If you’ve opened your social media in the past two days and you are friends with any other women at all, you’ve seen it. You’ve seen the courage of women you know personally, with their posts of “me too”.
What you might not have seen is the sweat in her palms, her shaking fingers and the tears relentlessly streaming down her cheek as she typed those words. It may seem like an easy copy/paste update. It may feel hollow to those just scrolling past.
But those two words heal, they always have.
Many of us don’t know how to respond. We don’t know whether to like her post, put a heart for her courage or sad face for her pain. They are all valid responses. Just respond. Let her know you see her. Let her know that you believe her. You stand with her.
You agree with her that this is FOR REAL.
If your …