Shota is used for masturbation by people of diverse genders and sexualities, and for diverse reasons, for example to process childhood trauma. This contrasts sharply to assumptions of paedophilia. Knowing more about how shota is used will complicate the picture and combat prejudice.
If you use shota for masturbation, consider filling in this survey.
Your answers will be a valuable contribution to my PhD research into shota and shotacon. I promise that I will treat them with great respect and utmost discretion.
If you have any questions, feel free to email me at info AT shotaology.com or DM @shotaology on Twitter or Baraag. You can also use this survey as a contact form.