The very articulate, very funny on Twitter and very much girlfriend of James Deen (even if she won't say it outright) porn star Stoya has given an extensive interview to Bijan Stephen at The Awl about sex, sex and more sex. That is her job, after all.
Writer Patricia Lockwood has written a poem over at The Awl called "Rape Joke." It is not necessarily funny ha-ha, but it is very moving: "The rape joke is if you write a poem called Rape Joke, you’re asking for it to become the only thing people remember about you."
50 Shades of Grey author E.L James' origin as a Twilight fanfiction scribe appears to have opened the publishing industry's eyes to other budding writers to be culled from fan forums and pop-culture niche websites. A 16-year-old UK teen named Emily Baker was just discovered on an online writing community Movellas by…
"She went to St. Lucia and became a drunk instead of a crackhead... I just have a thing for crackheads... When everyone is standing on the street and it's quiet, a crackhead will always talk to me." [The Awl]