VOCATIV: After Backpage: Cash-Strapped Sex Workers Take Care of Their Own

Last month, Jane Woolf, a 35-year-old sex worker based in Western Massachusetts, was down to 41 cents in her bank account, relying on an upcoming appointment to make ends meet. Then her client, who…


INTO: Queer Pro Dom Yin Q On Consent, BDSM, and Telling Their Story in 'Mercy Mistress'

Yin Q takes their work home with them. The professional dominatrix (or "pro dom") says they live the BDSM lifestyle because it runs in their blood. "I rarely date people who don’t mix kink into their…