NSFW: I Went to a Book Release About a Broken Penis. It Was Awesome.

NSFW: I Went to a Book Release About a Broken Penis. It Was Awesome.

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There’s no easy way to say this: last night, I went to a book release party where the author recounts the tale of his broken penis. And it was incredible.   Here’s some context: Scott, the big boss, sent the editorial team a link about a book coming out, Broken Bananah: Life, Love, and Sex… Without a Penis by Ross Asdourian, certified hottie. Scott suggested we should cover it delicately, and I immediately bowed out because I’m not so delicate. Emily, one of our interns, pounced on it, did most of the research including finding out about the book release and planning an interview, …

NSFW: Your New Favorite Podcast Is ‘My Dad Wrote a Porno’

NSFW: Your New Favorite Podcast Is ‘My Dad Wrote a Porno’

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If you’ve been living under a rock for a while, or just been sleeping on podcasts, then you might have missed out on the best thing of all time: My Dad Wrote a Porno.   When British television director Jamie Morton discovered his father had started writing his own pornographic literature, the clear next step was a podcast. Debuting in 2015, each show is a chapter of the incredible and impossibly bad Belinda Blinked, written by Morton’s father under the pen name Rocky Flintstone (hilarious). Morton and two of his longtime friends, TV exec James Cooper and BBC Radio 1 presenter …

NSFW: What Goes Down at a Harry Potter-Themed Sex Party

NSFW: What Goes Down at a Harry Potter-Themed Sex Party

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Yesterday, I found one of the best op-ed pieces I’ve seen in a while on The Bold Italic, entitled “I Went to a Harry Potter–Themed Sex Party”. The author, who took on the pen name Luna Nymphadora, went to a Harry Potter-themed sex party, and the article itself is quite the ride. It’s (obviously) a little risqué, but hey, that’s what makes it fun, right? I fully recommend reading the whole article.   But just in case you don’t want to, here are ten excerpts, mildly paraphrased, to paint you one hell of a ridiculous picture.   1. My eyes widened as I …