The following is a list of things that come to your awareness about the QF/P life once you are out of it for quite sometime. This is just a partial list of realizations that most of the women who escaped have had in the years following their liberation.
1. You realize you weren’t the only one.
This one is huge and that is why I list it first. Inside the QF/P movement you are told you are wrong for having doubts. Wrong for being disgruntled. Wrong for having desires. Eventually you find that you can not sustain a life of self sacrifice never attending to your own essential needs. You may question everything you feel since you were told you can not trust your own perceptions. When you walk away from the QF/P bondage you meet other people that have similar stories. The shock you experience can be intense. There are many many women out there just like you that have been duped. They, too, were sucked into a movement with an ideal that can not work. It can be disheartening but also very liberating to realize you are not alone. There are others that have been there. Others who understand. Many others that can support you. The QF/P system is broken. And the problem is not you. [Read more...]