A Cosmos of Desire: The Medieval Latin Erotic Lyric in English Manuscripts (Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Civilization)

Thomas C. Moser, Jr. explores the interesting physique of medieval Latin erotic poetry present in English manuscripts. His learn describes the highbrow and social context from which the nice erotic songs of the 12th century emerged, and examines numerous erotic poems, from college workouts to the great lyrics present in Arundel 384. He additionally illuminates the impact of neoplatonic philosophy in this poetry, explicating key neoplatonic texts and employing that evaluation in shut readings of erotic lyrics from an identical interval and milieu.
A Cosmos of hope will curiosity students of medieval literature in addition to experts in Latin poetry and philosophy. scholars of center English literature will locate that it fills an enormous hole in our realizing of English highbrow existence among the 12th and the fourteenth century. All Latin prose and poetry is translated, a few works for the 1st time, and the booklet is generously illustrated with images of the manuscripts discussed.
Thomas C. Moser, Jr. is affiliate Professor of English on the college of Maryland, collage Park.

Show description

Continue reading "A Cosmos of Desire: The Medieval Latin Erotic Lyric in English Manuscripts (Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Civilization)"

Amor: Amor y deseo según Isabel Allende: sus mejores páginas

By Isabel Allende

Atrévete a amar.
La gran narradora chilena escribe abiertamente, haciendo un guiño a sus lectores, sobre sus experiencias en el sexo y el amor.

«Mi vida sexual comenzó temprano, más o menos a los cinco años, en el kindergarten de las monjas ursulinas, en Santiago de Chile.» Con estas palabras, Isabel Allende inicia este compendio sobre amor y eros compuesto por fragmentos escogidos de sus obras, que esbozan a través de sus personajes los angeles propia trayectoria important de los angeles autora.

Si hay alguien capaz de describir con maestría, personalidad y humor los angeles naturaleza caprichosa del amor, es Isabel Allende. Esta recopilación de escenas de amor, seleccionadas de entre sus libros, son una invitación a sumergirse en los angeles lectura, soñar y sonreír.

Reseña:
«Un encuentro íntimo con una de las escritoras más leídas del mundo, que revela ese "misterio de lo prohibido" que está tan de moda.»
El Norte de Castilla

Show description

Continue reading "Amor: Amor y deseo según Isabel Allende: sus mejores páginas"

Bedtime Stories: A Collection of Erotic Fairy Tales

By Jean Johnson

All-new! Fairy stories retold with an erotic side, through the nationwide bestselling writer of the Sons of future sequence.

Jean Johnson sneaks among the covers of such vintage fairy stories as Beauty and the Beast, Puss n' Boots, and Sleeping Beauty, and refashions them into bedtime tales for adults purely. With shrewdpermanent gender twists, sizzling fetishistic turns, other-worldly wants, and explorations into forbidden territories, Bedtime Stories unearths a veritable backyard of sensual delights that offers new desiring to the time period "happy ending."

Show description

Continue reading "Bedtime Stories: A Collection of Erotic Fairy Tales"

Billionaire Romance Boxed Set: 7 Steamy Full-Length Novels

By Priscilla West

*Warning: includes particular scenes. 18+ only*

~470,000 words

AVAILABLE FOR A constrained TIME in basic terms! seize a replica earlier than this assortment is unpublished!

Five of the most well liked erotic romance authors current 7 steamy full-length novels that might go away you breathless...

The Sandstone Affair through Priscilla West

Julia Sharp is a headstrong enterprise proprietor. Mark Stone is a prosperous enterprise capitalist. whilst a challenge brings the 2 of them jointly, sparks will fly, sexual obstacles might be explored and neither of them could be the comparable again…

Bonds of charm through Alana Davis

Leon Christensen is tall, darkish, and tortured. whilst he comes into matchmaker Julie Facet’s workplace, it’s to discover him anyone to proportion his lifestyles with. Little do they be aware of, that their appeal to one another may well threaten their very lives...

Winner Takes All through Sherilyn Gray

Damien Taylor is the rich proprietor of Taylor Stables, one of many most excellent horse racing stables within the nation. whilst younger girl jockey Sasha Cormick wins the race of a life-time and captures Damien’s recognition, their passionate affair attracts a scandal that hasn't ever been obvious before...

