From June, 1962 through January, 1964, women in the city of Boston lived in fear of the infamous Strangler. Over those 19 months, he committed 13 known murders-crimes that included vicious sexual assaults and bizarre stagings of the victims' bodies. After the largest police investigation in Massachusetts history, handyman Albert DeSalvo confessed and went to prison. Despite DeSalvo's full confession and imprisonment, authorities would never put him on trial for the actual murders. And more t ...
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Temptation plays on our weakness. It tells us we’re nothing. It tangles us in webs of lies and traps us in cycles of self destruction. But what’s it’s antidote? Beyond just saying no, how do we dig down to the roots of where it’s grown and rip it out of our lives? What needs have we ignored that make it’s pull so strong? What dreams did we let die? What honor have we traded for a slow death of comfort? Today on Not A Victim. “Truth be told, most of us are faking our way through life. We pick only those battles we are sure to win, only those adventures we are sure to handle, only those beauties we are sure to rescue.” -John Eldredge Wanna start a podcast? Let’s do it! Notavictimpodcast@gmail.com Not even sure where to start? Personality tests are by no means the last word but they can help narrow the field. Jordan Peterson once said something along the lines of “having too many choices is akin to being tormented by all of them.” I’ve certainly experienced this. https://www.16personalities.com Whatever you do, Don’t just sit around and wait to die.