Monthly Archive: February 2006

Feb 28 2006

People Who Bought This Book Also Bought…

I was doing a variant on ego-Googling and checking the “people who bought this book also bought” feature for my two books. Amazon’s are really boring and predictable — people who bought “Paying For It” bought other books about sex work, and people who bought “Three Kinds of Asking For It” bought other Susie Bright …

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Feb 23 2006

On the Rhythms of Writing and Fucking Off

A few months ago, a good budding writer asked me for advice about writing. I gave her what I hope was good advice — but I had a recent revelation about how I write, one that I feel like an idiot about not catching on to earlier, and I want to share it with her, …

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Feb 18 2006

Dream diary, 2/18/06: Another Goddamn Wedding Anxiety Dream

I dreamed that Ingrid and I had just finished our wedding, the ceremony and the dinner and the dancing and everything were now over… but now we had to do it all over again. Because some of our guests couldn’t fit the first wedding into their schedules, we’d decided to have two weddings on the …

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Feb 13 2006

A seriously classy gig: Hastings Women’s Law Journal 2006 “Sex and Reproduction” Symposium

This is one of the coolest, classiest speaking engagements I’ve done to date. The Hastings Women’s Law Journal is having a symposium on sex and reproduction law this Wednesday… and because of my book “Paying For It: A Guide by Sex Workers for Their Clients,” I’m going to be on the panel discussing sex workers. …

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Feb 13 2006

The oddest interview yet

It was with RomanceJunkies.com. No, really. I was as surprised to be asked as you probably are to hear about it. But it seems that the world of romance novels and the world of erotica are beginning to overlap quite a bit. Romance novels are apparently getting more and more explicit — many of them …

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Feb 02 2006

Dream diary, 2/2/06: The Daily Show

I dreamed that the Daily Show was doing a week-long series about my new dresser drawers, including a four-hour special being aired tonight. I was irritated because I had sword dance practice tonight and was going to have to miss he special, and I didn’t want to record it — I wanted to watch it …

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