Month: July 2010

New Girl-Powered Galleries: For The Love of Girls Out West

Tonight I got the *best* email from Annie at Australian porn company Girls Out West: G’Day, We’re adding heaps of new galleries every week – the latest are cool funky feminine designs …. after all, there’s a real woman driving this bus, so you wouldn’t expect anything less ;-) . And I think that’s what…

Call for Submissions: Women – Describe Your Orgasms

Respected sex educator and internationally controversial performance artist Midori is seeking written submissions from women about orgasm, in your own words. As a writing project it sounds enviably exciting: she is looking for first-person accounts from women describing the experience, feeling and sensation of orgasm. I really hope to eventually get to read the results;…

Did You Know? Abby Winters Broke Up With Australia

Abby Winters is probably the widest-known Australian porn company; I’ve long loved I Feel Myself and Girls Out West: but they all they typify the non-porn-star, natural beauty and sex-postive, non-exploitative ethic that personifies how Aussie porn is seen by the rest of the world. Authentic amateurs, happy to be making porn because they find…

Getting hot sex, romance, keeping sex hot, making love work: even if we believe honesty is the “best policy” I’ve noticed that it seems like we seldom practice what we preach. It’s usually with good intent, but still… I’ve been giving a lot of thought as to why people feel they need to lie, both…

TLC’s “Strange Sex” Series Starts This Weekend

This goes on the growing list of things I want to see: on this Sunday July 18, TLC (cable channel here in the US) begins airing its six-part series called “Strange Sex.” Naturally I wonder what’s ended up in this category with slight trepidation that certain sexual activities falling outside the norm might get stigmatized.…