This month Chelsea interviewed Rebecca E. Blanton aka Auntie Vice. They talk about how it’s easier to be a smutlancer than an academic or politician. They also talk about a kinky conversation they had with a political associate.
The Smutlancers: Writing about sex and getting paid to do it
Trying to make money as an erotic author? Calliope (they/them) puts together a list of different submission opportunities each month — some with deadlines and others that are always looking for new stories. Take a look at the round-up for August 2021!
This month the Smutlancer Spotlight focuses on none other than the uniquely talented writer and activist Quinn Rhodes (he/him). The interview includes discussion about trans-inclusivity, mental health, disability, and how it informs his smutlancing journey. Check it out!
You don’t have to write a sex toy review to write about a sex toy. In fact, thinking creatively about how to share your experience (good or bad) with a product will not only help your readers, it may help you rank in search, too. Not sure what your options are? Girl on the Net (she/her) shares a few ideas!
This month, Chelsea Hamlet (she/her) interviewed none other than Orpheus Black (he/him). It was so jam-packed, we have a full video version so you can get all the gems we couldn’t fit in the article. Orpheus has been in the pleasure industry for over 20 years. He combines Buddhism with BDSM AND is openly poly. Check out our interview where we talk about his journey, spirituality, and much more.
Looking for a home for your sexy stories? Is erotica part of your smutlancing career? Calliope (they/them) compiled a big round-up of erotic writing submission opportunities — paid and unpaid. No matter your preferred style or genre, there’s something for you.