This is one of the hardest articles I’ve ever written.
I’ve started it several times. And each time I deleted it.
After all, what right do I have to talk about sexual harassment?
I wasn’t raped.
I wasn’t drugged, beaten or blackmailed.
No one physically abused me in any way that did lasting physical harm.
But I was misused.
I was harassed.
And I shouldn’t have been.
I was made a victim, and my victimizer was a woman.
That, alone, shames me to my core.
I’m a grown man.
We’re not supposed to care about things like this.
We’re supposed to be unfeeling, undisturbed, stoic cowboys with our eyes ever fixed on the horizon.
If anything, I should be the one accused, not the accuser.
Some would deny that you even CAN sexually harass a man.
They’d look at the cultural ideal of manhood as an emotionally stunted beast of…
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