I rather enjoy tending to the comfort needs of people when they are ill or in distress. Maybe that’s a mitzvah thing for me too. I also have a very short attention span, though, so I might not do well in the long term chronic situation — after a while I get a bit annoyed if my charges have not miraculously responded to chicken soup and Emergen-C. [Read more…]
I once pursued my mild but extremely titillated interest in BDSM by having a “session” with a very experienced dominatrix. She was an acquaintance from my social circle, and, as it turned out, a rather well and highly regarded member of the BDSM community on the national level, as a submissive, rather than a dom. She had apprenticed for years as a sub to a renowned dom in New York, for whom she travelled regularly around the country to various events. Our session, in the context of the above, was rather small potatoes for her.
Me, I was thinking more along the lines of an erotic encounter with BDSM fashion trappings. But in the spirit of adventure and exploration, I was willing to go along with whatever happened; I trusted she would not do any permanent damage. [Read more…]