The BDSM/Fetish/Leather community publication of record. Founded May 1987
This is leading into a letter from Von Tramel who has has something very important to say following my comments.
Almost everyone who has had the opportunity to attend an event emceed by Karen Ultra has heard the phrase, "This is why we can't have nice things," spoken by her on stage. It always comes as a point of humor and those in the room break out in laughter.
There are times when that phrase applies, but not a one-liner from a comedic emcee, but as a result of certain individuals stupid and inconsiderate actions.
Such was the case on Saturday night, October 11 or early in he morning hours of Sunday, October 12 in a private room at the Ramada Capitol Plaza Hotel after the Mr. and Ms Southeast Olympus Leather contest held during DomCon: Atlanta.
The practice of playing a Color Run prank where an unintended title sash, vest, medallion of other property is picked by a "friend" of the person who left said item unattended. A lot of this has happened in 2014. One of the pranks is to have everyone possible wear the sash, have it photographed so that it can be posted on Facebook.
By: Jaco Lourens
1. For those who don’t already know, please tell us about yourself and what your titles are.
Hi Jaco! Thank you for interviewing me as part of this very interesting project. I am not your average bear… I’m a sometimes warm and cuddly- and-a sometimes passionate and ferocious leatherdyke bear! I identify as a leather woman on a path of Mastery. Initially working with a Mentor to master myself, I am presently continuing to work on myself as I guide the development of four terrific leatherwomen that
The Leather Journal welcomes Erik Taylor as one of its commentators on Leather life. I met Erik at The 15 Association's Folsom Weekend play party in San Francisco. We've had several conversations on a wide variety of topics - some scene-related and some not. He writing style is comfortable and I hope our readers will find Erik's writing to be something they will want to read regularly. His writings will appear approximately once-a-month.
May 22, 2014 - I am a storyteller. When telling a story, one is often advised to start at the beginning and when they reach the end, stop. Yet I have learned,
Master Mike Zuhl of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Master Brandon Matheson of Toronto, Ontario, today announced the founding of the Drummer North America (DNA) organization and the launch of a new fetish/kink contest weekend for gay men to be held February 2015. The announcement was made at the Leather Archives and Museum in Chicago, during American Brotherhood Weekend.
The inaugural DNA weekend will be held February 12–16 at the Flamingo Resort in St. Petersburg, Florida. The holiday Monday is President’s Day in the US and a provincial holiday in most of Canada.
Joining the established roster of men’s, women’s and