Love Note

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

It has been too long since I have conveyed my love and devotion to you. Let me remedy that now: I adore you. I hold our community deep in my heart as a sacred space. [...]

Your Safety is My Top Priority

February 19th, 2017|3 Comments

Here in Leather and Kink, safety should be our top priority. So I appreciate a few minutes of your attention while I explain some of the lacking features of our culture. You can follow along with your listening ears, and your privilege left behind in your pocket.

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Northwest Leather Celebration is back!

December 6th, 2016|0 Comments

We are excited to announce that Northwest Leather Celebration (NWLC) will be held May 4-7, 2017 in Sacramento, California. Ownership of Northwest Leather Celebration has transferred to three long-standing community leaders and event producers: Erich, [...]

Leadership — and Buying a Ticket (LLC XX Keynote)

March 19th, 2016|1 Comment

(keynote address, Leather Leadership Conference XX, March 18, 2016)   For 37 years, my workplace has been the television industry, and trust me, it’s very industrial. Television employs about as many Americans as the firearms industry. In [...]

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IML & IMBB 2015 Class 37 Contestant Numbers Are In!

May 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

"The IML Home Game has done major work in procuring the contestant numbers for both the IML and IMBB 2015 class. Thanks to all of those who contributed to help get this list together! As the competition starts tonight, check out the IML Home Game group for statistics and "Super Bowl" style banter with some of the biggest die hard IML fans around! And without further ado, here are the contestants and their numbers:"

Leatherati Live From IML 2015!!!!!!

May 21st, 2015|0 Comments

"The Leatherati IML 2015 Team is eager to keep you updated with minute to minute coverage of all the contest portions. Also, something new for you to check out this year is The IML Home Game...."

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On The Road (Again) with Ms Toy

April 25th, 2015|0 Comments

"by Sarah Essex You will be hard pressed to pull up a BDSM video and not find a TAZapper. That annoying little device was the brainchild of Ms Toy (Sarah Essex) and for years she took it and a lot of other great items on the road to events under the TOY’s TOYS business name. The TOY’s TOYS roadshow is no more. Things change…."

E-Cigars: The Next Generation of Play

February 3rd, 2014|2 Comments

Written by Squeaker Imp (Steven Disney) Most of what happens in our lifestyle is based on the sensory of our environment. It only seems appropriate to open this article by setting such a stage. It’s a Saturday [...]

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