About Registered Runaway

The anonymous blogger behind Registered Runaways: his battle cry is for community. For keepers. For safe people to show up. He calls on his readers to roll up their sleeves, trade tales of their bruises, and deny the lie that we’re alone. You can follow him on Twitter at @registeredruna1.

Tired of Demonizing and Being Demonized by Enemies? Change the Language.

photo by thoth-god

Registered Runaway suggests we speak to the soul, not the soldier.

When Anxiety Attacks


The stress and fear seemed insurmountable, until the Registered Runaway was reminded of Mark Twain’s dictum: against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.

Jesus—An Accessory to Murder?


“…because school sponsored prayer was deemed unconstitutional decades ago, Jesus got really pissed off last Friday—so pissed that he decided to play accessory to the murder of 20 children and 7 adults… “

Biting Bad Apples: The Truth About the “Ex-Gay” Movement


The conversion therapy business may be more about making money than setting you straight.

Our Cookie Cutter Culture


Gay stereotypes are alive and well. Can’t we move past them?

Measuring My Manhood: Faith and Machismo

It's THIS big.

The Registered Runaway compares himself to the “macho Christian” image some pastors espouse, and finds neither he nor Jesus Christ measure up.

Forgive Them, Father


The Registered Runaway’s father was fully supportive of his son… but his church told him not to be.