April Adams

Stuff

How to Have an Open Relationship Without Annoying the Shit Out of Everyone

I know what I'm talking about, because in my personal life I'm a target for a lot of open couples.
April Adams
3.31.16
Stuff

A Sex Worker's Reaction to Zola's Epic Twitter Story About Sex, Trafficking, and Murder in Florida

This is how we feel about sex and race and money right now.
April Adams
10.29.15
Stuff

Sex Workers Talk About the Lies They Tell Their Loved Ones

The best insurance against being caught in a lie is that often, loved ones don't want unpleasant facts.
April Adams
10.26.15
Stuff

What It's Like to Be a Sex Worker Hiding from the Law

I'm an escort in New York so I know firsthand how strange and stressful your life becomes when you're outside the law and aren't able to call 9-1-1.
April Adams
9.1.15
News

Is Paid Sex Over Now That America's Largest Escort Website Won't Take Credit Cards?

The suddenness of the ban on Backpage.com and the confusion it has caused will hit the marginalized hardest. That could lead some workers into dependent relationships—exactly what law enforcement is most concerned about.
April Adams
7.6.15
Stuff

A Sex Worker Explains How to Talk to Sex Workers

I would be an ass if I didn't understand that sex and money are compelling subjects, but you would be an ass if you didn't understand that I don't want to be singled out as entertainment.
April Adams
5.20.15
Stuff

The International Escort Awards Is the Friendliest Party in New York

When you ask people to come along to the Escort Oscars, everyone says yes.
April Adams
3.27.15
Travel

How Does Mardi Gras Affect the New Orleans Sex Economy?

Hundreds of millions of dollars flow into the city for the annual celebration, but do sex workers benefit from that orgy of spending? I talked to some strippers and escorts to find out.
April Adams
2.23.15
Stuff

A Female Sex Worker Compares Notes with a Gigolo

I hired a male counterpart to see what the other side of the transaction looks like.
April Adams
2.18.15
NSFW

A Letter from a Sex Worker to a Wife About Her Cheating Husband

Despite what you may think of me, I offer a service that's discreet, uncomplicated, and a necessary ingredient in a lot of marriages.
April Adams
1.18.15