Speculative Erotica – Week 4 – Alternate History

What if? It's a question many of us have asked regarding many stories. What if *x* had or hadn't happened? What would have happened if this? If that? For some authors, they capture this 'what if?' in their stories. This form? Alternate History. Authors such as Margaret Atwood and Philip K Dick have embodied alternate …

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Speculative Erotica Week 2: Dystopia & Class Schedule

Week 2 is upon us! This week, as part of my 8-week Speculative Erotica Series, I'll be looking at the intersection of erotic and sexual themes in dystopian fiction, including:Classic dystopian titles and themes.Sex in dystopia.How sex-positivity is generally seen as an act of rebellion in dystopian worlds.How to intersect an erotic plot in a dystopian …

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Writing class: Speculative Erotica Week 1 – Cyberpunk. Thurs 20th Aug, 10PM BST/ 5PM EDT

For some reason, like an idiot, I've not been advertising my writing classes on my blog. So here we are! This week's writing class is part of an eight week series, looking into different subgenres in Speculative Fiction, incorporating them into Erotica. I'll be releasing a schedule in the coming week as to what's being covered …

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Group hug, everyone…from a distance

I'm a hugger. If you're comfortable, I will give you a hug and a kiss on both cheeks when I see you, ask how you and the family are doing, and tell you how good it is to see you again. But right now, many of us can't hug. COVID19 has turned our world upside …

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COVID19 Update: Full-time smutting and Writing Lessons for offer

Due to the COVID19 outbreak, I'm now taking all my work online. The prospects in my vanilla job, my primary source of income, have all but disappeared for the foreseeable future. And as I work on a casual contract based on mutual availability (it gives me the flexibility to build up my smutlancing profile) I …

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