Category: Other Authors

Tied Up In Thought: Archaeology of Personalities, by Georg Barkas

Archaeology of Personalities: A Linguistic Approach to Erotic Rope Bondage; 2017; self-published.I happened across this brief, fascinating book via a buy link the author posted on Facebook, proof that such methods can sell at least a few copies. Being interested in both linguistics and Kinbaku, or Japanese rope bondage (but a practitioner of neither), this…

Kinked Ink – Eroticists’ Favorite Erotica: Cecilia Tan

After an (unintentional) winter hiatus, I am happy to get the Kinked Ink series started again! For the first installment of 2017, I have invited the award-winning and influential Cecilia Tan to discuss her early fascinations and influences on her writing. I first encountered Cecilia’s short stories, back in the late ’90’s, via anthologies hidden in book…

Cerebral Arousings: Romana Byrne’s Aesthetic Sexuality

2013, Bloomsbury PublishingFor my first book review in a long while (and the first anniversary of my first review here), I’ve decided to start a new category in my “Other Authors” column: The Genre. I have several essays planned that don’t quite fit into either “Classics” or “Recently Released”—reviewing a group of novels with similar…