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Positive Action for Consent

Positive Action for consent or PAC is an extension of the safety check myself and WykD_Dave have in place for when we play, I am sure there are many other who do similar checks during play. I wanted to write a bit more on it, particularly in relation to consent during play. Having a [...]

By | 2017-09-03T22:03:03+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|Pain Processing, Performance, Risks, Rope, Rope Article, Rope Bottoming, Safety|1 Comment

All Good Riggers Get Tied Up?

A point I work hard to deliver in my rope bottoming classes is that the bondage experience will be different for everyone and that this is okay. So many of us make judgements of self worth based on how much we can achieve compared to other rope bottoms. There seems to be a growing expectation [...]

By | 2017-02-06T01:47:16+00:00 February 6th, 2017|Rope Article, Rope Bottoming|0 Comments

Interview: Featuring Gorgone

How do you identify with Kinbaku ? Kinbaku started as a curiosity, quickly turned into a passion and became my whole life. 
This question makes me realise it became my environment to a point that I somehow don’t think about that question anymore. It is difficult for me to answer… 
Kinbaku is everything to me [...]

By | 2016-11-01T21:02:55+00:00 March 14th, 2015|Interview, Masochism, Rope, Rope Article, Rope Bottoming|6 Comments

Preparing for Rope

The success of your rope experience as a bottom is often dependent on your frame of mind, how you are feeling and how open you are to the experience. This is easier said than done at times. There are techniques you can use to assist with this and you might already do them. Just like [...]

By | 2015-01-03T15:05:24+00:00 January 3rd, 2015|Rope, Rope Article, Rope Bottoming|1 Comment

Connection

Connection is the new buzzword in the rope community at the moment, all the cool kids are using it. Sometimes taught as Ichinawa, a technique which is often taught with one rope to simplify things and break them down, but can be applied to all bondage. What is connective rope? Well, it's doing rope with [...]

By | 2016-11-01T21:02:55+00:00 November 9th, 2014|Risks, Rope, Rope Article, Rope Bottoming, Safety|0 Comments

Rope Bondage References

References are a valuable tool for keeping you informed, aware and safe when considering playing with others. I cannot recommend getting references enough, although they are often overlooked and not used enough when considering tying with new people. I think that rope tops should vet bottoms and bottoms should vet tops before playing, shooting, and [...]

By | 2016-11-01T21:02:55+00:00 May 4th, 2014|Rope, Rope Article, Rope Bottoming, Safety|0 Comments

Evaluating Your Rigger

Please see comments below for Italian translation. Translation by RedSabbath of Kinbaku Luxuria. Before you evaluate your rigger you need to stop and evaluate yourself. You are what will keep you safe, ultimately you can only rely on yourself. Know your body’s limits. You do not have to be an experience rope bottom to know [...]

By | 2016-11-01T21:02:55+00:00 October 26th, 2013|Rope, Rope Article, Rope Bottoming, Safety|1 Comment

Interview: Jack Whipper

A few weeks ago I posted an interview with Zahara, now you can read an interview from the other half of this amazing duo, Jack Whipper. Known for his unique style of performing, undertone of comedy and sadistic rope scenes, Jack Whipper shares his thoughts on rope bondage and how it began for him. Jack [...]

By | 2016-11-01T21:02:56+00:00 August 11th, 2013|Interview, Rope Article|1 Comment

Thoughts on Performance

I began writing about intentions of rope but it took its own path as my writings usually do, and this is where I have ended up. There has been a lot of comment and discussion recently regarding rope performance. I think there are some common factors why people do it, and some not so obvious [...]

By | 2016-11-01T21:02:56+00:00 August 11th, 2013|Performance, Rope, Rope Article|9 Comments

Interview: Zahara

To him she is Froggy, to you she is Zahara, one of the most eloquent and stunningly beautiful rope bottoms around. Tears and laughter are often expressed when she performs with Jack Whipper. Performing explosive sexual energy throughout their shows, this duo have a very unique style of rope bondage that you really need to [...]

By | 2016-11-01T21:02:56+00:00 July 19th, 2013|Interview, Rope Article, Rope Bottoming|1 Comment