Erotica as Way to Learn

There’s a great article over at Feminism in India that’s worth checking out. The author shares some of her early experiences with erotica (as well as porn) and then interviewed 40 people about their interests, experiences, and thoughts about reading smut...

How to Write About Sex

Here’s a section from my book Write ‘Till You’re Hard, about location. I love when a place is as much a character as the people, so maybe this will give you some ideas about how to dive into location as a means to finding your story: We have a long...

Why Everyone Should Write Erotica

Everyone should take a turn writing smut. Not just any smut, but honest smut. If every single one of you wrote down the most honest, filthy, soul-bearing pages of porn you could muster, the world would be a better place. Here’s what it would look like if we all took...

Being a Unicorn

“Should I wear a horn?” I teased. “What the fuck are you talking about?” he said. “I’m just saying, if I come over and fuck you both, do I need to wear a horn? My full unicorn costume is at the cleaners, but I can pull something together. You know, me being your...