The Troubling Message in Fifty Shades of Grey

As someone who believes the world could do with a more open-minded approach to peoples consensual sexual interests, I wanted to like Fifty Shades of Grey. But as I read the book, I found it not only sets people who live a BDSM lifestyle back decades in terms of being understood by society, but that it eroticizes dangerous practices as well, especially for those who are new to this aspect of sexuality and looking to incorporate it into their lives. ...more
Well there are actually two sides to this thing and she did a poor job at properly depicting the ... more

The Troubling Message in Fifty Shades of Grey

As someone who believes the world could do with a more open-minded approach to peoples consensual sexual interests, I wanted to like Fifty Shades of Grey. But as I read the book, I found it not only sets people who live a BDSM lifestyle back decades in terms of being understood by society, but that it eroticizes dangerous practices as well, especially for those who are new to this aspect of sexuality and looking to incorporate it into their lives. ...more
A great review. As I read it as someone with knowledge, I found Mr. Grey not a dominant but a ... more

Racy, Saucy, Sexy: Call for Submissions for BlogHer's E-Book ... on SEX

We're so excited, and we just can't hide it, to announce the call for submissions for BlogHer's upcoming e-book: Racy, Sexy, Saucy: Women Write Desire. We invite you to submit your post for publication now! Don’t wait: Submissions close on Oct. 29, 2012....more
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