Index Of Stories
With every story I write, the goal is to end child sexual abuse before it can happen by informing you of why and how it happens, so you can take preventative measures.
Medium is unique, in that you can see everything I contribute with my profile page, but that does not separate responses, so here is an index.
1. The Boy Who Was Abused May 6, 2017
This is about my experience as a victim of child sexual abuse, and what I learned from it. It is not graphic, but may be triggering to some people.
This is about the parallels that Disney’s Zootopia has to sex offender policies. While it is intended to be somewhat humorous, I think it is a fair point.
This describes the public health model of prevention, and which tactics work with eliminating child sexual abuse. Which mode do you think we currently use?
This overviews an illustration for the common person to understand what pedophilia is, and who pedophiles are. It is an exercise to demonstrate that pedophiles, those attracted to children, deserve more credit than you think.
This illustrates what causes child sexual abuse, what a pedophile is, and how that knowledge is helpful to ending child sexual abuse. Do you know the facts?
6. Is Pedophilia A Sexual Orientation? June 22, 2017
This asks the question… what is pedophilia, and is it a sexual orientation? What does it mean if it is a sexual orientation, and how does that apply to preventing child sexual abuse?
7. Emotions, Labels, Scientists, And Logic June 24, 2017
This is an open letter to the scientific community around the sexual attraction to children. If you are a researcher or social scientist, this is for you.
8. Can Pedophilia Be Changed? The Scientific Community Says… August 17, 2017
This is an analysis of Paul Federoff’s research into pedophilia and whether it can be changed or eliminated.
9. How Someone Becomes A Pedophile September 13, 2017
Just what the title says, a look at the process through which an otherwise neurotypical human being becomes a pedophile. Some elements may surprise you.
10. My Experience With Sexual Abuse… And Pedophilia September 16, 2017
Here, I share that I was sexually abused and developed a sexual attraction to children during puberty. I also share my thoughts on why I will never abuse a child.
11. Adam Lanza, Aspergers, and Pedophilia November 1, 2017
Here, I discuss what it is like to realize you share traits in common with a mass shooter and the stigma it can bring, and that Adam Lanza most likely did not have pedophilia.
12. Does Sex Offender Registration Help Prevention? November 2, 2017
I took a look at some of the studies around sex offender recidivism, the laws that are in place, and what effect they have to answer this very question. Do we need to improve our policies around this issue? You decide.
13. Why I Oppose Sex Offender Laws November 2, 2017
I break down why I investigated this issue, what I found when I looked into our sex offender laws, and how I feel about the people who sexually abused me. The results may surprise you.