Jane Caro

How She Remembers It / How He Remembers It

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This week has reinforced that the weight of memory is carried by the victim. The perpetrator can choose not to remember.   CW: The following piece discusses sexual violence and physical abuse.   A friend’s father was a senior member of the British military and my friend remembers him as a strict and sometimes brutal disciplinarian. ... Read the full article
Jane Caro

Jane Caro has a low boredom threshold and so wears many hats, including: author, novelist, lecturer, mentor, social commentator, columnist, workshop facilitator, speaker, broadcaster, and award-winning advertising writer.

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