N is for Naked truth #AtoZchallenge
Apr16

N is for Naked truth #AtoZchallenge

 What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh, no, it’s curved like a road through mountains. —Tennessee Williams from A Streetcar Named Desire, 1947   Truth is a frippery, an excuse. Declare it once and done, it becomes the safe harbor and a platform upon which fantasy and desire inflict open wounds. Love is the Truth that disrupts, corrupts, interrupts. Jack White penned it, pinned it—a...

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J is for Jumping in….#AtoZchallenge
Apr11

J is for Jumping in….#AtoZchallenge

I guess one of the most amazing things about erotica is there’s no right way to get into it (although, personally I’d argue that 50 Shades of Gray is the wrong way, but others think it’s perfectly good, so that’s all right).  You can just jump right in. So, I thought today I’d share my top erotica books, and you can too, in the comments. To make it fair though, I’ve not chosen the team members of...

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I is for Invasive – an Introduction of Darian Paige #AtoZChallenge
Apr10

I is for Invasive – an Introduction of Darian Paige #AtoZChallenge

An unfortunate side-effect of being a composite recluse and introvert wishing to embark upon an artistic journey is that at some point you have to step out from the shadowed edges of the big room you’re haunting and announce yourself.  With luck and some clever social maneuvering you may find a segment of the room where the conversation is interesting, the company is simpatico with your own tastes, and hopefully judgments and...

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E for enticement #A-ZChallenge
Apr05

E for enticement #A-ZChallenge

One of the best things about being an erotica writer is I get to talk *enticement*, and I get to talk about it as if it’s something I’m only writing about out of basic interest, when in truth I’m a linguist – I love language, I love talking about it and I love looking at the differences between language usage in different places. Prepare for the geeky part en·tice transitive verb \in-ˈtīs, en-\ To attract...

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B is for ‘Boy he/she is hot!’ #atozchallenge
Apr02

B is for ‘Boy he/she is hot!’ #atozchallenge

You can’t really get very far in erotica without talking about attraction.  So, I thought for my inaugural A-Z post, I’d talk about attraction.  Or ‘Boy he’s/she’s hot!’ Hotness on a scale Part of the reason we, as a group, think it’s a great idea each to blog is we’ve got a different idea of what we’re turned on by.  Me, it’s eyes, and hands.  Expressive eyes, and just as...

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