Adrianna Dane, Beneath the Pen

By WriterTess | Adrianna Dane is an author who writes about the sensual and the passionate. The world that exists behind the pen, in the mind of a writer can lead to a world of wonder.


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Mob Vengeance in 1891 New Orleans - Tempt Me Not...

Time travel with a darker twist. This is the basis for my erotic dark fantasy, Tempt Me Not," now on sale with other time travel romances at Amber …

SS Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, 1897 / Retronaut

SS Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, 1897 / Retronaut

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Your dog can tell from your voice if you’re happy or sad

New fMRI research shows that dogs’ brains are specially equipped to process human voices<p>This article originally appeared on<p>The quickly emerging field of canine neuroscience has just provided evidence for something most dog owners have long known: based on the tone of your voice, it …

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Paint the Walls: Inside the Wynwood Street Art Scene

Feature Story<p>Artists transform a neighborhood<p>into a sprawling outdoor gallery.<p>BY BENJY CAPLAN<p>She smells the paint and dried sweat before she sees …

Soundtrack Of A Photograph, Part 6

<i>“Tiocfaidh an samhradh agus fasfaidh an fhear<br>Tiocfaidh an duilliar ghlasar bharr na gcraobh”</i><p>“Summer will come and the grass will spring<br>And the trees …

When Hollywood Flirted with Porn: 1969, ‘Myra Breckinridge,’ ‘Beyond the Valley of the Dolls,’ & 20th Century Fox

The story of how 20th Century Fox’s Richard Zanuck and David Brown led the doomed charge in sexually adventurous cinema with a pair of disastrous movies—in 1969.<p>Slowly, once again, the movies are edging toward respectable triple-X fare that features such porn staples as penetration, ejaculation, …


Anaïs Nin on the Elusive Nature of Joy

Anaïs Nin (February 21, 1903–January 14, 1977) is not only one of history’s most dedicated diarists, but also a vocal expounder of the idea that keeping a diary enhances your creativity. She began hers when she was only eleven years old, originally as a letter to her father who had just abandoned …