Category: Wisconsin

News from the Wisconsin bear, leather and kink communities.

SWIPE-Madison – Doubt – Fri, Sept 9th @ 7pm

MADISON, Wisc. — SWIPE-Madison’s September’s meeting topic is: Doubt Are you really submissive/Dominant? Can you really handle being non-monogamous/monogamous? How did you get passed the questioning and doubt? What if your partner came to you questioning their position in the relationship, what would you do or say? How would you help them? There is no…

Pup Chomper wins Mr. Wisconsin Leather 2017

Mr. Wisconsin Leather 2017 Pup Chomper surrounded by the judges and tallymasters after his win. (Photo by Ivan Nunez) Photo and story by Ivan Nunez MADISON, Wisc. — Chad “Pup Chomper” Schuld became the new Mr. Wisconsin Leather 2017. The contest took place August 26-28 in Madison, Wisc. In its fourth year, the contest is…

SWIPE-Waukesha – Communication in Your Relationship – Sun, Aug 28

WAUKESHA — SWIPE-Waukesha’s August topic: Communication in Your Relationship How do you communicate with your partner or potential partner? What are your roadblocks to communicating with your partner or potential partner? What’s your communication style? What’s one thing you could/would do to improve your communication with your partner or potential partner? Feel free to bring…

SWIPE-Madison – The Fishbowl 2! – Aug. 12

MADISON, Wisc. — SWIPE-Madison’s August’s meeting topic is: The Fishbowl 2! Thanks to @Cataclyzmic (and The Conversation) for letting us borrow her idea. The Fishbowl is an opportunity to ask anonymous questions to the group. We still have leftover questions from June and we’d like to get through those as well as any additional questions.…

SWIPE-Waukesha – Problem Solving – Sun, July 24th @ 6:30pm

WAUKESHA — SWIPE-Waukesha’s July discussion: Problem Solving How do you problem solve in your relationship(s)? How do you problem solve in your Power Exchange? Can your problem –solving method(s) be different between vanilla relationships and Power Exchange relationships or is it different per person (not dependent on the type of relationship)? Feel free to bring…

SWIPE-Madison – Authenticity – Fri, July 8 @ 7pm

MADISON, Wisc. — Madison’s July’s meeting topic is: Authenticity (Inspired by a class presented by @MasterObsidian and @Hisnamaste) What does “being authentic” mean to you? How can you be authentic to yourself and others? How does it affect your relationship(s)? There is no charge for this location. They will provide us with a private room;…

SWIPE-Waukesha: Trust – Sun, May 22 at 6:30pm

WAUKESHA — SWIPE-Waukesha’s May discussion: Trust How do you gain/earn a sub’s trust? How do you gain/earn a Dom’s trust? How do you learn to trust your partner when playing together or when playing with others? Feel free to bring a snack to share! For location information, please contact cat_in_milw (smart phone owner) orSir_Wieland (He…