Articles tagged with: E_L_James

Whips, Ropes and ‘Kinky Fuckery’: What is it with that damned book!

published: December, 10, 2012 Categories // Arts and Entertainment, Opinion Pieces, Sex and Sexuality

Dave R: 60 millions sold and still going strong, Fifty Shades of Grey has caught the public’s imagination and opened their eyes to daring new possibilities in their sex lives. It’s a book for all sexes - but where’s the beef!?

Whips, Ropes and ‘Kinky Fuckery’: What is it with that damned book!

After seeing the very British E.L.James on a chat show recently and knowing straight away that if I saw her again on the street I wouldn’t recognise her, I became interested as to what all the fuss over ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ is about. The lady author is the absolute antithesis of sexy, sleaze kitten and could so easily be a kindergarten teacher and yet her book has apparently got half the women in the western world panting inappropriately in all the wrong places and at the wrong times