50 Shades of Belle du Jour: Sex, Writing, and Making Movies

Article and Illustration by Haley Houseman Despite the pearl-clutching that occurred when Fifty Shades of Grey appeared on our cultural radar, […]

Before 50 Shades of Grey: 7 Classic Works of Erotic Literature

by Katy Kelleher It’s no secret that some members of the Literary Traveler staff are fans of the EL James […]

Where Has True Passion Gone?

by Casey Hassenstein Where has true passion gone? Today, passion and sex are compatriots being thoughtlessly splashed about in the […]

50 Shades of Escape: Literary Trips To Heat Up Your February

by Marisela Navarro. I have always considered reading fiction to “escape” an active pursuit, not a passive release. It feels […]