My Story: by Olivia Cook

Confusion, humiliation, and physical pain are what I felt as I came to on a strange, foreign basement floor. Confusion regarding the fact that my underwear was missing from underneath my short denim skirt, pain was radiating in my vagina like nothing I had ever felt before, and the humiliation of the fact I had…

The Importance of Advocacy

Throughout high school, I was on a committee to plan a consent conference sponsored by SafeBAE. if you asked me two years ago, I would have never known how important sexual assault awareness would become to me, especially through SafeBAE. It wasn’t until my first semester of college when I realized how crucial advocacy and…

I Believe You.

This is a little something that I wrote for Change The Talk. It was part of my senior project chronicling my time with Change The Talk (a program now operated under SafeBAE). I would like to give a trigger warning to survivors, as the nature of this writing could be triggering in bringing up pre-existing…