Category Archive: Books and Authors I Love

Emmanuelle de Maupassant – Highland Pursuits

Emmanuelle de Maupassant recently launched her saucy 1920s comedy romance romp ‘Highland Pursuits’. Like her Gentlemen’s Club, which explores the hypocrisy of Victorian society and restrictions placed upon women, ‘Highland Pursuits’ focuses on… Continue reading

James Lear: the history-based erotica

I have been wanting to write this post for quite a while now, and now seems like a good time, as I find myself reading yet another one of the novels by one… Continue reading

Guest Author: Ian Smith

Once again, I am delighted to welcome Ian Smith to my blog, this time to discuss a whole array of topics, from publication and writing to all manner of ‘behind-the-scenes’ goodies about Ian… Continue reading

House of Holes – Nicholson Baker

After I wrote about Georges Bataille’s Story of the Eye, I ended up having various discussions, both publicly and privately, about its bizarre nature and just where it left our own views over… Continue reading

Story of the Eye – Georges Bataille

Georges Bataille’s Story of the Eye was one of the earliest novels I devoured when I decided to read erotica ‘seriously’ and first drew up my list of books I thought I should… Continue reading

Heathcliffe, my Heathcliffe!

I said in “Books and Authors I Love #1” that I would share something which had a massive impact on me when I first encountered it. And, to be absolutely honest, it still does.… Continue reading

Seduce my Mind…

I don’t know about you but, as a rule, I am a voracious reader (of all things erotic, and a whole lot of other work besides). So I have decided to create a… Continue reading