Category Archives: Rape inspires victim to become a police woman

GOD WINK: My Sister’s “Time Capsule” Arrives 13 Years After Her Death; Trula Godwin’s


God Winks are like anonymous contacts allowed by God, in my belief system. Never doubt that it can be subtle or blatant; unsettling or reassuring, but it lets you know that there is something profound in the “lesson” or “experience” that is meant to touch you and your life. My sister Trula has done this before, but not 13 years after her death. Continue reading

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A series of novels to celebrate victim/ survivors, advocates, crisis line workers. and those who help them.


The Blog of Author Joyce Godwin Grubbs. THIS BLOG REFLECTS THE PERSONAL WRITINGS OF AUTHOR JOYCE GODWIN GRUBBS ABOUT HER LIFE EXPERIENCES, OPINIONS, ACHIEVEMENTS, LEGACIES, AND HER PASSIONS. IT INCLUDES POSTS ABOUT HER NOVELS AND NON-FICTION BOOKS. Finally a series of … Continue reading

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If a Cop Cries, Does Any One Listen? In this day of Ferguson and Baltimore, can we remember Good Cops are out there?


                                                  * 17 y/o  in Lubbock, TX    *Day of Swearing in: Davenport, IA.   *Mother of 5 when raped. I remember the day she was sworn in. Trula was a determined, proud and grateful person. She was destined to become a … Continue reading

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Vacation Bible School Craft of the 1940’s yields art pieces sold for over a $1000


   TRULA ANN GODWIN WHEN SHE ATTENDED VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL Yes, that’s right. My sister, Trula Ann Godwin learned a craft in Vacation Bible School, as a small child, and parlayed it into an artform as an adult. Her initial experience … Continue reading

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MY SISTER’S WITCH IN THE HOUSE WAS REAL: FROM RAPE TO PIONEER POLICE WOMAN


THE WITCH IN THE HOUSE WAS REAL ( A LEGACY STORY ) THE STORY OF A RAPE THAT LED A VICTIM TO BECOME A DECORATED, PIONEER POLICE WOMAN AND SEX CRIME EXPERT IN IOWA IN THE ’70’S My sister, Trula … Continue reading

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