survivors stories & what we’re up to


increasing our awareness

Awareness of domestic violence has increased dramatically over the past 10 years, but it is still an issue many of us aren’t comfortable talking about- a fact that only perpetuates the misconceptions and stigma surrounding relationship violence. Along with the general populace’s reluctance to address what can admittedly be a […]


from the heart

Wild Iris is thrilled to introduce From the Heart: Surviving the Abuse, a collection of poems about abuse by Heather C. Marvin. Heather is a survivor of domestic violence and has been involved in Wild Iris’s training in the past. We are proud to support her independence and her artistic […]