Janet W. Hardy is the author or co-author of eleven books about alternative sexualities, including The Ethical Slut (Random House, 2009, 160,000+ copies in print) and her recent memoir Girlfag: A Life Told In Sex and Musicals (Beyond Binary Books, 2012). Her work includes how-to writing, personal essays and memoir about the philosophy and practice of nontraditional relationships, BDSM/kink, non-binary gender and food. Janet has traveled the world teaching erotic philosophy and technique. She holds an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from St. Mary’s College of California. For more information, upcoming workshops and excerpts from work in progress, visit her webpage at www.janetwhardy.com and her Facebook page at www.facebook.com/jhardyauthor.