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It’s Complicated

Loneliness & lust, arousal & romance, it’s a tangled web we weave…

Erotica by Secondhand Rose

Original erotic stories written by Secondhand Rose.

"She had already allowed her delectable lover to pluck that flower which, so different from the rose to which it is nevertheless sometimes compared, has not the same faculty of being reborn each spring." Marquis De Sade Thus, I am, Secondhand Rose.


"You don't know a woman until you have a letter from her." Ada Leverson



"Man is harder than iron, stronger than stone and more fragile than a rose." Turkish Proverb



"Illusion is the first of all pleasures." Oscar Wilde



"I'm too shy to express my sexual needs except over the phone to people I don't know." Garry Shandling

26th May 2015

What You Call “Moody” I Call “Facets” (What Rose Has Been Up To)

Like most seductive women, I’ve been called “moody” — but I really don’t mind. It’s society’s easy way of articulating the complexities of a multifaceted woman. One of the results...

05th Feb 2015
If the heavens ever did speak…

If the heavens ever did speak…

I continue to play this song over & over & over… Take Me To Church by Hozier. If you aren’t familiar with this song, here’s a version with the lyrics....

23rd Dec 2014

I Don’t Always Femdom, But When I Do…

I spotted this vintage Hamilton Beach mixer shopping in a local antique mall & when I read all the speed settings, I had quite a giggle! I don’t always dominate...

25th Oct 2014

Ain’t Too Proud To Beg?

I’d like to thank Little John for turning me onto this Tracy Chapman tune — and then sending me the entire digital LP. I’d heard Fast Car before, of course,...

22nd Oct 2014

We’re All Freaks

I am an absolute freak over the series American Horror Story. I. Just. Adore. It. (Those of you who know me, know I will not take calls during the show....

21st Oct 2014

Forgive me Father, For I Have Sinned

Forgive me Father, for I have sinned. It has been nearly two months since my last blog confession. These are my sins: #1 I was interviewed at Sarah’s website. (UPDATE:...

20th Aug 2014

I Don’t Normally Do This, But…

Those of you who know me know that I rarely share any photos of myself. In fact, I have not done anything like this since the old Half-Nekkid Thurday posts...

19th Aug 2014

“Yes, I Do”

Something about Jim Stafford‘s voice… Mmmm I remember when Mary Lou Said, “you want to walk me home from school?” Well, I said, “yes, I do”

15th Aug 2014

He Forgot That Love…

He forgot that love, which is a madness, and a scourge, and a fever, and a delusion, and a snare, is also a mystery, and very imperfectly understood by everyone...

11th Aug 2014

Caution: Rose At Play

I found this little image today & thought the random selection of poetry magnets pretty interesting! It reads, “Rose play gift trap” — but how can gifts be a trap?...

09th Aug 2014

Reading Companions

At the request of a few callers and clients, I started making a reading list. But then I got lost in the stacks… Yes, I have stacks at my house....

10th Jun 2014

I Can’t Let Sleeping Kelpies Lie

I may be giving up all my time playing Candy Crush Saga — because now I have a new time-wasting game to play called Diamond Digger Saga. Yes, I like...