Archive for October, 2008

The Big Shift: My New Job

October 26th, 2008 at 11:42 pm

This is a polaroid portrait taken of me (and then scanned, old school) in the projectionist’s booth at the Eiszeit Kino in Berlin after the world premiere of Dacia’s Love Machine this past Saturday at the Berlin Porn Film Festival. My days at the PFF this past week have been something of a last hurrah […]

Behind the Scenes at the Sex Blogger Calendar Shoot

October 20th, 2008 at 4:26 pm

This is the group shoot from the NYC sex bloggers calendar shoot, by Stacie Joy – don’t we all look adorable? Though I think I look plenty lovely in front of the camera (in my humble opinion), these days I’m much more eager to be behind the camera – video camera especially. During the shoot […]

Seven Facts

October 19th, 2008 at 10:50 pm

I’ve been tagged with this meme by both Bren Ryder and Catalina, so I’m giving in to the peer pressure. The meme requests bloggers to share seven facts (some random or weird) and then pass it on to seven more bloggers. I’m not going to pass it on but I do love reading this kind […]

Dacia’s Love Machine World Premiere in Berlin on October 25th

October 15th, 2008 at 12:13 pm

Dacia’s Love Machine is the story of a girl (me!) who has acquired a sex machine for review and then tries to get rid of it via Craigslist. As you might imagine, hilarity ensues. In the past month, the above six minute preview of my new short film Dacia’s Love Machine has been watched almost […]

Commerce, Activism, and the Frivolous World of Sex

October 10th, 2008 at 4:48 pm

After my post last week, Gracie Passette chimed in with an insightful piece called The Clash of the Sex Writers: Should We Stay Or Should We Go? She points out that none of the companies that employed the now laid-off sex writers had mission statements that have anything to do with sex, not to mention […]

The End of the Sex Writer?

October 3rd, 2008 at 6:54 pm

The last seven days have seen a major shake up in the conjoined worlds of sex writing and sex blogging. There’s been so much of a shake up that it warrants a bullet pointed list. *A week ago today, Tristan Taormino was fired from her Village Voice column Pucker Up, which she’s been writing for […]