Time is Life

Everyone knows time is Money.  I say time is Life.  Mickie lived in abuse for 34 years.  She “spent” a lot of her precious time living in fear and control; precisely 408 months, 1,768 weeks, 12,410 days!  Even though it often feels this way, how we choose to use our...

Emotional Reality of Abused Women

Mickie discovered an on-line list and description of emotions experienced by abused women.  The information was created by Rape and Abuse Crisis Center and, along with their descriptions, Mickie adds her personal experiences and feelings associated with each emotion....

It’s Been Awhile

For a little more than two years Mickie Zada consistently created weekly podcasts titled “The Second 53 Years” and “Figuring It Out After 50”.  Since deciding to take her podcasts and business in the direction of addressing domestic abuse, “it’s been a while” since...

“You Either Do It, Or You Don’t” By Mickie Zada

I learned this lesson with the word “try”.  One of my coaches said, “Try to take this pencil out of my hand.”  I pulled on the pencil, gripped tightly in his fist.  I didn’t take it out of his hand.  Of course, that was the Lesson.  You either do it, or you don’t. ...