Archive for November, 2008

Three Dynamic New Sexuality Education & Activism Sites

November 24th, 2008 at 3:41 pm

I’ve been obsessively following the developments in the world of sex information, activism and social media as I formulate my new media plan for the International Women’s Health Coalition. There have been a bunch of interesting projects launched in the past year that are aimed at youth – here are three that struck my fancy. […]

Sex Workers Do Harm Reduction (Video)

November 19th, 2008 at 11:45 am

Sex workers do harm reduction: II from PJ Starr on Vimeo. PJ Starr has been playing around with video as an activist tool for a while now – her work lives at Vimeo, a video site that a few other activists appear to be calling home as well. RH Reality Check, for one, has started […]

How to Tell Sex Bloggers Apart: Common Mistakes and Dead Giveaways

November 18th, 2008 at 1:01 am

Over the last few years, I have had numerous instances in which I have been confused for Rachel Kramer Bussel and Jamye Waxman. This happened a bunch of times on Friday night at the calendar party, so I decided to write a primer so you can tell the differences among us, once and for all. […]

2009 NYC Sex Bloggers Calendar Now Available – support Sex Work Awareness

November 17th, 2008 at 12:19 pm

Twelve of NYC’s most dynamic literary and sex positive women -writers, sex educators, film makers and ordinary women- have joined together in order to support Sex Work Awareness, an organization I co-founded that trains sex workers in media skills and educates the public about issues that affect people who work in the sex industry. We […]

Pictures! Berlin Porn Film Festival & Sex Bloggers Calendar Launch Party

November 15th, 2008 at 10:59 am

This morning as I was uploading pictures of last night’s Sex Blogger Calendar Launch Party to Flickr and Facebook, I realized that I never did a recap of my time in Berlin. I did indeed post pics from that week on Flickr but I did repost them here. So this post is proof of two […]

Three Years, Two Time Out NY Photos

November 13th, 2008 at 12:48 pm

In 2005, I was featured in Time Out NY for the first time. In their annual sex issue, the mag featured local porn and sex industry people, and I was one of them. There was a full page picture of me in the magazine, my first big ole piece of press in which I was […]

Sex Blogger Calendar Release This Friday!

November 11th, 2008 at 12:23 pm

This is the second of two videos I shot at the sex blogger calendar shoot at the end of September. It’s shorter, a bit sweeter, and shows a lot more of our outfits. The big calendar bash is this Friday, November 14th from 6.30-9.30 pm at The White Rabbit, 145 East Houston. There will be […]

43% of US Women Have “Sexual Dysfunction”

November 3rd, 2008 at 1:04 pm

There’s a new study that’s just been released that is reporting the above fact: 43% of American women have some kind of sexual dysfunction (SD). Here’s a snippet of an article about the study: In addition to asking the women standardized questions about their sexual health, the researchers used a Female Sexual Distress Scale to […]