31, 2013 12:59 PM

See which dance tune brings back your happiest memories of a New Year's Eve past...

Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Awakenings: America & Beyond
Scoop.it!

Awakenings: Word of the Day: Bacon

Awakenings: Word of the Day: Bacon | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

I love trivia! Do you? And what better subject than BACON! Perhaps all you know about bacon is that it is a meat product prepared from a pig and it goes with just about anything! We will get to some bacony combinations (usual and unusual) later but right now let's take a walk down history lane and when, where, how this succulent meat found its way to the table, especially America's breakfast table.


Via Sharla Shults
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

More bacon ideas than anyone could ever imagine! Thinking about it at breakfast is impossible.  Then of course the many uses for it during any meal makes bacon a huge part of recipes.

Did you remember bacon also refers to other subjects -like money?

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, September 20, 2013 10:14 PM

What is your favorite bacon dish? Share your thoughts as comments @ Awakenings! I would love to hear from you :-)

Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Awakenings: America & Beyond
Scoop.it!

Awakenings: Supernatural

Awakenings: Supernatural | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

Today in Music History: January 23

The '70s & '80s. If you are one who is Stuck in the 70s or feel you are a product of 80s Music Mania, then the spotlight for this day will bring on the memories! Of course, the trip down Memory Lane does not end with the 80s. This band had a terrific comeback at the turn of the century!

Welcome into the Spotlight...Santana


Via Sharla Shults
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Nothing like a lot of Nostalgia to make one feel so good.  The music of that time and further back was one you could understand and fits right back into todays' way of music. Great things never change!

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, January 23, 9:30 AM

On this day in 2000, Santana started a three week run at No.1 on the US album chart with Supernatural. The album, which went on to win eight Grammy awards, spent a total of nine weeks at No.1 during this year.

Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Awakenings: America & Beyond
Scoop.it!

Awakenings: Name the Mugshots, Listen to the Music

Awakenings: Name the Mugshots, Listen to the Music | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

Today in Music History: September 20

 

Today we are going to begin our music history with something different. A connection will be made to the yardbirds in the photo and a group that started recording in 1965 under the name The Yardbirds. How cool when history presents itself in an unexpected manner!

 


Via Sharla Shults
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Just gotta ask. Are these faces criminals? Do they earn money while in prison or is this a cleaver gimmick  with a pose and name?  I guess we need to read this great story!

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, September 20, 2014 6:14 PM

Listen to the music, use your imagination, feel the emotion, be what you want to be, go where you want to go!

Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Digital-News on Scoop.it today
Scoop.it!

Child Abuse in the USA

Child Abuse in the USA | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Three million reports of child abuse are made annually. It’s a bigger problem than you might think. Check out the infographic below presented by SocialWorkDegreeCenter.com to learn more.

Via Thomas Faltin
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Do you know someone being abused? REACH OUT and help.  If you ignore the cries of a child, you are as guilty as the ones abusing them. Did you know: 

In 13 seconds, another child will be abused in the U.S

PLEASE CARE.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Human Rights & Civil Rights & Animal Rights & Global Rights
Scoop.it!

Blackie: Terrified dog in Beckley, West Virginia wants a family to take him home

Blackie: Terrified dog in Beckley, West Virginia wants a family to take him home | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Meet Blackie, a very frightened black dog who's now an inmate of Humane Society of Raleigh County in Beckley, West Virginia. His Petfinder page is here.
Blacki

Via Dana Hoffman
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Animals along with Children need your help too.  PLEASE share this story and help Blackie find a home. Tell them Mamie sent you and loves these four legged sweeties! STOP ABUSE http://www.Reflections-of-Mamie.com

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

KARE

KARE | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
NorthWest Animal Rescue & Education
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Do you live in Kitsap County?? Understand Doglish? Want to know how to talk to your pet?  Join Dianne and Cathy as they share the many ways to understand your dogs.  Classes begin June 5, 2014  at the Humane Society. PLEASE help understand your dogs and help stop abuse and abandonment for so many! Visit the web site at: http://www.nwkare.org/

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

FACEBOOK VIRTUAL PARTY BOOK LAUNCH AND RELAUNCH! MEET MAMIE AND CLAIRE

FACEBOOK VIRTUAL PARTY BOOK LAUNCH AND RELAUNCH! MEET MAMIE AND CLAIRE | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

May 20, 2014 (Tuesday) from 3:30 to 9 PM EST meet Authors Rosemary "Mamie" Adkins and Claire Cappetto-Join the party and talk about abuse and hope-share their stories-Be a SURVIVOR. Join at Claire' Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/631838000235295/ ;

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

Reflections of Mamie - A Story of Survival

Reflections of Mamie - A Story of Survival | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:


