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Want to be a part of the project by recording your favorite entry? Send Ceci Cloutier a message!! Want to catch up on previous recording? Search the hashtag #ToLoveToObeyToServe and look for the part you need! #ToLoveToObeyToServe #Part18 [fb_vid id="photo_id":"635622293796414""][fb_vid id="635622293796414"] https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/3191526937636565...

Mama @Vi Johnson's To Love To Obey To Serve Audio Part 17 is LIVE!!!! Want to be a part of the project by recording your favorite entry? Send Ceci Cloutier a message!! Want to catch up on previous recording? Search the hashtag #ToLoveToObeyToServe and look for the part you need! #ToLoveToObeyToServe #Part17 [fb_vid id="photo_id":"398866681126518""][fb_vid id="398866681126518"] https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/3165048633617729...

We have compiled a list of BIPOC National and International Titleholders In the Leather and Kink Cultures. After extensive research we are proud to produce a list of Titles and Names that span several decades. Though some titles do not exist anymore, we still want to recognize and bring visibility the representation in our community in this particular sub culture. If you know of any National or International Titles and Names that we have missed, please email info@pockle.org.   Mr Fantasy Leather Mr...

. I'll be presenting about the history and present and how that will affect our future when it comes to being Black and kinky. . It's all part of Ante Up's professional development series curated by @latinegrasexologist called BLACK SWEAT. . Link in bio or anteuppd.com/black-sweat https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/3155955884527004...

Hello Leather family, Here I share Antonio Bertrán Rodriguez's ′′ Passion leather, Baroque and Galactica ′′ chronicle. I loved it, hope you guys like it too. Hugs. https://nosotroslosjotos.com/pasion-leather-barroca-y-galactica/?fbclid=IwAR2bVvOQqv_7zdSwHok4PHvgU14Hps4e4IyylHTrp_rPixRF7xQBAG6tseg Pasión leather, barroca y galáctica https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/3129099863879273...

This week, Dominion and Epic discuss the first "presidential" debate, more details on Megan Thee Stallion's shooting, and Lovecraft Country. It's men behaving badly and Black Woman Power on Episode 109 of The BGKH Show! [fb_vid id="photo_id":"1337383436468419""][fb_vid id="1337383436468419"] https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/3128981060557820...

Yesterday I received the 6 prints by RIP Bill Schmeling "The Hun". Thank you to Gary A. Wasdin Executive Director of the Leather Archives & Museum for the silent auction. I like to support all our Leather and LGBTQ+ history projects. I only can show one entire print, the...

https://www.recon.com/en/Blog/Article/dominion-six-simple-rules-for-the-novice-submissive/3007?fbclid=IwAR0dUkdbfhORT5rGSKivZ9S25UbeDJVSe0I5PTWM759qKMUfscZpfymV088 Dominion ONYX DOMINION: Six Simple Rules for the Novice Submissive https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/3078263448962915...

In Part II of our on-going series, we'll look back over the generations and speak with leather people who were there during previous movements for social justice and equality. Joining us in this continued dialogue are Mama Vi Johnson, Girl Complex, Daddy Richard, and Tiger ONYX. Our discussion will...

Why Cuban cigars are so expensive. [fb_vid id="photo_id":"381904966106335""][fb_vid id="381904966106335"] https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/3064058193716774...

My mother, Judy Tallwing McCarthey, was an avid equal rights activist. She believed that all people deserve the same opportunities, regardless of ethnicity, culture, orientation or gender. Equality was still a hard-to-reach goal for her as a woman and a Native American...

How To Make Kick-Ass Submissions (for Online Conferences) with @marla of @sexdowhsouthatl Cathy Vartulituli of The Intimacy Dojo and Reid Mihalko of ReidAboutSex Quick links… Use Marla’s affiliate link for Eventbrite - https://bit.ly/sgsk2020 FB invite - https://www.facebook.com/events/...

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Are you or have you ever been a BIPOC titleholder??? If you've stepped aside or finished your title year, we'd love for you to fill out this POCKLE BIPOC Titleholder form so that we can showcase you on POCKLE. POCKLE believes in bringing BIPOC visibility the Kink and Leather Communities. Please take...

Im looking for people who would like to make prerecorded segments. I’m looking for topics around politics, gender, race and sexuality. Segments would need to be edited to 3 - 5 mins. You would have full ownership of the segment all I ask is that you mention the Coffee with Chris show. Let me know if you are interested and shoot me your pitch to cofffewithchrisshow@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/3000253203430607...

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My friend Luck recently an took important and personal step in his life in having top surgery. Unfortunately after insurance coverage his bill is around 3,000$. In addition to that he just had to move last weekend, and he’s a teacher which I don’t have to tell you is underpaid and overworked now more than ever. If you have the means to help defray the cost in any amount, it would relieve a huge stress on...

