Category Archives: Geekdom

Dancing with joy

I haven’t been shy about my nerdiness and in case you have any doubt of my sincerity, I have been dancing with nerdjoy all day. Why, you ask? The second trailer for the upcoming Star Wars sequel, The Force Awakens, premiered … Continue reading

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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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My Favorite Things: Halloween Edition

As you read this, I’m on my way to Los Angeles for the holiday to attend the West Hollywood Halloween party! Very excited about this! Halloween/Samhain and El Dia de los Muertos are the holidays I enjoy the most. I … Continue reading

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Keeping It Real

I’ll tell you right now, this isn’t about the demimonde. So feel free to check out now if that’s your only interest. I’ve had an article saved on my desktop for almost a year now, always meaning to write about … Continue reading

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I’m going to sound like a hipster saying this, but I was a geek girl long before it was ‘cool’ or ‘sexy’ and certainly before it became the new darling of some rather half-baked feminist pop culture ‘critiques’. I am unapologetic … Continue reading

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