I Did Sex Work to Make Money—and Find Real Intimacy With Men
One in eight trans women have done sex work as a source of income; one in five, for food or shelter. Some of us have looked for real human connection there, too.
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
My Week as a ‘Stunt Cock’
You learn a lot about masculinity when you try having sex for money.
Student Sex Workers Reveal the Problems They Face at Uni
A growing number of students in the UK are turning to sex work to support themselves financially, but universities still haven't learned how to support sex workers.
A Dominatrix Reviews ‘Bonding,’ Netflix’s Show About a Dominatrix
Mistress Blunt, a real-life dominatrix for the last nine years, gives her review of Bonding, a new Netflix series about being a domme.
We Asked a Man Who Pays Women For Used Underwear: Why?
Consider all your questions about panty sniffing answered.
How Online Sex Work Is Changing Singapore's Red Light District
The streets of Geylang are less seedy, but is that a good thing?
The Anonymous Lives of Phone Sex Operators
Talking intimacy, secrecy and the tricks of the trade with the women whose voices have soundtracked thousands of orgasms.
Why British Sex Workers Will Keep Pushing for Full Decriminalisation
We spoke to The English Collective of Prostitutes about their new 'Make All Women Safe’ campaign, which takes aim at legislation that coerces women into working alone.
Cam Models Tell Us How Much Money They Are Really Making
Cammers tell us about their startup costs, hours and how much they make getting naked for strangers.
I Didn’t Have My First Orgasm Until After I Quit Sex Work
I was making a hell of a lot more than my friends working at Glassons but I didn't find pleasure until I learned to let my guard down.
As told to Robecca Leyden
I Spent Months in the Parts of Lisbon the Government Tries to Hide
Intendente is one of the trendiest neighbourhoods in Lisbon. But far away from the tourists, another reality exists.
Common Misconceptions, Answered
Common Myths About Porn, Debunked by a Porn Performer
"I love having fun on set. Can you imagine having sex in a way you really enjoy, with your full consent, and not responding like it’s positive? Also, you can’t fake a squirting orgasm."