Bound by way of destiny through Sherilyn Gray

Dove is a girl and not using a previous. bothered with amnesia and suffering to outlive at the streets, she occurs to get into the family of the enigmatic Victor Draper. while Victor makes her an indecent supply that she can’t refuse, will she be ready to provide him what he wants?

One final Dance by way of Angela Stephens

Sophie isn't really your standard dancer. One evening, she meets the guy that may switch every little thing for her. Henry Medina is tall, darkish, broodingly good-looking and all he desires is one dance with Sophie. whilst a dance turns into greater than a dance, will Sophie and Henry crash jointly, or will their ardour tear them apart?

His each contact by means of Harriet Lovelace

Courtney Bell inspiration she used to be going to have all of it. a contemporary graduate with an MBA from Stanford and a role provide to the distinguished Asgard Corporation--the international used to be going to be her oyster. yet years later, she's nonetheless caught within the comparable entry-level place she began in. disillusioned with company tradition and place of work politics, she walks into her annual functionality evaluate waiting for to be grew to become down back for a merchandising. What she does not anticipate is that her reviewer is the CEO, Vance Forster, and his plans for her expand a long way past an easy promotion...

His mystery hope through Alana Davis

Samantha Dubois lives in a bland, fluorescent, global of grey. Her existence as soon as had a lot capability and promise, yet now not anymore. operating as an underpaid and overworked temp at Strauss Engines, she struggles to get via each day. One fateful day, a couple of careless phrases out of her mouth ship her on a collision path with the rich, strong, and mysterious CEO of Strauss Engines, Alexander Strauss.

Show description

Continue reading "Billionaire Romance Boxed Set: 7 Steamy Full-Length Novels"

Women in Lust: Erotic Stories

By Rachel Kramer Bussel

Lust is pressing, overpowering, and powerful. whereas in actual existence readers would possibly not consistently act at any time when hope calls, in fiction, they could abandon the security of propriety to find lust and intercourse anywhere they locate them. The characters in Women in Lust could range within the gadgets in their lust, and the way they move approximately performing on it, yet what connects them is that natural impulse for a lover. occasionally he's anyone she is aware good, a boyfriend or a husband; in different tales, he's a stranger, and is fascinating accurately simply because he represents the unknown. no matter if gazing a lover taking part in guitar, going out for a smoke or just accomplishing an opportunity come across, those girls grab the possibilities offered to them, and enjoy the enthusiasts who train them approximately themselves, assisting open them as much as new sensual possibilities.
Table of contents:
 
Introduction: women Who Lust


Naughty concepts  Portia Da Costa
Guess  Charlotte Stein
Her, Him and Them  Aimee Pearl
Bayou  Clancy Nacht
Smoke  Elizabeth Coldwell
Bite Me  Lucy Hughes
Ride a Cowboy  Del Carmen
Queen of Sheba  Jen move
Hot for instructor  Rachel Kramer Bussel

Unbidden  Brandy Fox
Something to damage  Amelia Thornton
Guitar Hero  Kin Fallon
Odeto a Masturbator  Aimee Herman
Orchid  JacquelineApplebee
Cherry Blossom  Kayar Silkenvoice
Rain  Olivia Archer
The not easy approach  JustineElyot
Strapped  K.D. Grace
Beneath My dermis  Shanna Germain
Comfort nutrients  Donna George Storey

Winner of IPPY (Independent writer) Bronze Award for Erotica

Show description

Continue reading "Women in Lust: Erotic Stories"

Caught in the Net (General's Daughter, Book 3)

By Breanna Hayse

Book Details:

ASIN: B00JU8H7R2
Publisher: Blushing Books Publications
Publication Date: 2014-04-20
Number of Pages: 197
Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books

Synopsis from Amazon:

She is at it back! USMC lieutenant, Samantha Quimby, is gorgeous, fabulous and 'an autonomous thinker' whose greatest satisfaction is hard the stern ideas and rules set by way of her commanding common father and uncle. much more relaxing is while she will be able to slip earlier her titanic brother Michael's watchful eye and persist with her personal course. As clever as she is, Sam's have to pursue her personal pursuits with out contemplating the implications matters her annoyed kin to making an attempt each road of self-discipline they could think about. They finish that not anything grabs the girl's realization like carrying a vibrant pink backside. yet preserving her realization is one other issue....

