Sinners and Sharks: An Interview with Married Lit Couple Tiffany Reisz and Andrew Shaffer

Interview by Christoph Paul
I interview married couple, Andrew Shaffer and Tiffany Reisz, on writing, publishing, and who cleans their cat kitty litter.

Ranking the Gothic Lesbian Victoriana: Quick Reviews of All 6 Sarah Waters Novels

Column by Annie Neugebauer
Sarah Waters is known for her historical, LGBQT+, gothic romance and horror novels, but which is more of which, and where should you start? A quick review of all 6 will help you narrow it down.

What I Learned Being Mandy De Sandra

Column by Christoph Paul
How I became Mandy De Sandra and what I learned from writing Bizarro Erotica under a pen name.
Bookshots: 'Cartoons in the Suicide Forest' by Leza Cantoral

Bookshots: 'Cartoons in the Suicide Forest' by Leza Cantoral

Review by Gabino Iglesias
Bookshots: Pumping new life into the corpse of the book review

5 of the Weirdest Themed Anthologies To Ever Get Published

Column by Max Booth III November 30, 2016
You haven't lived until you've read an anthology about potatoes.
Bookshots: 'Sin-A-Rama' edited by B. Astrid Daley and Adam Parfrey

Bookshots: 'Sin-A-Rama' edited by B. Astrid Daley and Adam Parfrey

Review by Max Booth III August 8, 2016
A review of a book you probably should not be reading at work. Unless you work on a porn set, I guess.
'Space Raptor Butt Invasion' and the Other Hugo Award Finalists

'Space Raptor Butt Invasion' and the Other Hugo Award Finalists

News by Peter Derk April 27, 2016
Hugo Award finalists have been announced, and they include 'Fury Road', Neil Gaiman, and 'Space Raptor Butt Invasion.'

Kindling Love: 9 of the Strangest Erotic Stories on Kindle

Column by Peter Derk February 19, 2016
Pimp dinos, astronaut dinos, and other things non-dino: the weirdest Kindle erotica.

Dinosaurs, Billionaires, and Butts: The Top 10 Erotic Stories by Chuck Tingle

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky June 10, 2015
Tired of boring old bigfoot sex? There's a new king of the indie erotica scene.
Ohio Couple’s Photo used on “A Gronking to Remember” Cover

Ohio Couple’s Photo used on “A Gronking to Remember” Cover

News by Raine Winters May 4, 2015
This is a “gronking” they’d like to forget.

Let's Read About Sex

Column by Peter Derk April 21, 2015
How can a person get more comfortable reading about sex?

Storyville: Ten Sexual Influences That Really Work

Column by Richard Thomas March 18, 2015
Here is a list of ten sexual influences that I think work really well.

Book vs. Film: Fifty Shades of Grey

Column by Karina Wilson February 13, 2015
The inevitable adaptation of the publishing phenomenon hits theatres this week. Is it bad, bad-good, or good-good? How many beverages do you need to neck before viewing? Mistress Karina finds out.
Rachel Kramer Bussel

10 Questions with LitReactor Instructor and Erotica Writer Rachel Kramer Bussel

Interview by Rob Hart
Let's talk about sex! In a mature and adult manner, with Rachel Kramer Bussel, an acclaimed editor and writer of erotica who's leading a class on the subject for LitReactor.
Anne Rice's Steamy 'Sleeping Beauty' Coming to Television

Anne Rice's Steamy 'Sleeping Beauty' Coming to Television

News by Riki Cleveland
Televisia USA has acquired rights to Anne Rice's 'Sleeping Beauty' series.
School Teacher Steals Christian Romance, Sexes It Up

School Teacher Steals Christian Romance, Sexes It Up

News by Peter Derk September 10, 2014
An author claims that a schoolteacher stole her faith-based romance and turned it into an erotic tale.

LURID: Get Your Motor Running — Bad Boy Bikers in Fiction and Memoir

Column by Karina Wilson September 8, 2014
The FIFTIETH (count 'em) Lurid takes a look at America's fascination with outlaw biker gangs, from 'The Wild One' to the final season of 'Sons of Anarchy', which begins on TV this week.
Warren G. Harding's Harlequin-Worthy Letters

Warren G. Harding's Harlequin-Worthy Letters

News by Peter Derk July 9, 2014
After the expiration of a 50-year agreement to have them sealed, letters from former President Warren G. Harding to his mistress have been released.
LitReactor Book Club

May Book Club Selection: 'Good Sex, Great Prayers' by Brandon Tietz

News by Joshua Chaplinsky
May's selection for the LitReactor Book Club is 'Good Sex, Great Prayers' by Brandon Tietz.
10 Questions, Classes, Delilah S. Dawson, Interview

10 Questions with Blud Series Author and LitReactor Instructor Delilah S. Dawson

Interview by Rob Hart March 26, 2014
Delilah S. Dawson, instructor of our upcoming class BECOME A GOD, dishes on her self-publishing venture, her writing process, and celebrating a book deal by feasting on rabbit.

‘Good Sex, Great Prayers’: A Journey in Publication (Part 6: Pre-order and Print Copies)

Column by Brandon Tietz
'Good Sex, Great Prayers' moves out of the production stage and onto pre-order.
Anne Rice

Anne Rice Returning To The Erotica Scene

News by Nathan Scalia
Anne Rice to once again take up the pen name A.N. Roquelaure for her return to erotica.

The Do's And Dont's Of Writing Erotic Fiction

Column by Elissa Wald October 9, 2013
A list of ten tips for writing Erotic Fiction, by the author of 'The Secret Lives of Married Women.'

Cum for Bigfoot: A Sexy Self Publishing Success Story

Column by Virginia Wade June 12, 2013
Virginia Wade, author of the successful "Cum For Bigfoot" series, talks erotica, self publishing and the joys of ape-sex.

'Good Sex, Great Prayers': A Journey in Publication (Part 5: Editing and Beta Reading)

Column by Brandon Tietz
The first draft of the novel is now complete. So what's next?