JUST SAY IT – S01 E20 - Charlie - She escaped a forced marriage. Survivor, Sister & Artist
*Trigger Warning - difficult topics discussed*
JUST SAY IT podcast with host and author, Jen SluMac: Seeking Beloved Community through stories, conversations and questions. Learn more at her website.
Interview Recorded: September 28, 2020
Charlie Lewin is an artist and songwriter living in London, UK. She escaped the expectations she was born into just two days before she would be forced into an arranged marriage. Charlie is an advocate for change in ultra orthodox religious communities.
About Jen SluMac: Jen SluMac is a hope dealer, living a life that aims to make the world beautiful and just for all. She aims to be part of the solution in a world tormented by fear and violence, separateness and isolation. Jen agrees with Mother Teresa who said, “If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” Jen’s website: https://www.soulnotskin.com
Jen's debut novel, soulnotskin: becoming the me I was meant to be, was inspired by true events. As a queer woman longing for a faith community, her road has been complicated but never deterred. She found her ministry in storytelling… read full bio here
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Produced, recorded, content editing by Jen SluMac
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