Protest banner against 50 Shades "Not consent, not redemption, not a fairy-tale" with quotes from Fifty Shades Darker

50 Shades

Why do I write about 50 Shades?

Reflections from standing outside the Fifty Shades Darker premiere (Feb 2017)

About abuse, stalking, and other bad stuff in Fifty Shades

Why do people say 50 Shades is (or isn’t) abusive?

What’s bad about ‘the worst’ six slaps?

About the ‘steamy action’ in 50-Shades-the-film

“All consensual?” Jamie, can you REALLY say that?

Christian is creepy like John Travolta. Or have I got it all wrong?

Links to writings by other bloggers:

Jenny Trout: An open letter to 50 Shades of Grey fans and ardent defenders

50 Shades Is Domestic Abuse: The myth that love cures abuse

Jenny Trout: 50 Shades and abusive relationships

Jenny Trout: On defending BDSM with 50 Shades

Crimes against literature

Crimes against literature: Fifty Shades has 50 novel-writing mistakes part 1, part 2 and part 3 (Feb 2018)

Touched like a virgin

Ana’s spin cycle: the most mundane description ever?

Is this really intellectual snobbery?

Comedy corner

50 Shades of Parody: Monsieur Gaston will see you now

Some anti-fanfic

Fifty Shades of Frozen: Youtube trailer

50 Shades of Wannabe

The Honest 50 Shades trailer: oh so true!

Exercising control in all things

For more content on the subject of BDSM, see the BDSM page.

There’s also my epic series comparing Fifty Shades with Beauty and the Beast.