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The outtakes where characters reveal themselves

I feel like I haven’t written much about my writing recently. Right now, I am working on scraping together the details for my next story, which is a sci-fi detective adventure. That means it’s going to involve a lot more … Continue reading

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SHORT STORY: “Not Paid To Like You”

The prompt for this story was the title. It conjured a couple of vignettes that I then stitched into this story. One or two points aren’t realistic, including the part with the main prompt! Specifically, in that a good sex … Continue reading

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SHORT STORY: Selling Bodies (a parable?)

The oft-repeated trope that sex work somehow involves women “selling their bodies” is equally often answered by sex workers saying, “Hey, look, I’ve still got mine!” I let my imagination do its thing, and the following is a small snippet … Continue reading

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Short Story: Please … Obey Me V3.2

So after I finished Version 3 of the “Please … Obey Me” prompt with “Next time, it’s your turn”, I felt I wanted to write what happens “next time”. And what impact it has on their liberal equality-based relationship. Having … Continue reading

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Doing it for free

So I’ve written about deciding to sell adult IM roleplay/cybersex sessions, and how that’s gone so far. I have, in the process, rediscovered my love of online textual cybersex in general. I knew I had a talent for it from … Continue reading

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Short Story: “Please … Obey Me” (V.3)

Content note: some kinkphobic attitudes early on. The first two stories from the prompt “Please … Obey Me” (Version 1 and Version 2) involved dynamics with an established power exchange or kink in place, in which in one way or … Continue reading

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Short Story: Please … Obey Me (V.2)

Wanted to try a rather different dynamic from Version 1 with this. (Version 3 here) The rationale expressed by Bay in this story is not necessarily one that I believe to be common in BDSM or M/s relationships, but it … Continue reading

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Short Story: Please … Obey Me (V.1)

Version 2 Version 3 Content Note: rough sex. This is inspired by a prompt/tweet from Yingtai of University of Abject Submission, that really set my imagination racing: Sometimes the D/s soundtrack in my head gets muddled and someone says, "Please … Continue reading

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Very Short Stories: Dan

Being Blacksilk created a meme called Very Short Stories, based on a fun little post-it note booklet she found. The form seems to be that you should take a photo to prove the story fitted onto a single page of … Continue reading

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On the inevitable heartache of lost data

One of the spoof haiku error messages that frequently do the rounds, one that I particularly remembered for its somewhat passive-aggressive tone, reads: Three things are certain: Death, taxes, and lost data. Guess which has occurred. A week ago, I … Continue reading

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