Our community has the opportunity to underwrite an amazing Leatherwoman's quest to reestablish her nursing credentials. Jada was Ms Leather Colorado 2017 and has worked tirelessly before and after her titleyear for our communities on a local and National level, all while raising her son to be a strong young Black man. With your help, we can have her saving lives on the hospital floor by the New Year. I would really appreciate anyone and everyone's help - would YOU...

This #Keynotes #POCKLEKeynoteProject #KeynoteProject is by Mama Vi Johnson given at Beyond Leather BEYOND LEATHER Greetings everyone. Though I am probably not the first , let me welcome you all to Beyond Leather. When Top and Bonnie asked me to give this keynote, the first question I asked was, “What do you want me to talk about?” They said, “welcome everyone, then spend just a few minutes talking about what ever you want.” OK, I've...

This International Mr. Drummer 1993, is one of the Founding Members of Onyx Northwest where he serves as Vice President and Education Chair. An active leatherman for over three decades, Graylin has judged, MC’ed and taught at all major leather events. An original member of the South Bay Leather and Uniform Group (SLUG), He produced the first South Bay Leather Weekend and the first Ebony Leather Contest. He’s also produced California Mr. Drummer & Sir/boy and Mr. & Ms.San...

With a degree in Psychology from the University Ana G. Mendez in Washington, DC, Jose is a local and national long time human rights and social justice activist, immigration advocate, Latinx LGBTQ historian, artist, writer and a poet. He is the founder of the Jose Gutierrez Archives, the Latino GLBT History Project, the DC Latino Pride and co-founder of the Rainbow History Project. WOW! Alongside joining and serving many clubs and organizations, including the DC boys of Leather, the...

This Apache/Tewa & African American, Artist, Activist, Leather Dyke, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother; was raised in an Apache encampment at the foot of the Bradshaw Mountains in AZ; trained from her earliest days to become her clan’s matriarch, and educated in Medicine by her Tewa Grandmother. She has dedicated her life standing up against systems of racism, sexism and injustice. Her activism has focused on the Native American movement and empowering women; access, funding and delivery of...

We have an open call for proposals for PolyDallas Millennium LLC Open to Love: The Virtual Experience. Our event is scheduled November 6-8, 2020 and we are curating an AMAZING program! WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU! Click on this link https://www.polydallasmillennium.com/submit-proposal to submit your proposals. We are running three tracks. We have a dedicated track for professionals to receive CEs and CEUs for specialized training working with black and brown nonmonogamous folks who are transgender (a woman...

Make sure to grab a few tasty treats from The Black AF Bakesale. They were kind enough to create a special Unruly Menu! Please place all orders through @BlackAFCommunityBakesale on IG. All orders must be placed my Midnight on Saturday 8/8. It all looks so good 🤤 ...

Hello everyone!!! Updates: $200 was sent via PayPal to the Carter/Johnson Leather Library Seattle Annex! Thanks for continuing to contribute! Check out: www.pockle.org/shop You'll see we have added more items that became available to us!!! If you have ordered the following: pin, fan, patch- These orders will begin to be mailed out THIS SATURDAY Aug 8th! So you have until then to finish PRE-ORDERS before they are mailed out. We are becoming overwhelmed with orders needing to go out that...

National Bestselling author Shakir Rashaan will host another advanced writing session on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. CST to help aspiring and seasoned authors navigate some of the challenges they're having in particular areas. Class is limited to 20 guests. LIVE CLASS ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 1, 2020 The first part of each workshop is instruction, the final part is Q&A. The event take place via LIVE ZOOM. https://bit.ly/LITERARYINDUSTRYWORKSHOPS . OTHER RECORDED CLASSES THAT ARE AVAILABLE Writing ...

“Seeking Men/MOC folks for Interviews Topic: Managing Trauma for More Vibrant Sex, Pleasure and Relationships — the subtitle for The Trigger Trap (Chicago Review Press, 2021) In effort to ensure that this book reflects the experiences of a broad range of people, we’re seeking a few more people who identify as men, masculine of center (butch, trans-masculine, androgynous...

The History of Black Women in PornAuthor, Mireille Miller-Young, of A Taste for Brown Sugar boldly takes on representations of black women's sexuality in the porn industry. https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/2943817352407526...

Pockle- People of Color Kink and Leather Experience wants to see and feature YOU in a picture that makes you feel strong, resilient and POWERFUL!!!! Post here or send @Ceci Cloutier a DM with your pic and the name you would like us to use when we post your STRENGTH to our social media pages!! #POCKLE https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/2941980312591230...

