Tag: Cleveland

OhioSMART Sunday School: Flogging Intensive, Jan. 21

CLEVELAND — OhioSMART is hosting another Sunday School class. The topic this month is Flogging taught by Arcane. From their Facebook event: Whether you are experienced or brand flogging new, this intensive is for you. We will start with the basics, and then start putting things into action. Arcane believes that understanding how a tool…

Leather Hall of Fame 2018 Inductee List

CLEVELAND — The Leather Hall of Fame honors and preserves the legacy of the extraordinary people and organizations that have significantly shaped the history of the Leather/BDSM communities worldwide since 1950. Each year, we induct three groups or individuals to honor their legacy. We are pleased to announce that the 2018 inductees are International Mr.…

November SMARTies meeting – Ground Work w/YourBotanist

CLEVELAND — Come join us on Sunday, November 5th from 2-5PM for a class on Ground Work w/YourBotanist. EVENT LINK Description: Ground Control to Major Tom – WTF Do I Do on the Ground? You have learned the complicated single column ties… double column ties… chest harnesses, futomomos, arm binders…but what next? Suspension might be…

Anti-LGBTQ fliers go up at Cleveland State

CLEVELAND — A flier encouraging LGBTQ students to kill themselves was found Monday at the main classroom building of Cleveland State University, local media reported. From News 5 Cleveland: The flier depicts an illustration of a man with a rope tied around his neck. It also gives statistics of what it claims are suicide rates among…

2017 Flea class list at OhioSMART

CLEVELAND — As promised, here are the classes & presenters for Flea 2017, in no particular order. Chocolate Milk and Tears: Dark Age Play (Tisiphone) Let’s frolic at the edge of age play. Let’s get dark and bring out all of the monsters from under the bed. We’ll cover different ways to make your age…

Ohio LGBTQ discrimination bill gets support

CLEVELAND — A bill that would add LGBTQ to Ohio’s civil rights protections got a boost on Monday, local media reported. State Rep. Nickie Antonio has tried six times to get House Bill 160 passed. It’s never made it out of committee, according to cleveland.com. But it got the backing of Ohio businesses this week.…