What is an escort really selling?

Back in 2012 — a long time ago in today’s tech climate — I wrote that we’d have realistic sexbots by around 2017. These robostitutes won’t necessarily have human-level intelligence (that’s still another 10+ years away I think), but they’ll look, move, and feel a lot like real humans. In short, they’ll probably be good enough to satisfy most sexual urges … a lot of sex workers will probably lose their jobs. Continue reading

Can escorts avoid falling into cynicism?

One of the standard hazards of the job when you’re an escort is becoming cynical about life and the people in your world. Unfortunately, cynicism is one of the most common traits that escorts (especially seasoned ones) share across the board. That general mistrust of others and their motives damages an escort’s ability to have faith, hope and compassion for others. Continue reading