“Mommy porn” is how the best-selling paperback book Fifty Shades of Grey is being labeled by the media. With its erotic scenes, dom/sub references and details about BDSM, some argue that it’s hardly fodder for most moms, but it is a steamy read that may raise temperatures enough to impact and influence the escort industry. Continue reading
I dreamed a dream in time gone by,
When hope was high and life worth living.
I dreamed that love would never die. Continue reading
Many of us know the story of Oliver Twist, though far lesser of us have actually read Dickens’ classic book. A famous Broadway musical, several children’s books, multiple film adaptations and even cartoon variations have abounded in the 150 years since it was first published. While the main story lines each version—a poor orphaned boy gets into trouble with some criminals but eventually finds a good home—there is something dramatically missing in all of them that was a strong statement in Dickens’ original: Oliver’s friend Nancy was a prostitute. Continue reading