"The Goal of the Leather Life Photography Contest is to explore and exhibit the various avenues, and intricate ideals of the "Leather Lifestyle". This includes a raw exploration of an individuals view point of their life and of those that live in Leather. Photography brings an unspoken awareness, connection and insight into many journeys. "
"Janurary 14, 2015. Kingston, Pennsylvania.35 years after its first publication, the cult classic Mr. Benson is set to take a large step towards being reborn for a new generation! Under Executive Producer Hardy Haberman and FilmMaker Justin John Costello, a feature length film adaptation of the John Preston novel will be shooting a fund raising trailer within the next few weeks in Dallas, TX."
Check out the Erotic Awakening Podcast. Dan & dawn talk about topping from the bottom, and why it is a good idea.
PLUS they talk to Jazz about the International Person of Leather!
PLUS they talk about when to mix job and polyamory and kink and where does the authentic person lie?
PLUS Facebook goes mad; Big […]
When I was asked to review the new release “The History & Arts of the Dominatrix” by Anne O Nomis, my first thought was “ Oh god, not another book on being a dominatrix.” Over the last few years, the market has flooded with fluff about domination, BDSM and our lifestyle. Most of what I […]
Scheduled for February 24-March 1, 2015, the twelfth annual CineKink NYC will feature a specially-curated program of films and videos that celebrate and explore a wide diversity of sexuality.
Billed as “the kinky film festival,” with offerings drawn from both the independent cinema world and the adult, works presented at CineKink NYC will range from […]
This Month in Review│ November 2014
By Jakob VanLammeren, LA&M Archivist/Collections Librarian
It’s been a while since I’ve written about an average* month at the Leather Archives & Museum. Sometimes I feel a certain kind of writer’s block around the specifics of what I do here (I think there are moments where I get so focused on […]
"Leatherati has its own D-I-Y Calendar that community members can use to place their own events. You can even enhance your submission by submitting photos via email as well! If you are new to our site or have not yet used our Calendar Tab, here is a quick tutorial on how to place your event and let the world know what's happening in your area!"
Kinky Film Festival Invites Filmmakers to Submit Sex-Positive, Kink-Friendly Entries for 12th Annual Event!
October 15, 2014 – RAHWAY, NJ – CineKink – “kinky film festival” – is seeking films and videos, of any length and genre, that explore and celebrate a wide diversity of sexuality, for inclusion at its annual NYC-based event and subsequent screening […]
by J Baby
Okay, so this is one for the “stories that are only funny to you after the fact” pile. You know those right? We’ve all had them, right? So here’s one of mine. Several years ago I was a wedding, or a commitment ceremony, or a domestic partnership party, or whatever they used to […]
Since the release of my first book as editor released from Cleis Press in July, I’ve gotten many interesting inquiries during different times and at various appearances. At my reading, which took place at Charis Books in Atlanta, an attendee wanted to know how many of my stories was in the book. Another wanted to know if […]
by Master Michael S and slave angie S
“Let’s go to the UK if we become International Master/slave” I suggested to slave angie about a year ago. “It’ll be fun!” When we thought about Great Britain and Master/slave or kink in general, thoughts that came to mind were things like caning, Victorian lifestyles, rubber and strict […]
The 2014 CineKink Festival Tour kicks off with a one-night screening of sex-positive and kink-friendly films in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday, August 6. CineKink PDX will begin at 7pm with a screening of the shorts program, “Decade of Decadence,” followed by “Best of CineKink/2014,” at 9pm. All screenings will take place at the Clinton Street […]