Category Archives: Courtesanry

On Time & Companionship: A Dialogue

But, I just want to spend time to get to know you, for free. Why does that require money and screening? Besides, I thought “for time and companionship” was a euphemism for sex or smoke and mirrors? That’s what some of … Continue reading

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On Bigotry & Discounts

A colleague recently published a post that is full of bullshit. I won’t name her because I don’t feel like being that petty right now. My main pet peeve, before I even started working as an escort, is this belief that … Continue reading

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For Time & Companionship…on Twitter

Why the hell have I been blocked/muted from your Twitter?! If you’ve found yourself suddenly blocked by me on Twitter, here is the explanation as to why. And it really shouldn’t shock you unless you were counting on being the … Continue reading

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{Witty}

Oshun, Aphrodite, and other goddesses whose divine domains include sexual pleasure and some form of professional-spiritual sexual services are always described as “laughter-loving”. laughter can be a powerful turn-on and so it is appropriate for a Professional Companion to have … Continue reading

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{Truthiness}

Even though Stephen Colbert is the most recent and famous user of this word, and his unique definition of it (heh), it’s been in the dictionary for over a century. Personally, I’m trying to avoid using the word “authentic” or … Continue reading

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{Sapiosexual}

“But…she was naked and all, ARTICULATE!” -Malcolm Reynolds, “Our Mrs. Reynolds”, Firefly This is a term that has become much more popular in the past couple years. A sapiosexual is someone who is sexually aroused by intelligence. In a society that seems to … Continue reading

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{Refined}

“elegant & cultured in appearance, manner, or taste.” In short, you can take me out in public without the fear of my inability to act decently. Of course, I am no wallflower and I enthusiastically engage with others; but I … Continue reading

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