But Why Did You Stay

But Why Did You Stay

But Why Did You Stay

If it can happen to her, a capable trial attorney, it can happen to anyone. Mekisha Jane Walker's ground-breaking and thought-provoking memoir has the potential to change the way domestic violence is viewed. Sharing her journey provides a fascinating insight into the confusion and agony women experience at the hands of an abuser, who was once their perfect love. Mekisha's incorporation of photos, video, audio, and court documents makes you feel as if you were actually there. This book will change lives by helping not only victims but also providing a better understanding of abusive relationships so that parents, siblings, and friends can help the woman on her path to regain control of her life.-William T. Harmon, Former Criminal Court Judge, 34 years Mekisha Jane Walker takes you through her journey; a strong-willed successful attorney by day and a domestic violence victim by night. With her secret revealed, she was faced with the question, "why did you stay?" This is her answer to the question. She is a force to be reckoned with and she has survived to tell her tale. This compelling page-turner is a powerful read that will help eliminate the shame associated with being labeled a victim and that will raise awareness for this dirty secret that so many strong-willed women living with are afraid to talk about. -Jane Waters, Former Domestic Violence Prosecutor and Division Chief with the Harris County DA's Office, 28 years As a former prosecutor and current criminal trial attorney, Mekisha Jane Walker is a strong, smart, and resourceful woman. She is funny, bold, energetic, engaging, and makes friends wherever she goes. But she hid her shameful secret of domestic abuse and became trapped, unable to break free from the control of her abuser. A secret no more, she now tells her compelling survival story, which provides remarkable insight into the complications of leaving an abuser. This book intimately shows how any woman can experience horrible abuse, and yet overcome it. -Jennifer Varela, MSW, LCSW, Special Victim's Bureau, Harris County DA's Office, 25 years

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Author : Mekisha Jane Walker
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Release : 2020-02-15
Total Pages : 164 Pages
ISBN : 9798614376413


But Why Did You Stay How I Survived Domestic Violence

But Why Did You Stay How I Survived Domestic Violence

If it can happen to her, a capable trial attorney, it can happen to anyone. Mekisha Jane Walker's ground-breaking and thought-provoking memoir has the potential to change the way domestic violence is viewed. Sharing her journey provides a fascinating insight into the confusion and agony women experience at the hands of an abuser, who was once their perfect love. Mekisha's incorporation of photos, video, audio, and court documents makes you feel as if you were actually there. This book will change lives by helping not only victims but also providing a better understanding of abusive relationships so that parents, siblings, and friends can help the woman on her path to regain control of her life. -William T. Harmon, Former Criminal Court Judge, 34 years Mekisha Jane Walker takes you through her journey; a strong-willed successful attorney by day and a domestic violence victim by night. With her secret revealed, she was faced with the question, "why did you stay?" This is her answer to the question. She is a force to be reckoned with and she has survived to tell her tale. This compelling page-turner is a powerful read that will help eliminate the shame associated with being labeled a victim and that will raise awareness for this dirty secret that so many strong-willed women living with are afraid to talk about. -Jane Waters, Former Domestic Violence Prosecutor and Division Chief with the Harris County DA's Office, 28 years As a former prosecutor and current criminal trial attorney, Mekisha Jane Walker is a strong, smart, and resourceful woman. She is funny, bold, energetic, engaging, and makes friends wherever she goes. But she hid her shameful secret of domestic abuse and became trapped, unable to break free from the control of her abuser. A secret no more, she now tells her compelling survival story, which provides remarkable insight into the complications of leaving an abuser. This book intimately shows how any woman can experience horrible abuse, and yet overcome it. -Jennifer Varela, MSW, LCSW, Special Victim's Bureau, Harris County DA's Office, 25 years

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Mekisha Jane Walker
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Release : 2020-02-14
Total Pages : 164 Pages
ISBN : 1087863414


The Complete Works

The Complete Works

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Author : John Bunyan
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Release : 1877
Total Pages : 1015 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015008888250


United States Congressional Serial Set

United States Congressional Serial Set

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Release : 1860
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : UCAL:B3984716


The British Drama Illustrated

The British Drama Illustrated

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Release : 1872
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : OXFORD:555095440


New York Supreme Court Appellate Division First Department

New York Supreme Court Appellate Division First Department

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Release : 1897
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : LLMC:NYA3RWY8950B


Parliamentary Papers

Parliamentary Papers

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Genre : Great Britain
Author : Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
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Release : 1860
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : HARVARD:32044106491814


A Library Of Famous Fiction

A Library Of Famous Fiction

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Genre : English fiction
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Release : 1873
Total Pages : 1065 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015043615007


Reports Of The Committee Of The Whole Board Of Aldermen On The Care And Management Of The Public Institutions

Reports Of The Committee Of The Whole Board Of Aldermen On The Care And Management Of The Public Institutions

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Genre : Public institutions
Author : Boston (Mass.). Board of Aldermen
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Release : 1894
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : COLUMBIA:CU09341498


Bruised But I Refuse To Stay Broken

Bruised But I Refuse To Stay Broken

This is not only a title but a conviction in the hearts and minds of individuals who have been afflicted and refuse to allow their past to control their present and dictate their future. Past issues lose power when individuals receive divine truth and apply God's remedy in the present. Many individuals have focused on their scars but God desires to heal them and shift their focus to prepare for his second coming which nearer now than ever. The question is not are you healed? The question is are you healed and are you ready for the coming of the King?

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Genre : Religion
Author : Quwan Ellis
Publisher : Holy Fire Publishing
Release : 2006-03-01
Total Pages : 160 Pages
ISBN : 9781933899046