Under the Influence of Evil
A Brutally Abusive Childhood Exposed
Isolated from the outside world, Darlene had no idea how brutally
abusive her life was. She just thought it was normal. Her mother, Jean, beat her from infancy, mentally abused her, and later sold her to men to use as they pleased. All the while, Darlene suffered
sexual abuse at the hands of her father since a toddler as Jean looked the other way.
"Under the Influence of Evil" was a project that took more than 25-years to complete. Darlene Deacon spent endless hours of self-help research, then applying those lessons to her life. The result is a riveting story with her plan of recovery.
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