Monthly Archives: January 2017

ONE PARAGRAPH PER CHAPTER – Chapter 6: Modus Operandi

From FALLOUT: A Survivor Talks to Incest Offenders (and Others) by moi: THE SECRET – The goal of grooming is not only to build the child’s trust, but also to ensure that she will keep the secret. At the moment of … Continue reading

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ONE PARAGRAPH PER CHAPTER – Chapter 5: Hurdles in Treatment

From FALLOUT: A Survivor Talks to Incest Offenders (and Others) by moi:   I observed that it is not at all unusual for men with both sons and daughters to be convicted of molesting a daughter, while denying any molestation of … Continue reading

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I Will Write a Different Verse…

For d’Verse: I WILL WRITE A DIFFERENT VERSE …than the one running out of my ears, streaming from beneath my spectacles, filling my basin and potty: O beautiful, for spacious skies, for amber waves of grain! No hand-wringing. Let’s pretend freedom’s … Continue reading

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A QUIZ FROM TREATMENT-CHAPTER (p. 59)

From FALLOUT: A Survivor Talks to Incest Offenders (and Others) by moi:Mary and her husband live on the south bank of a river. Her husband wants her to stay at home and not cross the river to the town. She wants … Continue reading

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Take a deep breath before you read this one

Scott Pruitt is nominated to head the Environmental Protection Agency RSS REBLOGGED BY Daily Kos Without Scott Pruitt on the ground at the Environmental Protection Agency to provide the appropriate set of alternative facts, there’s a chance someone at the … Continue reading

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ONE PARAGRAPH PER CHAPTER – Chapter 4: Treatment

  The field of sex offender treatment is still young and was in its infancy in 1986, when our program began. As staff we diligently read master pockets and took lengthy histories, searching for etiological clues that might suggest the … Continue reading

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ONE PARAGRAPH PER CHAPTER – Chapter 3: How Could I Do It?

From FALLOUT: A Survivor Talks to Incest Offenders (and Others) by moi: Since behavior is largely a product of thinking, the deviant thoughts of sex offenders are of utmost importance. Incest offenses in one study were found to possess deviant attitudes … Continue reading

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