So You Want To Be Choked (or tied up, or spanked…)?

By Brianne McGuire

SAFETY DISCLAIMER: Please note that there are risks associated with the activities described and this site and authors are not responsible for any accidents.

The fact that you have clicked on this article demonstrates an interest in exploring some BDSM activities, fantastic! This stuff is totally normal and by no means deviant behavior — engaging in BDSM is just one of a million ways to take advantage of all the sensory experiences available to you. Think of this piece as a primer on what to expect and how to begin.

A brief review of BDSM terminology and dynamics

BDSM is an acronym and may stand for any combination of the following: bondage and discipline (B/D), dominance and submission (D/S), sadism and masochism (S/M).