Her detailed talents have additionally led her to 'translate' the cetacean code, which a twin of being 'caught in a net' easily means... hassle! After she and Michael whole a very harmful certain Ops undertaking, Sam is uncovered to a special problem. Lt.Richard Lewis, a good-looking engineer who turns out to exhibit the simplest features of the lads in her loved family... And the more serious! It doesn't take lengthy for Sam to find that the intense minded younger guy is decided to maintain her secure, and that he'll no longer hesitate to impart his enterprise ideals on to her rebellious naked bottom!

Instead of coming to her rescue, Michael approves hugely of his new pal and his how you can confirm strong habit from his little sister. eventually, having a few 'assistance' within the Sam-sitting division, Michael is now loose to pursue his personal love curiosity, Jennifer. Jen discovers not just does she now have a guy of her goals, that Michael's strength of will extends to her backside as well.

The undefined, lower than the strict tips of the Generals, come jointly as a relations to percentage within the pleasure and worry as Sam and Michael possibility their lives for his or her nation and the sea that they protect.

Show description

Continue reading "Caught in the Net (General's Daughter, Book 3)"

Take Me (One Night with Sole Regret series Book 3)

By Olivia Cunning

She is one lady he shouldn't ever touch…

Sole Regret’s enigmatic vocalist, Jacob “Shade” Silverton, is a consummate womanizer, yet even he understands greater than to become involved with one designated lady from his earlier. blending friendship and enjoyment can in basic terms result in a damaged middle, and he’s suffered adequate heartache to swear off relationships for a lifetime.

He is one guy she has continuously desired…

Amanda Lange is familiar with all approximately Shade’s naughty acceptance, yet that doesn’t cease her from eager to dive into the beautiful rock star’s palms and his mattress. She convinces herself that one evening of ardour won’t complicate their friendship, yet can she persuade him of that?

They’re either fidgeting with fire.

Neither of them discovered how some distance one kiss might take them. because the flames in their ardour ignite with the depth of an inferno, will both of them get away the event with no being burned or will either be branded idiot adequate to take an opportunity on a dating that was once marked for spoil ahead of it even all started?

Show description

Continue reading "Take Me (One Night with Sole Regret series Book 3)"

8 1/2"

By Nobella Arthur

It's not that i am altogether definite why i think pressured to supply this account of my sexual adventures around the earth in the course of these final naive years earlier than the nice struggle positioned a bloody finish to the white man's illusions of superiority.

Perhaps the reason is, i've got realized extra in mattress than in different places and wish to move in this wisdom...under a pseudonym.

Certainly I discovered extra approximately my fellow prisoners within the flesh—through performing out of our sexual fantasies and dwelling via of unbelievably excessive moments of erotic ecstasy— than i may ever have stumbled on in right schoolrooms, self-consciously smart literary salons, or in the course of the grey facts of book-print.

I now have few illusions concerning the crucial, overpowering carnality of man's appetites. I settle for this because the real situation of human affairs yet have myself set out on a speedily widening direction of religious liberation. (Achieved, mockingly adequate, during the absolute exhaustion of my very own sensuality in a single severe yr of excruciating practice.)

It is even now tough to think that the definitely blameless younger lady who set out from Indianapolis on a sweltering July day in 1906 used to be me. it's difficult to think that I knew so little of the glittering international past our bland prairies.

Show description

Continue reading "8 1/2""

Hotelles: A Novel

By Emma Mars

Paris, a resort room, the center of the afternoon . . .

So starts the tale of Annabelle, a tender escort in Paris who has authorized her ultimate proposition sooner than marrying the robust and beneficiant guy of her goals, media tycoon David Barlet. however the mysterious handwritten notes she has been receiving—notes that element own fantasies nobody might be able to know—don't arrange her for the truth that her new patron is her fiancé's brother, Louie. via visits to the lodge des Charmes, the place each one chamber is devoted to 1 of French history's nice seductresses, Louie awakens Annabelle's physique and her psyche, providing her to heights of ecstasy and matches of passion.He pushes her past her barriers to faucet into her deep seductive power—and she discovers that real freedom comes merely if you happen to absolutely hand over to desire.

Funny, sensual, candid, and revealing, Hotelles is a titillating novel of mysteries and surprises via a radiant new voice.

Show description

Continue reading "Hotelles: A Novel"