Club Awakening!

New to kink? Not new but want to brush up on skills or just enjoy a play party with fresh energy? CLUB AWAKENING is what you’re looking for! Club Awakening is a party that was designed for newbies in the BDSM scene. It’s been a monthly party since March 2016 at Sanctuary LAX. This party includes 4 set tasting booths plus one surprise booth each month. The set booths are … [Read more...]

Subculture Allure: Chapter 6, The Hunt; Part 2

Dinner was served and went well. The various Masters in the room examined all of us while we served them. While pouring their wine, a Master occasionally would touch a slave intimately to test her resolve to keep performing her task.  After dinner, the Masters moved to the den where they began smoking, drinking coffee and various alcoholic drinks. I oversaw the coffee … [Read more...]

Mmmph! Or the actual effectiveness of gags

You've seen in dozens of times in mainstream movies and television. The thin strip of cloth tied between a bound damsel's lips, a thicker one tied across them. Or perhaps instead it's the single strip of duct tape placed gently across their mouth, barely held in place, as if an errant breeze could waft it away. Or in these modern, edgy times, perhaps it's a tiny rubber ball … [Read more...]


As 2019 winds down to its inexorable close, I would like to wish all of the family – from the staff to our readers and followers -- a Happy New Year and trust that 2020 will be your best year ever. Once again, tradition demands that I offer some resolutions for 2020 – and no clickbait!  These are just suggestions; obviously, you should pick those that you … [Read more...]

Rika’s Lair-Autonomous Submissives

I hope you have been enjoying Rika’s Lair, my monthly column dedicated to thoughts and experiences regarding power dynamics in Service-Oriented D/s relationships. Look up “Ms. Rika” in the search box for links to all of my articles in KinkWeekly!  This week, I was looking through articles on autonomous vehicles and started to think about my submissives. Strange correlation, … [Read more...]