As the Tweet says: we often need to survive psychological catastrophes. The problem is that, like many physical, natural catastrophes, psychological abuse within a cult or gang framework is almost impossible to detect when it's happening to us.
This short article is my vow to uphold the truth whenever possible. And I say when possible because I understand my intellectual limitations, limitations that may, at any point, prevent me from seeing that truth about which I care so much. I vow, most importantly, to always observe my limitations honestly; lest I become the fool with whom complex ideas are challenging to negotiate.
PERKS, 72-HOUR BAG, Battle Box, or the Good Bag, whatever you decide to call it, it is intended to help you survive as you move through and away from danger. And I think everybody should have one.