DO YOU LIVE IN WASHINGTON STATE?? How about OCEAN SHORES?
You are invited to join me there to help fight Child Abuse.
EVENT:
Author Rosemary "Mamie" Adkins

Title: Reflections of Mamie: A Story of Survival and

Extraordinary Dreams of an Ireland Traveler

 

Mamie will be doing book signings for both books in order to donate funds to Dreamcatchers for Abused Children,
Kitsap Humane Society
and
KARE (Kitsap Animal Rescue & Education)
DATE: May 10, 2014
WHERE: Ramada Inn, Ocean Shores, WA
TIME: 12 to 2 PM
STOP CHILD ABUSE
PLEASE HELP ME BY SPREADING THE Word

 

MAMIE and Maggie
Both now living a happy life

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Awakenings: America & Beyond
Scoop.it!

Awakenings: Are you ready for this?

Awakenings: Are you ready for this? | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

Are you ready for this? Today is...NATIONAL HAIRBALL AWARENESS DAY!

 

In February, at the beginning of the What's Happenin' posts, a comment was made about not being surprised at the crazy things being celebrated. Today is one of them! Have you ever gotten up in the middle of the night to a wet mushy feeling as something oozy squishes between your toes? If yes, then you have already been initiated, so...


Via Sharla Shults
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Learn how to watch fir your car's well being.  

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, April 25, 2014 10:03 AM

OK, all you cat lovers! Bring on the soft, bristled brush and the grooming mitt...purr-r-r-r-r!

Scooped by Rosemary J. Adkins
Scoop.it!

6 Types of Emotional Abuse by Narcissistic Parents | After ...

6 Types of Emotional Abuse by Narcissistic Parents | After ... | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it
REJECTING Narcissistic Parents or caregivers who display rejecting behavior toward a child will often [purposefully or unconsciously] let a child know, in a variety of ways, that he or she is unwanted.
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

This lifestyle is all too common. Mamie shares her story in Reflections of Mamie: A Story of Survival. The story shares abuse, loneliness and hope that begins at age four knowing she had to learn how to stand on her own.

http://ww.Reflections-of-Mamie.com

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Awakenings: America & Beyond
Scoop.it!

Awakenings: Book Review & Promotion

Awakenings: Book Review & Promotion | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

Book Review & Promotion 

Happy New Year's Day, everyone! It has been nearly a year since the release of my book, Awakenings from Then 'til Now.  You might ask "What is Awakenings about?" I would answer "What does it mean to be an American?"

 

Awakenings allows you to embark on a journey spanning five centuries of America's awakening that identifies who you are and ultimately defines your future. It provides a manner to seek understanding through inspiring quotes from influential men and women in history as well as poetry.


Via Sharla Shults
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Awakenings is one book no one should ever miss out on reading.  Heartfelt words are shared with every page and keeps you wanting more!

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, January 1, 2014 6:08 PM

I am asking for your support while I participate in an INDIE BOOK REVIEW & PROMOTION.

Click the icon @ Awahenings and please Like and leave a Comment. Your support is greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance for all who desire to support my writing.

Len Carver's comment, January 1, 2014 8:21 PM
I think I figured this out finally, after half a dozen times it finally let me 'scoop it' Yeaaaa!
Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Horses
Scoop.it!

Waltzing in a New Year with the Spanish Riding School of Vienna and Friends

Waltzing in a New Year with the Spanish Riding School of Vienna and Friends | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

Via Susie Blackmon
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

Ballet at it's finest!

more...
Randi Thompson's curator insight, December 31, 2013 8:13 AM

The perfect way for those who love horses to start their new year.  Enjoy! 

Trish Jackson's curator insight, January 1, 2014 8:28 AM

South Africa is the only other country in the world to have a breeding operation and to give similar shows. It's awesome to watch them doing airs above the ground close up. I used to know the manager there, Jill Meyers. Don't know if she's still there.

Rescooped by Rosemary J. Adkins from Awakenings: America & Beyond
Scoop.it!

Awakenings: 100,000 Views!

Awakenings: 100,000 Views! | Story of Survival-Child Abuse | Scoop.it

What an awesome ending - 2013/beginning - 2014!

2013  has certainly had its share of ups and downs. But, of course, those are all a part of life. With every touch of happiness often comes a bittersweet sorrow. Even within those times where the tomorrows shed little light, a ray of hope always seems to be found: The promise of better days ahead.


Via Sharla Shults
Rosemary J. Adkins's insight:

This is such an AWSOME website-Please visit for your entertaiment

more...
Sharla Shults's curator insight, December 31, 2013 3:49 PM

CAUSE FOR CELEBRATION!
WOW!!! HUGE, HUGE Thank You for 100,000 views!