Tagged with #Trauma
Approval For My Anger & Deepest Desires
"I emigrated from Russia to London with my family at age 15. To survive the transition, I learned to project a tough, macho kind of mascul..."
by Nick Zaitsev
Sovereign Over My Body
"Before Orgasmic Meditation, I often felt as though I was performing in my relationships. I endlessly worried about the other person’s exp..."
Healing My Relationships with Men
"My body was streaming with feelings and I didn't know what to do with them. I hadn't touched a man for eight years, since the death of my..."
by Andrea Hylen
Healing My Deepest Shame & Trauma
"I came to this practice in need of so much healing, particularly around my relationships with men. I’m 41 now, and I came to OM a few yea..."
I See More Beauty in Life
"My father died when I was eight. He was a heavy drinker and violent toward my mother, and he left us with a lot of debt. My mom worked mo..."
by Lee Williams
I Could Relax For The First Time
"This is kind of embarrassing to admit, but the first time I went to an Orgasmic Meditation event, I didn’t realize what it was. A friend ..."
by Brianna Dobbs
A Hunger I’d Never Fed Before
"In my family we never spoke about sex. At the age of 13, I was molested by a stranger, and I had no way of telling my parents what had ha..."
by Allison Lancaster
I Don’t Have to Perform Anymore
"I grew up in a household that was abusive by the textbook definition. My parents were both alcoholics and addicts. My father was gone mu..."
No Need to Hide Anymore
"There was a long legacy of sexual abuse in my family, and I’m sure I only know the half of it. I got swept into that storm when I was ra..."
by Lori Passero
My Healing Process Required Me to OM Regularly
"My relationship with my ex-husband was a traumatic, brutal exchange – for me, emotionally equivalent to violation on many levels. In orde..."
by Samantha Fowler
Rewiring My Ability to Receive
"“Who are these men?” I remember thinking, the first time I heard about Orgasmic Meditation. I was skeptical. The friend telling me about ..."
by Rachel Kastner
Healing Around Racism & Trauma
"I am a Black woman. I carry in my DNA the ancestral memory of the trauma inflicted on Black people, and I have my own bitter, painful exp..."
by Felicia Hunt
Resolving Guilt and Shame
"Years back, I was married and a father to two children. I loved being a dad, living for someone else and becoming less self-centered. I l..."
Love Myself No Matter What
"Throughout the course of my life I have experienced a variety of sexual traumas—boundary violations with my brother, sexual shaming from ..."
Beginning to Heal My Sexual Trauma
"Before I started practicing Orgasmic Meditation, I had a history of childhood abuse that had marred my relationship to my body. I couldn’..."
Healing Shame-Based Vocabulary
"I grew up in the Filipino culture and the Catholic religion. There was a lot of strictness and social rules and a lot of shame and shame-..."
by Josephina Lascal
The Power to Choose
"Most of my life, I had been trained to service men: by my father, and by society at large. I believed that my value was based on how I co..."
From Digital Isolation to Taking Risks in Life
"I like to say that my life started at age 30. You’ll see why.I come from a unique background. My mother is from the highlands of Guatemal..."
by Nathanael Horton
Healing Grief & Trauma
"When someone’s Orgasmic Meditation post popped up on my social media, I was eight months into a devastating grief. My daughter had died. ..."
From Burned Out to Loving My Life
"Professionally, I work with people who've had abortions. For some, it’s been a really positive experience. For others, it’s been really n..."
by Georgia Nowak
Facing Your Demons
"I've read in books that if you have trauma, if you have old pain or grief stored in your body, and you don't have a way of releasing that..."
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