Aaarghh! I heard a scream just as I walked out of the small room after my last session and saw Milena rush out of the foyer and into the back room. Fairy was sitting on the couch with a slightly stunned expression. I looked at her questioningly, but she just stared after Milena. I shrugged […]Read more "What Belongs Where"
One evening I took on a 2-hour session with one of the more talkative parlor regulars. He had called in earlier that day to book the back room with the largest whirlpool, since that was his favorite part of our service offer—soaking in warm, bubbly water for hours and chatting with the masseuse. Sometimes he […]Read more "The End of Commercial Sex"
“Fear is not in the habit of speaking truth; when perfect sincerity is expected, perfect freedom must be allowed; nor has anyone who is apt to be angry when he hears the truth any cause to wonder that he does not hear it.” (Tacitus) Many people who choose to sell erotic services find themselves struggling […]Read more "Anonymity and Destigmatization"
There were always guests who made very odd entrances and left even odder impressions. I figured it was either because they weren’t very well-versed in the erotic business and were just nervous or because they were arrogant or just creepy. Every now and then someone would stumble into the parlor who had never been there […]Read more "Gawkers and Loiterers"
Coming from an upper-middle class household in the north of Poland, Kiara was the child of fiercely ambitious business people. She was 21 when she finished her first university degree in media studies in Poland, and like many Polish women, her choice to move to Germany was economically motivated. As a naturally curious and erotic […]Read more "Sincerely Superficial"
There are rumors that red light work attracts students (which is also kind of a cliché—young, curious female students doing sex work to pay their way through school), but apart from myself, the only other student I had ever met working in erotic massage was Liane, a young woman in her late twenties who joined […]Read more "Curiously Studious"
“Oooo…it’s Jean-Pierre again!!” she would squeal with delight whenever her favorite regular called in to book an appointment with her. Emily was quite open about her affection towards her regulars, although she never gave the impression that she was looking for anything serious from a particular guest. She just liked to flirt a lot and […]Read more "Snow Vixen"