Author Archive: Lydia Sugarman

Introducing Tryst

tryst – trist/ Late Middle English (originally Scots): variant of obsolete trist ‘an appointed place in hunting,’ from French triste or medieval Latin trista literary noun 1. a private, romantic rendezvous between lovers. “a moonlight tryst” verb 1. keep a private, romantic rendezvous. “a trysting place” an appointment to meet at a certain time and place, especially one made somewhat secretly by lovers. an appointed meeting. an appointed place of meeting. Origin As with nearly every startup, what Girl Groove is today is not quite what it started out to be. Ultimately, we had the idea to create a space where people can meet online and have a different kind of experience. That idea is Tryst, our members-only area where you can log in, meet others, and get frisky. What makes this even more exciting than long-distance sex ever was is the launch of teledildonic (aka cyberdildonics) toys. What’s that,


Pearl Restraints

Pearls inspire. I used to sleep in my pearls because I loved their velvety texture against my skin and their warmth they got from my body. I’m probably the only person you’ll ever know who was fired from a job over pearls…. I was editing reader-submitted stories for a few different soft-core magazines published in the US and Canada when one day I found myself finally reading a very creative and titillating story about a string of pearls and their creative use in a seduction. The managing editor insisted the pearls be removed as “some of our readers could get hurt trying to do this.” Without the pearls there was no story. I lost the fight and my job, but I kept my pearls. Over the years I’ve added more than a few strands of pearls to my collection, some more permanent that others…. When I saw this 10-foot strand