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DON’T HIT ME! – A True Story by Vanessa De Largie

Inset pic- The book cover by Oregon artist Lizzie Russell. The blue blotches  represent tears, sperm, bruises, blood, saliva- a coming undone. Featured- Author and actress Vanessa De Largie
Inset pic- The book cover by Oregon artist Lizzie Russell. The blue blotches represent tears, sperm, bruises, blood, saliva- a woman coming undone. Featured pic- Talented authot, actress and voiceover artist Vanessa De Largie

Oh…some of the roads that we walk down in life are just so painful… And yet there remains this need to communicate what we have been through….so that we, and other wayfarers   may learn from the experience…

Vanessa de Largie went down a long and torturous road whilst she stayed in a relationship with an abusive and violent partner. She documents this time in her life with her book DON’T HIT ME! which she has written from diary notes taken at the time.

The structure is simple. Each page has a subject heading and then her notes/thoughts are detailed below.

It makes for tough reading. The account is raw. De Largie is a straight shooter …

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