Although “love” was just a word that excused the torture he endured, in the end he was listed as his father’s first beloved son.
adult survivors of sexual abuse
1 in 6 men have survived childhood sexual abuse. By reaching out to them in college, 1BlueString helps them start recovery early.
I don’t want my sons to learn that it is okay to force physical touch — not even it it’s family.
Identify what you want from others
Danica Barnett shares a painful story of how abusive partners continue to haunt and assault their victims, as real-life monsters whose memories never fade.
As a male survivor of sexual assault, Tim Mousseau followed a pattern of staying silent—until he took back his own voice.
Brave stories from three men who were assaulted and abused, physically, verbally, and sexually. This will change what you think about sexual assault and abuse.
We throw the word hero around a little too casually these days. Here are some men who earn the title.
My earliest memory is of wanting a grappling hook, so that I could climb walls like Batman. My boyfriend’s earliest memory is of being sexually abused.
Donald D’Haene was on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’—twice—as a survivor of sexual abuse, not a victim.
One man’s pleasureland is another man’s nightmare.
Even spiritual people receive mixed messages that complicate becoming sexually mindful.
How does a man feel after sex? That depends upon the man and his history.
After prolonged exposure to the Sandusky and Lynn trials, it’s natural for a survivor to crave the safety of his own shell.
Men who are afraid of other men: you are not alone.
An adult survivor of abuse reports from the Sandusky trial.