Black Trauma, Black Pain

Abuse doesn’t always have to be physical. It can be verbal and mental. For the first time in my life I think I’m in a verbally abusive relationship. Most of us blacks didn’t consider therapy or that different types of abuse even existed until social media. As a Black person you’re taught to be tough and strong. This Black trauma that I’m talking about stems deep starting with slavery, lack of financial resources and education and buying into a…