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Group's poetry, stories lifting veil on domestic violence

June 15, 2018 02:42 PM

The stats are sobering. On average, 24 people per minute in the United States are victims of rape, stalking or physical violence by an intimate partner. As a result of the violence, women often have feelings of shame and guilt.

However, a local group is hoping to free women from those feelings by letting them know they are not alone.

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Using poetry and stories, Her Temple Monologues is lifting the veil on domestic violence.

Their performances are in demand and they're changing lives – including their own.

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Elaine Houston

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