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Feb.06.2011
Official book trailer by editor Rachel Kramer Bussel for Gotta Have It: 69 Stories of Sudden Sex (Cleis Press), featuring 17 of the book's contributor adding audio or video.
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Aug.18.2010
Book trailer for Spanked: Red-Cheeked Erotica (read introduction at http://spanked.wordpress.com/about). Part of the thrill of spanking someone is being able to dangle what they most desire before them, to see them there waiting, panting, asking for it with body and soul, to know (or at least,...
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Aug.18.2010
No doubt about it: hotel rooms are hot. The minute you slip the key in the door, you want to strip off your clothes and dive naked between the sheets, whether there’s a lover there to share in the indulgence or not. From luxe, five-star lodgings to seedy no-tell motels, hotels offer the chance to...
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Aug.18.2010
The fortunate women of Please, Sir are not docile pushovers by any means. They make the rules and negotiate with their masters — though sometimes they also get off on being pushed just a little too far by men they know they can trust. It's as if the doms who enter their lives see the potential for...
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Aug.18.2010
Fast Girls: Erotica for Women editor Rachel Kramer Bussel gets in a bathtub and reads from the anthology, including "That Girl" by Cherry Bomb and "Five-Minute Porn Star" by Jacqueline Applebee. Fast Girls is a racy, provocative collection of erotica by the cream of the crop of female erotica...
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Aug.07.2009
It's all comedy when you're on your way to the radio station to promote your book. Here, author Nick Belardes and Matt Munoz (bandleader of Mento Buru and product manager for Bakotopia Magazine) make their funny way to talk about trivia book Random Obsessions with Francis, Miranda and Meathead of...
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Aug.03.2009
Nick Belardes discusses weird book of hidden histories (Thomas Jefferson, Washington, D.C., slavery, U.S. Civil War, Christopher Columbus), strange diseases (Morgellons, Alice in Wonderland Syndrome), mothman, film culture (Avatar, Star Wars), Helltown (Ohio urban legends) and even literary and art...