Dylan Farrow’s Child Abuse Accusations: What We’ve Learned About When, and How Children Should Confront Abuse

It’s never easy to come forward and seek help, and many times the victim is accused of lying, and many times the victim is yelled at for making the accusation. I know this from experience. It’s important to KEEP telling people UNTIL you find the one(s) who WILL listen and help. The mistake I made was keeping the secret after my step-mother screamed at me and called me a liar when I told her I was being abused. I was 9-years old. I should have told my Dad, he would have helped me.