Summary: Bawdy Storytelling – dubbed 'The Moth for pervs' by the LA Weekly – is the nation’s original sex and storytelling series. Founded, emcee’ed and curated by sexual folklorist Dixie De La Tour, Bawdy Storytelling features real people and rockstars sharing their bona fide sexual exploits. Bawdy Storytelling’s one-of-a-kind approach to sex-positive personal narrative has coaxed liberating tales out of everyday people, creating unforgettable experiences for performers and audiences alike. These stories aren't memorized. Storytellers aren't reading from cue cards. This is honest-to-badness story time with true sexcapades and poignant, hilarious, transformational tales at each and every show.
I hope you’re ready cause BOOM, we’ve passed 200 episodes! We’re celebrating with part 2 of our LA collaboration show with Sex Nerd Sandra. This week’s ‘Sex Geek Secrets’ include comedian & author Sara Benincasa’s alien lovemaking, Reid Mihalko’s party foul at a queer pornstar orgy, plus a sweet-yet-dirty cover song that’s the perfect complement to Sex Nerd Sandra’s femme-centric pile-on. Wondering how the story turns out? Stick around to the very end for an update.
200 Episodes, y’all! We’re celebrating this momentous occasion with a full stage show: our collaboration show with Sex Nerd Sandra in LA! This week’s sex geeks include atmospheric scientist & sphincterologist Ted, physicist and porn performer Ned Mayhem, somatic sexologist Jaiya Ma - plus a kinky standard that will live on forever. #TheBodyNeverLies #AnalTransducer #LustAndLiterature #EroticCreatures
Communication, Lubrication, Relaxation, Start Small! Powerlifter, bisexual transman & sex educator Andy Miles is living his dream writer’s life in NYC, deeply in lust with a talented new FWB off Scruff. Then COVID hits, & it all goes awry, so he channels his inner Type A queer during quarantine to start a whole new kind of workout. If Lockdown means that the gyms are closed, then it’s time to train new muscles. #FrontHole #AnalTraining #Queer #Trans
Does Electrical Play make you come like a rocket? Traveler & beloved storyteller Soren Berg returns to Burning Man to be part of Shots and Shocks (you know, do a shot of liquor, get zapped by a cattle prod) and he’s anxious; electricity is not really his thing, but his date Daisy is intrigued. Yet when Captain Weak-knees invites them to the ElectroDome for a 2 AM private party, their new guide teaches them how to use electrical current to tease and torture each other.
Ever been asked ‘What turns you on’? Sex and relationship coach Gretchen Shanks had been celibate for years, with no idea how to answer that question. So she hires an expert - Bawdy’s own Princess Fancypants! - who sends her a single-spaced 12 page checklist (don’t worry, it’s not comprehensive) & together, they explore Gretchen’s FuckNos & HellYesses. This episode has ProTips, as well as bondage advice on how to make your kinky fantasies come true. #FindYourVoice #ProDomme #Listicle
Are you the best person to have a threesome with? Fearing that he’ll never fit in anywhere, Max Guglielmelli leaves his conservative religious family for the Military, searching for his true self (Spoiler Alert: it wasn’t there). And on one particular Lost Weekend, he parties with Radical Faeries, dances with sexy otters and journeys from one drug-fueled orgy to another, looking for the queer-gendered community he’s been dreaming of. #Gay #DontAskDontTell #PoliticalMovement #ConfidentQueen #SocialJust
Dang, is that cop wearing lacy women’s panties underneath his uniform? Pegging Expert & Podcaster Ruby Ryder takes to the stage - dressed for penetrative play as part of Bawdy’s Strap-on Fashion Show - to tell the story of Zach, a young macho dude in the military who longs to be dominated by a powerful Cougar. Will he be shamed for his desires, or have his pegging fantasies fulfilled? And newcomer Katie Cookie writes a custom song for Bawdy - it’s her first time, so be gentle!
This week, get ready for a classic Bawdy episode from the early days of the podcast - & this time, you get not one but THREE personal stories! Janelle T’s ‘Code Orgy’ is rife with sexy computer science puns, Spidere’s ‘Gamifying Kink’ sci-fi play party features Star Wars, Firefly, Doctor Who and Battlestar Galactica cosplay (you did what with that phaser?!) and comedian Caitlin Gill flags her nerdy tattoos in ‘Scientific Evidence’ - and ends up in a noisy threesome.
Should we boff on the Saber-tooth skull, or is Wooly Mammoth more your style? Paleontologist Trevor Valle is in Mexico doing fieldwork when he encounters Dawn, a blue eyed beauty who slowly warms to him. Hoping to impress his new girlfriend, he invites her to join him in the dinosaur lab late one night… If you’ve ever fantasized about sex on top of a priceless 37,000 year old fossil, this story’s for you! #Direwolf #StrokeTheBone #Tattoos #MuseumAfterHours
Did you 'pretty girl’ your way through your fetish shoot? Nerd and pro-BDSM worker Sybil Hawthorne had to the first time - but never again. They want to understand every paraphilia! Sybil does research to prep for each filming, and soon this devout Epistemophile / Hierophiliac has a better understanding of the emotions behind Dacryphilia (crying), Podafilia (feet), Knismolagnia (tickling), Urolagnia (urination), Cuckoldry, Bondage, Objectophilia (inanimate objects) and many other desires.
Can your relationship become stronger with a third person in it? Unicorn and first time storyteller Nicholette Routhier blurts out the words “Do you ever invite third parties into your relationship for sexual or nonsexual intimacy?” to her Couple Crush, and her bravery is rewarded with some of the best - and most acrobatic - sex of all 3 of their lives. When it comes to triads, who really gets the sweet end of the lollipop; the couple or their guest star? #Queerness #NonMonogamous #OrgasmInStereo
Can you be just a little big Pregnant? Is raw-dogging more fun? & can you change your own race by having a biracial baby? Comedian Emily Epstein White discovers that the things people say to you when you’re knocked up can blow your mind so this week, we’re doling out sex ed & reproduction facts, tips & tricks to avoid racism, and even orgasmic birth. #Procreation #Lactation #LetsSayWereTrying #MixedRace
How many dicks do you see in a day? Award-winning gay porn producer mr. Pam sees ‘em in her email, in bars, on Facebook chat…honestly, this woman knows a LOT about cock. Wanna learn some porn producer tips & tricks, including how to get those hot guys to stop by for sex - with you! - on their way out of town? Final question: If everybody can do something that they think they don’t wanna do for 4 minutes, why have we been fucking for hours?!
Are you attracted to men who look like they might choke you in their Semi? Comedian and writer Wonder Dave is tired of long distance hookups, so when he discovers that an enamored and musclebound jock lives just 2 blocks from him, Dave is definitely DTF. But things take an unexpected turn when this ripped stranger makes a special request - and suddenly, they’re not alone. #GayBar #WalkOfShame #InternalMonologue #LeaveYourShoesOn #RoadSoda #Dismount
Are you afraid to ask for what you want? When award-winning storyteller Jannelle Codianni ends her marriage, she realizes that the fear, abuse and rejection mean that now she’s sexually broken. Unable to voice her own desires and not ready for love or commitment, she hires a ‘spotter’ in the form of Marty, one of the only sexological bodyworkers in puritan New England. Can receiving pleasure be silly and playful? More importantly, will these expensive training sessions ever change from awkward to orga