Harley’s mom always knew what was best for her. If Harley ever disagreed with her, no matter how respectfully or meekly, her mom would always claim it as a mistreatment of her. For 20+ years, Harley lived in a world of gaslighting, but she didn’t even know that gaslighting existed. However, with some help from her godfather, Pink, a stranger named Grace, and the existence of Kate McKinnon, Harley eventually saw through her mother’s facade and was finally able to break away.
It’s a story of enmeshment, invalidation, coming out, self acceptance, the enneagram, and the power of art.
*** TRIGGER WARNING – This story briefly mentions physical abuse and a sexual predator. ***
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