Subtraction is Sexy.

Hi Love, you may be wondering what articles of clothing I’m going to ask you to remove…. alas, no. I’m not talking about a strip-tease. At least not today. The kind of subtraction I’m talking about has to do with intense, sweaty and heart-pounding … focus. “Creativity is subtraction.” –Austin Kleon This year I committed […]

The myth of EASE.

Ease in your business :: fact, myth or just another catch word to get you to sign up for stuff? Greetings Beguiling One! This is not what I had originally planned to send out today. But I keep hearing it and FEELING that it’s a conversation we need to have. EASE. Apparently we need it. […]

Falling in love with Dionysus.

At the still point of the turning world. Neither flesh nor fleshless; Neither from nor towards; at the still point, there the dance is, But neither arrest nor movement. And do not call it fixity, Where past and future are gathered. Neither movement from nor towards, Neither ascent nor decline. Except for the point, the […]

Dionysus + Apollo + Hermes: The Brothers of Pleasure

The sons of the Olympian high god, Zeus, Apollo, Dionysus and Hermes are masters of pleasure that can rival Aphrodite’s sensual delights. For Dionysus pleasure is a moonlit night of unbridled passion; for Apollo it’s a temple of balance and harmony; for Hermes it’s an opportunity to cross boundaries, acts of trickery and discovering new […]

A Pleasure Manifesto … Why I Love What I Do.

When I wake up in the morning I crave pleasure. Every day. I crave supernaturally sublime sex. (mostly every day) Where I fantasize that I have Dionysus between my legs … and his visage may shapeshift into my husband’s or another masculine idol who happens to capture my fancy at the moment. And after that […]

What I learned after 6 days of practicing Pleasure alongside 50 other entrepreneurs.

Last year I held a free 5 day class entitled Pleasure Yourself. I was a little nervous because I’d never done anything like it before. I had a few theories before the class began: The participants would experience extreme creativity after unleashing their sexual energy into their work and marketing. Their ideas, title and descriptions […]

Pleasure is unreasonable.

Pleasure demands attention. It refuses to be ignored. Pleasure is not patient, but always kind. Pleasure is non-negotiable. Pleasure seeks a place to be realized. It is seeking you. Pleasure asks for what it desires. Pleasure melts. Pleasure is stalking you. If you continue to ignore it, Pleasure will wither and die. Pleasure doesn’t care […]

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