Category Archives: spanking

The slipper and I

Today some fairly presumptuous spanker leaves a message to say “Have you ever had a slippering?”. I mean this is Joanne here, you’ve all read this blog, you may even have an account at a well known spanking site where … Continue reading

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The Elephant in the room

There’s lovely idiom one that works in both North American and British English that describes a situation I feel the need badly to get off my chest and it applies to what I’m about, this blog’s about and “That Thing … Continue reading

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In for the count?

Unlike perhaps a good number of people today, I did grow up in the era that did allow for spanking in such settings as schools where it was seen pretty much as the natural consequence for breaking the rules and … Continue reading

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Messed that up,eh?

It’s a new month today and have you seen a white rabbit anywhere? I have sometimes a tendency to either leap to conclusions or just lash out at times although it is fair to say in the last two and … Continue reading

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Rituals

Think I’ll begin by saying thank you to the person who commented on last weeks entry which was pretty much from a direct line to my emotions and to the latest person to follow this blog which is written very … Continue reading

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When I first discovered I had this ‘need’

Talking away a bit first thing this morning rather reminded me of some thoughts I had in the past but I’d sooner¬† first get a couple of things over with before I start of which is thanks for those who … Continue reading

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A tale of two siblings

I’m writing this today cos I may be busy working on a collaboration with somebody¬† this weekend so I’ll need to keep more to their timescale than my own. I wasn’t expecting to be writing this but actually one think … Continue reading

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