Romance, Erotica, Erotic Romance or Porn? (and what really is the difference?)

Once upon a time, Romance, Erotica and Porn were easy to tell apart. Romance, sold in your local Target store by well-known publishing houses, featured happily ever after stories and never mentioned a body part, except in euphemism. Erotica, romance’s dark twin, lived in the basement, where everyone was having a steamy, sexy romp. The Read More …

Help! I’ve been hit by the Amazon ‘Adult Filter! Now what do I do?

Hello gorgeous readers and fellow writers, I’ve only been in the erotica game for five seconds, and I’ve already felt the sting of the Amazon filter. My first ever series, a gay historical erotica series called ‘Lust On The High Seas’, was recently filtered. I had the first title, ‘Claimed By The Captain‘, running permafree Read More …