In the Flesh is a monthly reading series held the third Thursday of every month at the
appropriately named Happy Ending Lounge,
and features the city's best erotic writers sharing stories to get you hot and bothered, hosted and
curated by erotic writer/editor Rachel Kramer Bussel
(Best Sex Writing
series, Do Not Disturb, Spanked, Dirty Girls, etc.).
From erotic poetry to down and dirty smut, these authors get naked on the page and will make you
lust after them and their words. Themed nights have included True Sex Confessions, Revenge of the
Sex Columnists, GLBT Night, and Comedy Sex. Readers have included Laura Antoniou, Mo Beasley, Susie Bright,
Lily Burana, Jessica Cutler, Stephen Elliott, Martha Garvey, Gael Greene, Andy Horwitz, Debra Hyde,
Maxim Jakubowski, Josh Kilmer-Purcell, Tsaurah Litzky, Suzanne Portnoy, Sofia Quintero, M.J. Rose,
Danyel Smith, Grant Stoddard, Cecilia Tan, Carol Taylor, Veronica Vera, Zane and others. In The Flesh debuted
in October 2005. Contact rachelkramerbussel at gmail.com for bookings, press, or questions.
In The Flesh: Los Angeles.
“…writer and host Rachel Kramer Bussel welcomes eroticism of all stripes, spots and textures to the
Happy Ending lounge on the Lower East Side.,” New York Times
UrbanEye newsletter, August 15, 2007
email rachelkramerbussel at gmail.com for booking or other information or interview requests
True Confessions Night December 18th!
I'll have full bios and details soon (and I'm looking to round out the bill with a published memoir writer, suggestions welcome at rachelravenous at gmail.com) but for now, I can tell you you don't want to miss our latest True Sex Confessions Night. They used to be annual but proved so popular I'm doing one again!IN THE FLESH EROTIC READING SERIES
TRUE SEX CONFESSIONS NIGHT
December 18th at 8 PM
AT HAPPY ENDING LOUNGE, 302 BROOME STREET, NYC (look for pink awning that says "health club")
(B/D to Grand, J/M/Z to Bowery, F to Delancey or F/V to 2nd Avenue, http://www.happyendinglounge.com)
Happy Ending Lounge: 212-334-9676
Hear the latest round of our popular True Sex Confessions
—and share one of your own! Featuring Rachel Resnick
(author of the memoir Love Junkie
), Neal Boulton
(editor of Bastardlife.com
), Kiki T.
(astrosexologist for TheFrisky.com
), playwright Christen Clifford
(reading from (What I Know About) My Parents’ Sex Life
), and blogger Rex Sorgatz
). Hosted and curated by Rachel Kramer Bussel
(Dating Drama columnist, TheFrisky.com,
Editor, Best Sex Writing 2009, Spanked
). Audience members will have the chance to anonymously share their True Sex Confessions on index cards to be read aloud. Free candy and cupcakes will be served. Books will be for sale from Mobile Libris.
And of course mark February 19th (new date) on your calendars when the esteemed Susie Bright
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