It’s not supposed to turn you on–but it does. Dark erotica consists of fantasies
generally leaving readers to wonder what exactly is wrong with them for being aroused.
Kidnapping, blood play, rape, and all the worst acts a human mind can dream up are
combined with fear and lust for the purpose of arousing and chilling readers.
This genre is one of the newer forms of contemporary erotica, though its been around
in pulp fiction since the 1960’s. Authors of dark erotica are able to build this
genre into one best known for taboo subjects, yet even this genre is beginning to
find itself censored widely among publishers who pride themselves for handling most
Authors of dark erotica highlight what makes peoples darkest and most taboo kinks
sexually appealing. These books explore not only the kink itself, but the psychology
behind what makes the heart race with fear, triggering endorphins causing instinctual
‘need to breed’ arousal.
Dark erotica totally plays into the bed of human emotions and gets you off at the