Dispatches from Cyberspace are random writings about recent events, my life, and my much loved and missed daughter ~ Rehtaeh heart_16

Halifax writer Amira-Nicholle Hirtle wrote this powerful poem on sexual violence after being inspired on her way home from the March 7 protest in Halifax.

This is linked to her original post on Facebook.

Resources for Victims of Sexual Assault

Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime

Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres

Femifesto Resource Page

Colouring book for survivors and supporters from the Office of Sexual Violence Support and Education at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.

Where to get help for suicidal thoughts:

1. Kids Help Phone: Call 1-800-668-6868 or visit www.kidshelpphone.ca for online chat counselling.

2. Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention: Find a 24-hour crisis centre.