done when necessary for clarity.) They are in date order, with the most recent stories at the top. The bottom section is a collection of stories of harm done to those who have used pornography or prostitution, etc., or who are still using it. pornography addicts and compulsive users, etc.) The top section is for everyone else's stories, such as sex industry survivors, sexual abuse survivors, etc.

Also please keep in mind that your story can and will help others learn about the harms of pornography and other forms of sexual exploitation and that it will help them make more informed decisions about pornography and the sex industry, particularly in regards to choosing to stop using it or participating in it.

Note: As of October 2014 we have more than 200 archived stories which have been collected over the past several years that we have not yet had time to post.

They are told in their own words and are in their original form as submitted by the authors.

(Except for a few minor punctuation, grammar and spelling edits, etc.

Only a few days after I turned 18, I contacted as many porn producers as I could, looking for work.

Almost immediately I started receiving offers, and the next thing I knew I was on a plane heading to California.

And I don't really know if I can heal totally from those scars, but if you're out there and this helped you, let's walk hand in hand together. I would like to share my story about how doing porn has ruined my life.

I'm from Ohio, where it's difficult for a girl in high school to find a good-paying job.

Posted below are more than 100 personal stories that demonstrate the harms of pornography, other forms of sexual exploitation or abuse, or our pornified society.

They were submitted to Anti (or to one of our related projects such as our You Tube channels Anti Pornography Blog and Anti Pornography Org) by people who have been harmed by pornography, the sex industry, sexual exploitation, sexual harassment, sexual slavery, sex trafficking, or some other form of sexual abuse.

They told me that's what the industry wanted, but later insisted that I get breast-enhancement surgery.