Writing

Safety, Sanity and True Consent

Understanding When Yes Really Means No Medium Link Photo by Bryson Hammer on Unsplash “To be trusted is a greater compliment than being loved.” — George MacDonald Trigger warning: Sexual trauma and rape is discussed Jennie whispered, “Yes, Daddy,” as she knelt onto the foot of her bed. She was completely nude, with a crosshatching of reddened skin across her back,… Continue reading Safety, Sanity and True Consent

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See Me, Hold Me, Love Me

The Politics of Receiving Love Medium Link Photo by Shahzin Shajid on Unsplash “The greatest thing you’ll ever learn is… just to love and be loved in return” — Nat King Cole We stood embracing each other, this beautiful lithe woman I adored in my arms, partially enclosed in the trench coat she was wearing. Beneath she wore only sheer… Continue reading See Me, Hold Me, Love Me

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Love Architecture

Applying the Lessons of Polyamory, Relationship Anarchy and True Friendship to Every Relationship Medium Link Photo by Crew on Unsplash “There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.” — George Sand I stood behind her with my arms wrapped around her waist, holding her close to me. Her hands rested on mine and the scent… Continue reading Love Architecture