31st May 2018

“In Quest of Knowledge I Watched Night Create Day”

Social media, known for its brevity (which abhorrently includes neatly leaving out both context and creator credit), has once again lead me to do some research and go down a...

21st May 2018

An Embarrassing Correction of Mythical Proportions

I was lured into a blog post at Eros Blog – lured, as a girl typically is, by a sex story about a satyr. While Bacchus only provided a snippet,...

08th Feb 2016

Stories Of The Poignant & The Profane (An Interview With Me)

Awhile ago, another PSO was doing a little interview series which included yours truly. But it seems she has since removed the posts from her site, so I am posting...

06th Sep 2015

Haunt Hunt, But No Goth Cunt

I’ll admit a certain kinship with ghosts and legendary creatures — as well as those who hunt them. I have a fascination with the thin walls of this world —...

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....

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,...

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...

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....

02nd Apr 2014

Of Perfect Imperfections

If you’re reading this, you’ve found the new home of phone sex operator and erotica author Secondhand Rose. Hip-hip-whore-ay! The launch of this long-overdue new site announces my triumphant return...