In listening to their trauma stories, some of the women were unable to move beyond endless repetitions, Recounting details of what happened to them and reliving the feelings they experienced during traumatic events. From 1993 with the war for over 25 years, the war caused significant hardships for the population, environment and the economy of the people. They had gone from place to place as the different phases of the war broke out. They have lost many of their family members when they were moving from one place to another. The fact that the women headed families find difficult to cope up is that many of their husbands have been killed when they went to find some food for their children.
when she relates the story
Of many losses she faced during the
different phases of war.
She found by the end of the war in 2005
She has lost her father, mother, husband,
And now she is the bread winner of her son
And all the siblings of the family
thinking they do not have any”