As you well know, 2020 has been a year unlike any other in our history! Our country has experienced tremendous amounts of social, physical, and political unrest. And, the divisive presidential election only contributed to our collective anxiety. Now, as faithful advocates of education, social justice, and inclusivity, we here at Purple Runway, Inc., are […]
Understanding Domestic Violence
Let us start with Intimate Partner Violence (IPV). IPV happens when a current or former spouse or boyfriend/girlfriend stalks, harms, or threatens to harm their partner, physically, emotionally, or sexually. In addition, IPV is sometimes referred to as domestic violence. This term refers to any violence among family members. Individuals who have experienced IPV may have many health problems beyond any immediate physical injury, including:
Are You A Butterfly Ready to Transform?
Butterflies are amazing creatures who experience transformation, unlike humans. They evolve, not once, but twice, first as a caterpillar and then as a butterfly.
The butterfly transforms itself into a new creature over its life span in what’s called a pupa also known as a life-stage some insects undergo when transforming between immature and mature. Unbelievable to say the least – check super-fast 3-minute cultivation of the process.
The process looks uncomfortable OR is this actually a time of seclusion, healing, and beginning, again…