Category: Press Release

October Press Release – The Erotic Literary Salon

Press Release for October 18th’s Erotic Literary Salon.

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring- Halloween Erotica by Gifted Author ApathyKiss, Along with Salon Erotic Readings from Attendees. Tuesday, October 18.

Tuesday, Sept 25, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière
email: PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max)
www.PhiladelphiaCulturalSalons.com – blog of all things erotica, Salon notices, guidelines.

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, Oct. 18.  Part of the evening will feature author Apathykiss, who has been writing and publishing erotica for over ten years. Currently she writes for Group MVP magazine, Myownlovestory.com, and the random anthology that tickles her fancy. She accepts all writing challenges and loves putting fantasies and desires into words.

Apathykiss’ featured reading will be a story that has a Halloween/horror theme with a few sexy surprises slipped in. Visit ApathyKiss.com for her blog and list of writings.

PHILADELPHIA: The Erotic Literary Salon, unique in the English-speaking world has launched a growing movement mainstreaming erotica. Salons attract a supportive audience of 40 or more individuals. Approximately a dozen participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken word performers of original works/words of others, the rest just come to listen, enjoy and applaud. Frances, our resident nonagenarian (94 years young) often recites her original erotica.

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. (limited seating), for cocktails, food and conversation. The event begins promptly at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10, discounted for readers, students, and seniors (65+) to $8. Salon attendees must be 21.

Creator of this event, Dr. Susana, is Philadelphia’s best-known sexologist. She lends her voice to the Salon by offering relevant information to support the discussions that arise in the Salon/blog.

“…surprisingly comfortable….Salon devotees praise her for the space she has created….”
“I think Susana is doing a very brave thing.”
Philadelphia Inquirer, February 10, 2010

“There are laughter and tears along with the hot rush of blood – to the face.
Daily News, March 15, 2010
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Press Release – Sept. 20, Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring- Members of a Connecticut Poetry Performance Troupe

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring- Members of the Connecticut Poetry Performance Troupe- Shijin, Along with Salon Erotic Readings from Attendees. Tuesday, Sept. 20.

Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière
email: PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max)
www.PhiladelphiaCulturalSalons.com – blog of all things erotica, Salon notices, guidelines.

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, Sept. 20.  Part of the evening will feature three Connecticut poets, all members of the poetry troupe Shijin. They will be presenting a performance of original seamless (erotic) poetry, a unique performance style that can only be appreciated in person. A fiction comedic erotic piece will also be presented.

Robin Elizabeth Sampson is a poet, writer (erotica and otherwise), and blogger with more ideas than time for. Two of her erotic poems were finalists at the 2010 Seattle Erotic Arts Festival. Her erotica persona blogs at  http://erobintica.blogspot.com/

Faith Vicinanza, recipient of the 2003 Connecticut Commission on the Arts Advocates for the Arts Award, published poet, grandmother of 11, amateur photographer, and Information Security and Risk Management Consultant by day which pays the bills.

Mad Mar (Mistryel) Walker: a  painter, poet, performer, a 2011 National Slam poet, singer-songwriter & former editor of Bent Pin Quarterly – blogs at: http://puzzleddragon.wordpress.com/

PHILADELPHIA: The Erotic Literary Salon, unique in the English-speaking world has launched a growing movement mainstreaming erotica. Salons attract a supportive audience of 50 or more individuals. Approximately a dozen participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken word performers of original works/words of others, the rest just come to listen, enjoy and applaud. Frances, our resident nonagenarian (94 years young) often recites her original erotica.

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. (limited seating), for cocktails, food and conversation. The event begins promptly at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10, discounted for readers, students, and seniors (65+) to $8. Salon attendees must be 21.

Creator of this event, Dr. Susana, is Philadelphia’s best-known sexologist. She lends her voice to the Salon by offering relevant information to support the discussions that arise in the Salon/blog.

“…surprisingly comfortable….Salon devotees praise her for the space she has created….”
“I think Susana is doing a very brave thing.”
Philadelphia Inquirer, February 10, 2010

“There are laughter and tears along with the hot rush of blood – to the face.
Daily News, March 15, 2010
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Tree of Life – Klimt

Aug. 16, Press Release – Jeremy Edwards & Helia Brookes

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring – erotic-fiction authors & couple Jeremy Edwards & Helia Brookes, Along with Salon Erotic Readings from Attendees. Tuesday, Aug 16.

