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+00:00September 3rd, 2017|Pain Processing, Performance, Risks, Rope, Rope Article, Rope Bottoming, Safety|1 Comment

BOUND September 2013

BOUND was an amazing eve to the London Festival of the Art of Japanese Bondage 2013. If you have not been in a while or have not been at all, you need to attend. The Flying Dutchman has completely transformed into a kinbaku haven nested in the London suburbs. An elegant stage, simple and effective [...]

By |2016-11-01T21:02:55+00:00October 17th, 2013|Event, Performance, Rope|0 Comments

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+00:00August 11th, 2013|Performance, Rope, Rope Article|9 Comments

Rome: WykD Dave and Wildties Intensive

I have found it difficult to write about some recent events, purely because they have been so overwhelming emotionally, with what we have learned and needed some time to sit back reflect and grow from each experience. With various shows and classes in America coming this week, I decided to kick my ass in gear [...]

By |2016-11-01T21:02:56+00:00May 12th, 2013|Event, News, Performance, Rope, Teaching|0 Comments

Aberdeen FET Weekend

When performing at Rope Date last year we were invited by The_Link to Aberdeen, Scotland, to perform and take part in their first peer rope workshop. The_Link and his partner KinkyxSam organise munches and events in the Aberdeen area with a team of awesome friendly people, they have an extremely welcoming and friendly approach to [...]

By |2016-11-01T21:02:56+00:00March 19th, 2013|Event, Performance, Rope|2 Comments

Rome: Otonawa

Feeling a little worse for wear after a wonderful weekend with some amazing friends, rope, emotions, wine, liqueur, shows, ideas and passion. We had the opportunity to spend some time with some great people this weekend, attend Otowaya Otonawa's workshop and we even managed to catch his show, which made me well up with tears. [...]

By |2016-11-01T21:02:56+00:00March 4th, 2013|Event, Performance, Rope, Teaching|0 Comments

Happy 2013!

Its already been a busy but wonderful 2013, unfortunately my blog has had to rest on the backburner for a few weeks.  Besides the day job I have been editing lots of new sets for a new rope website which combines shibari and Damsel in Distress on the one website. I am sure there will [...]

By |2016-11-01T21:02:57+00:00January 12th, 2013|Life, Performance, Teaching|3 Comments

Interview: Redsabbath

Redsabbath is a rope bottom, performer and teaches rope bondage with Riccardo Wildties, who she discovered rope bondage with. Featuring in the majority of Riccardo Wildites performances, images and undertaking the LuXuria project together they are taking on the world with their intense rope bondage performances, including a recent trip to Russia. As a former [...]