Nov 172013
#MySexPositive Interview Series

Call for Writers, Sexperts, Educators, Activists!  The safer sex collective, Condom Monologues, is running an interview series about sex positivity. The idea of the interview is to break down the painfully ambiguous term “sex positive” and reflect on the differences WITHIN the movement. This comes at a time when sex positivity is flourishing like never before. […]

Apr 022013
Cleo Dubois - Founder of Academy of SM Arts

How long have you been teaching? I have been teaching for about 20 years How did you get started in sex/kink education? It started when Leather Conferences such as Living in Leather, National Leather association, Janus and several private BDSM venues asked me to present. I was on many discussion panels and then started to […]

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Jan 262013
Playing Well With Others: an interview with Lee and Mollena

Your new book Playing Well With Others: Your Field Guide to Discovering, Exploring and Navigating the Kink, Leather and BDSM Communities is soon to be released, why did you two decided to co-author it? Lee –  I was at a kink conference where a guy who was new to the scene showed up and was […]

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Oct 062012
Jacq Jones - Owner of "Sugar" Sex Toy Shop

When did you open Sugar and what inspired you to do so? Sugar opened in April of 2007. Previous to opening Sugar I worked in reproductive health care and sexuality education in both clinical and administrative settings. I had the opportunity to work in a sex positive sex toy store and was thrilled to be […]

Sep 272012
Shellie - Founder of Crystal Delights Toys

When did you first get the idea for Crystal Delights Toys? Crystal Delights actually first started as a digital dildo in the virtual world Second Life that would make your avatar orgasm. We attended NELA’s summer fetish flea in Boston where we saw some stainless steel plugs with beautiful crystals in the end. I approached […]

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Aug 052012
Dr. Ruthie - Sexuality Communicator

How long have you been teaching? I began offering sex education in 2000, during an undergraduate college internship at a women’s health clinic. I first began teaching about sexual well-being professionally around 2003 and it has become a bigger part of my life every year since! When did you start to identify as an educator? […]

Aug 042012
Sarah Sloane - Community Leader

How long have you been teaching? I’ve been teaching technically since 2000, at the behest of the members of the club that I was pledging (though I’d done some corporate training prior to that). I started to teach at other local groups, and then offered to present at Black Rose’s big event a year or […]

Aug 042012
Graydancer - Ninja Sex Poodle

How long have you been teaching That’s kind of a loaded question – I’ve been teaching in some capacity or other for pretty much since childhood, from Sunday school to Marine Corps Practical Knowledge to music lessons to dance & technology workshops at the University Level. But I started working in the Kink field around […]

Jul 092012
SPECTRA Interview with Kali Williams

1. Can you explain what type of coaching you offer? My focus is on relationships with a Dominant/submissive dynamic as well as those who like to explore “kinky play” at any level. I help couples and individuals discover what they’re really looking for out of these experiences and provide them with concrete suggestions on how […]