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Deondra Brown is a recording artist with The 5 Browns and Co-Founder and President of the Foundation for Survivors of Abuse (FSA). FSA’s mission is to use the experiences of victims as a tool to educate the public and legislators of the need to change laws regarding statute of limitations for crimes of sexual abuse. More at

The Coda of Abuse

Deondra BrownNovember 28, 2016
Personal Narratives
As a concert pianist, I have the opportunity to perform music I love for people all over the world. It is a dream. It is a joy beyond words. But don’t let my smile fool you. My journey has not been without great obstacles, some of which I will face the rest of my life.I would never have fathomed that my father could sexually abuse me. Nothing can prepare you for that breach of trust and the type of sorrow and loss that occurs. When I came forwa...Continue