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Midori is an artist, educator, and writer about sexuality whose books include The Seductive Art of Japanese Bondage, Master Han's Daughter, and Wild Side Sex: The Book of Kink. Links to her classes, blog, and other writing can be found at PlanetMidori.com.

In addition to her other activities, Midori is a roadie volunteer in the 2010 AIDS LifeCycle, a 7-day, 545-mile bicycle ride between San Francisco and Los Angeles. If you want to pledge money to help the fight against AIDS, please go to Midori's LifeCycle page here.

 

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Midori, September 28th, 2010
Some sort of a shift is happening in the general social consciousness about women and kink. For a change, it seems to be a good shift this time. Albeit a small sampling, my travels and teaching...
Midori, September 15th, 2010
What do you see when you look at the world through the eyes of another gender? What’s revealed in the process of shifting between the masculine, feminine or all the other gender variants? With many...
Midori, August 31st, 2010
As the crappy economy drags on like one long horrible cock-block, the sexually adventurous are devising smarter ways to get more out of their pleasure bucks. Many are being choosy about which local...
Midori, August 17th, 2010
Are you a good sexual citizen of the world? Yes, I believe we can be better sexual citizens—and it has nothing to do with how accomplished of a bedroom performer you are or how cultured (or...
Midori, August 3rd, 2010
What makes a person sexy? Are you sexy? Are you already sexy and know it—or don't know it? If you believe yourself to be sexy, how can you be certain? Do you have the potential to be sexy?...
Midori, July 16th, 2010
Lube is your friend. Lube can make all sorts of sex and sensual play better. If you're not using lube now, or if your current lube is just ho-hum, go out and try something new. It's probably the...
Midori, July 2nd, 2010
What's so bad about "vanilla" sex? In the various kink milieus that I slink about in, I constantly hear the term "vanilla sex" used with the same tone commonly associated with describing symptoms...
Midori, February 5th, 2010
A deep crimson-colored soundproof room with a bed large enough for six, every imaginable bondage furniture and more than enough space to swing a cat... How's that for a lunch break get-away in the...
Midori, June 9th, 2010
On Day 4 of AIDS/LifeCycle, Midori reports from the halfway point between San Francisco and Los Angeles and talks with "The Brownie Lady," an unofficial supporter of the ride who made at least 2,...
Midori, June 8th, 2010
Continuing from the first part of her report on yesterday's ride, Midori talks about how the AIDS/LifeCycle cyclists and roadies were welcomed by the people of Bradley, CA (pop. 120), and helped...
Midori, June 8th, 2010
This year, Midori is allowing CarnalNation to publish her audio reports about the 2010 AIDS/LifeCycle, which she records on her cell phone. On the morning of day 3, Midori reports on the previous...
Midori, May 28th, 2010
Leather, fur, gloves, shoes, soft things, latex, bunny like things, matters octopi, zentai suits, and scent of saffron, oh my! Sensual poly fetishist—that best describes my erotic sense appetites...
Midori, May 7th, 2010
I want a better way to get off. Don’t you think sex toys could be so much better? It’s been over thirty years since the venerable and much-loved Hitachi Magic Wand was introduced. The classic...
Midori, April 23rd, 2010
Are other people getting hotter sex and kinkier adventures than you? It sure seems like it from all the posts and activities on the various sites. Kink and sexuality social networking sites are...
Midori, March 19th, 2010
Ah, Japan—the land of cherry blossoms, submissive geisha girls and tentacle Hentai sex on every street corner! Oh if that were only true….  So let's talk a bit about the realities and the myths...
Midori, March 5th, 2010
As spring nears and Easter closes in on us, our minds happily turn to things rising from the dead. And thus to Zombies—as Zombies are such a vernal motif for so many of us. In the spirit of...
Midori, February 19th, 2010
Now that you've polished up your babe-magnet online profile, as suggested in Part One, it's time to meet those hot women and get closer to making your fantasy a reality. First Contact: You're...
Midori, January 22nd, 2010
You've joined one of the Internet's many adults-only social networking sites, such as Match.com or Alt.com or one of the countless others. The place is filled with profiles of hot women and the...
Midori, January 8th, 2010
When you visit Japan, go to all the temples, gardens, theater and other tourists sights listed in your favorite guidebooks. Once you're done with all the high culture and G-rated, family-friendly...
Midori, December 28th, 2009
Are you preparing for a sexy getaway with your sweetie? Maybe you're heading off to AVN, or some kinky event like Dark Odyssey or the Fetish Fair Fleamarket, and hoping for some action. Airline...
Midori, December 11th, 2009
Karaoke. Karaoke in fetish wear—eight ex-pat internationals in leather, corsets, latex and evening gowns, crammed in a small imitation Chinese cave, just one of many such rooms stacked along and atop...
Midori, October 7th, 2009
I have genital and oral herpes—and I swear it saved my life. It sounds weird, I know, but it's true. I contracted herpes as an undergrad at Berkeley in the mid 80s. My boyfriend had a cold sore...