Category: Kinky Sex Ed

Aaron Laxton is an HIV activist and “Mama’s Kinky Educator.” Follow him on Twitter at @aaronlaxton. He serves on the Community Advisory Board for the AIDS Clinical Trials Group as well as the Community Scientific Sub-Committee. He lives in St. Louis and his column runs monthly.

Kinky Sex Ed: A Leather Manifesto

We have reached that time of year that some affectionately term as “contest season.” For the months leading up to Memorial Day there will be leather contests all around the world funnel into the “main event” the most Holy of Holies in our community, International Mr. Leather. Our community gathers at nightclubs and bars “titleholders”…

Kinky Sex Ed: Thank you Chuck!

This writer wanted to take a moment to say “Thank you, Chuck Renslow.”  Sunday evening Chuck took to the stage to speak to those who were in attendance as well as those who were not in attendance at the International Mr. Leather 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. As a community we have come to eagerly await the…

Kinky Sex Ed: Is Leather Dead?

I was diagnosed with HIV on June 6, 2011 and it was without doubt something that would forever change who I was and my path in life. October of that same year would find me donning leather and for the very first time taking the stage for Mr. Midwest Leather in St. Louis, Missouri. Who…

Kinky Sex Ed – What Are You Proud Of?

proud (proud) adj. proud•er, proud•est 1. Feeling pleasurable satisfaction over an act, possession, quality, or relationship by which one measures one’s stature or self-worth:proud of one’s child; proud to serve one’s country. 2. Occasioning or being a reason for pride: “On January 1, 1900, Americans and Europeans greeted the twentieth century in the proud and…