This episode features Rachel Kramer Bussel, who is the editor of the Best Women’s Erotica of the Year series, including the latest, which is Volume 6. Women’s erotica can be so useful to connecting and reconnecting us to our sensual selves. Often we need something…interesting…to help us with that connection. Let Rachel Kramer Bussel give you so much more information about this medium and its uses.

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Give a Listen:

0:00 – Intro

07:00 – How did you get into editing/writing erotica?

10:00 – What makes a good erotic story?

16:39 – What does sexual healing mean to you?

23:28 – How to find female-centric erotica on the internet?

30:15 – How to use erotica for pleasure and healing (3 tips)


Here’s how you can connect with Rachel:


Rachel Kramer Bussel


Best Women’s Erotica of the Year series


A bit more about Rachel:


Rachel Kramer Bussel ( is the editor of over 70 erotica anthologies, including Come Again: Sex Toy Erotica, The Big Book of Orgasms, Going Down and the Best Women’s Erotica of the Year series. Her erotic stories have been published in over 100 anthologies, including Best American Erotica 2004 and 2006 edited by Susie Bright and Succulent: Chocolate Flava II and Purple Panties edited by Zane. Rachel writes widely about sex, dating, books, culture and herself. She teaches erotic writing workshops around the world and online, and consults about erotica and nonfiction sex writing via