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière 215-840-5830
email: PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max)
www.PhiladelphiaCulturalSalons.com – blog of all things erotica, Salon notices, guidelines.

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, Aug. 16.  Part of the evening will feature two erotic-fiction authors who have been a married couple for over a quarter century, Jeremy Edwards and Helia Brookes. Widely published author Edwards, whose work has been described as “witty, charming, intelligent, raunchy, and wildly arousing” and whose erotocomedic novel Rock My Socks Off was released last year, returns to the Salon to read from his short stories. http://www.jeremyedwardserotica.com/

Brookes, who has been writing erotica for several years and has been published both online and in print, makes her Salon debut this month. She will be reading her story from the recently published collection Gotta Have It. One copy each of two new anthologies containing stories by Helia and/or Jeremy—Gotta Have It and Nice Girls, Naughty Sex—will be given away in the course of the evening. http://heliabrookes.blogspot.com/

Helia will lead a discussion about the challenges of making time to write, revise, and submit when writing erotica is important to you but not always a top priority. This talk will be held at the end of the Salon for erotica writers and those interested in becoming writers.

PHILADELPHIA: The Erotic Literary Salon, unique in the English-speaking world has launched a growing movement mainstreaming erotica. Salons attract a supportive audience of 50 or more individuals. Approximately a dozen participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken word performers of original works/words of others, the rest just come to listen, enjoy and applaud. Frances, our resident nonagenarian (94 years young) often recites her original erotica.

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. (limited seating), for cocktails, food and conversation. The event begins promptly at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10, discounted for readers, students, and seniors (65+) to $8. Salon attendees must be 21.

Creator of this event, Dr. Susana, is Philadelphia’s best-known sexologist. She lends her voice to the Salon by offering relevant information to support the discussions that arise in the Salon/blog.

“…surprisingly comfortable….Salon devotees praise her for the space she has created….”
“I think Susana is doing a very brave thing.”
Philadelphia Inquirer, February 10, 2010

“There are laughter and tears along with the hot rush of blood – to the face.
Daily News, March 15, 2010
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Press Release The Erotic Literary Salon Reader/Burlesque/Cello Music

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Presenting – Wickedly Tantalizing Prose by Sistah J.R. Nate, Burlesque entertainer Eris Vayle, and cellist, compose, and evocateur Daniel Sperry, Along with Salon Erotic Readings from Attendees. Tuesday, July 19.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière
email: PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max)
www.PhiladelphiaCulturalSalons.com – blog of all things erotica, Salon notices, guidelines.

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, July 19.  The gifted writer Sistah J.R. Nate will deliver her “kinky and taboo” stories in her special tantalizing prose style, always leaving her audiences wanting more. Daniel Sperry, world class cellist will share his original music and the poetry of Rumi, Kabi, Mary Oliver, and others. www.cellomansings.com The freelance Burlesque dancer, Eris Vayle will close the evening with an exotic performance.

PHILADELPHIA: The Erotic Literary Salon, unique in the English-speaking world has launched a growing movement mainstreaming erotica. Salons attract a supportive audience of 40 or more individuals. Approximately a dozen participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken word performers of original works/words of others, the rest just come to listen, enjoy and applaud. Frances, our resident nonagenarian (94 years young) often recites her original erotica.

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. (limited seating), for cocktails, food and conversation. The event begins promptly at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10, discounted for readers, students, and seniors (65+) to $8. Salon attendees must be 21.

Creator of this event, Dr. Susana, is Philadelphia’s best-known sexologist. She lends her voice to the Salon by offering relevant information to support the discussions that arise in the Salon/blog.

“…surprisingly comfortable….Salon devotees praise her for the space she has created….”
“I think Susana is doing a very brave thing.”
Philadelphia Inquirer, February 10, 2010

“There are laughter and tears along with the hot rush of blood – to the face.
Daily News, March 15, 2010
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