Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Donna Carbone and Victims of Violent Crime and Sexual Assault (archived)



Donna M. Carbone is a freelance writer and the owner of Write For You, LLC. She is a contributor to the Examiner, MSNBC’s Newsvine and Skirt Magazine. Her poetry and short stories have graced A Long Story Short and been published in the Lucidity Journal. Her blog, A View From My Pedestal, appears on opensalon.com. Donna has been featured on the highly regarded news ezine, Salon.com and in national newspapers. She is presently working on two fictionalized books based on true stories and has a number of screenplays under consideration. Since her daughter's kidnapping and rape in 2007, she has been an outspoken voice for women's rights and also advocates for better health programs for veterans.  Donna recommends the site http://feelnoshame.org/ for victims seeking support and guidance.