South Plains Leatherfest – 2009

More event info.  Good to pass these along South Plains LeatherFest International Master/Slave Weekend 10th Anniversary February 27- March 1, 2009 Dallas, Texas > If you haven’t heard.. South Plains is going to be awesome this year in celebration of their 10th anniversary. They have a very impressive list of presenters featuring four BB family members,Continue reading “South Plains Leatherfest – 2009”

Attend BlackBEAT For Free This Year

Here are the details: Essay Contest & Scholarship Never attended a Black BEAT Conference? Playful Fashions, proudly announces it’s second Essay Contest Scholarship for one creative person to attend Black BEAT 09!  The winner will receive a general registration scholarship/package ( $150 value) to attend Black BEAT 09’s Caribbean Theme Conference, August 13-16 in Maryland. *PLEASE NOTE: Travel, Lodging, Ground Transportation, and all otherContinue reading “Attend BlackBEAT For Free This Year”

BDSM and Feminism

BDSM often gets a bad rap from feminists, particularly male dominants and female submissives.  Browsing WordPress today, I found an interesting article (through Feminist Philosophers) on Feminism and BDSM (link here). It’s taken me many years of unlearning mainstream power dynamics to understand and accept my own desire for fictional, fetishized ones. Despite this deliberateContinue reading “BDSM and Feminism”