Polyesque is written by someone who is many things. A polyamorous, panromantic writer, water fitness instructor, singer, burlesque dancer, actress, and activist. Ze is the former Artistic/Programming Director for Jeff Mach Events, which produces Wicked Faire, the Steampunk World’s Faire, the Geeky Kink Events, and co-produces Dark Side of the Con in conjunction with Vampire Freaks.
As Femme Fae la Butche, ze co-founded the White Elephant Burlesque Society in 2006 with Viktor Devonne and co-directed it with him for six years. As zirself, ze directed the premiere of Jeff Mach’s play “Seeds” in 2011.
Zir YA short stories have been commissioned and published in an online magazine, and zir first published erotica short story (“Hunting the Quean”) can be found in the first annual Geeky Kink Anthology by Riverdale Ave Books.
Aside from writing, ze has an abiding affection for learning, leather, tea, reading, snow, driving, sex, laughter, fountain pens, cuddling, chocolate, musicals, hiking, Harry Potter, rose flogging, knives, kayaking, sensation play, being flogged, being punched, candles, and long, intimate conversations about sex, poly, kink, and gender.
Ze lives in New Jersey with her nesting partner and two kitties, having previously lived as part of an intentional polycule down South. (Yes, really). Ze is fond of seeing how many different ways ze can use the word “poly” in her life. Ze is not, however, Polynesian.