ONYX Pearls NY-NE’s Advocacy Panel Wed, July 29th is less than 48 hours away! Note: ONLY those REGISTERED THROUGH EVENTBRITE will receive the Zoom details. Suggested donation for tickets is $10. However, $1 will do! “) Ticketing helps ensure our event is NOT hacked by those meant to be disrupted or cause harm. IMPORTANT | We are taking every precaution within our ability regarding your safety during the Zoom meeting. Attendees will be muted during the panel discussion and only...

We have acquired the vest!! **************************** Blair Kituhwa was the second Indigenous woman to hold the IMsL title. If you are able please help us reclaim this piece and share this post to help us mobilize the community. Someone is selling her title vest on etsy. https://www.facebook.com/126809134043065/posts/3162831040440844/?sfnsn=mo https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/2891705380952057...

QUEER TRANS POC COMMUNITY MASKWorking in COLAB with Scout Hudson I am Proud to bring you the Official QUEER TRANS POC FLAG STICKER a portion of profit from every one will go into this fund <https://www.customink.com/fundraising/centerqtpoc?share=1141591154015266&fbclid=IwAR2ycIAIYHYLQ9oIcQn7tTWuPj02JmSNNvIxlJ0V4Ui56sXvO7w...

On Thursday July 16th at 6pm EST Via Zoom, special guest speaker @pupkenzo will be hosting a FREE educational discussion on Pups in the BDSM community! This class has been highly requested as well! As always, taking notes is encouraged but not mandatory and this is a safe space for you to learn and grow as kinksters, so dont be shy and ask questions! This class is 18+ and seats are limited! At 5:45 EST the Zoom room will...

#POCKLE #POCKLEEDUCATION The Illuminati House of Ra"Show Up and Show Out" The Illuminati House of Ra was merely a vision; turned reality in the latter part of 2016. Master/Sir Eli’s vision was to focus it’s c...

Race & Kink w/ Luna Matatas & Marla Renee StewartRace & Kink w/ Luna Matatas & Marla Renee Stewart | Marla Rene Stewart & Luna Matatas join us for a conversation about race and BDSM. Learn how the intersection of race and various other identities affect not only individuals but the community as a whole, how BIPOC people can best navigate these spa...

ROLLLLLLLLL CALLLLLLLLLL!!!! Pockle- People of Color Kink and Leather Experience is looking to showcase you for JULY! Please send photos (you can send more than one) to POCKLE page messenger with your name that you wish to have published! xoxo #POCKLEPROJECT #POCKLE #PETSOFCOLOR #JULYISPETSOFCOLORMONTH #KINK #LEATHER https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/2865839583538637...

Up first, rounding out our amazing team. Currently, we are looking for the following: Diversity Lead Social Media Lead Fundraising Coordinator Vendor Coordinator We will have official job descriptions shortly. For now, we are looking for people who believe in our mission, have experience in the area for which they are applying, can work well with a diverse team, and want to give back to our community. These positions are new, so there will be a lot of...

POCKLE wants to showcase you!! Please post your pet pics below or send us a PM if you want to keep it a surprise until it is posted! Don't forget to write what name you would like us to use when we post! https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/2849752045147391...

Did you miss the chance to listen in on history as the Original Pearls talked about how they came to be? We thank the Mid-Atlantic Onyx Pearls for hosting this extremely important event. We have been given permission to share this video with you, and hope that you find joy in the fact that Black and Brown history is always being made in the Kink and Leather scenes. #POCKLEHISTORY #POCKLEBIPOCHISTORY #OnyxPearls #OriginalPearls #POCKLEBLACKHISTORY[fb_vid id="photo_id":"642396779690723""][fb_vid id="642396779690723"] https://www.facebook.com/2135170893272180/posts/2847246955397900...

What is Your Scene Name? Sir Guy aka Sir Guy DeBrownsville City and State of residence? Brooklyn, New York Region of Residence? New York/Northeast USA What are your pronouns? He/him/His What is your gender Identity? Male What is your sexual identity? Heterosexual What is are your racial identities? African, African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) Black American with Southern roots and West & Central African DNAD How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Offline Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink First, just something I occasionally did,...

  What is Your Scene Name? BlueFrost City and State of residence? Waldorf, Maryland Region of Residence? Northeast/MidAtlantic What are your pronouns? She/her/hers What is your gender Identity? Female What is your sexual identity? Choose not to disclose What is are your racial identities? African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) Black American How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Offline Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink I was invited to a kink party from a submissive man I was dating, who wanted me to be his Mistress. What...

  What is Your Scene Name? Strange City and State of residence? Los Angeles, CA Region of Residence? South West What are your pronouns? He/him/His What is your gender Identity? Male What is your sexual identity? Heterosexual What is are your racial identities? African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) Black American How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Online Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink Found POC BDSM groups online followed suggestion to find my local BDSM within a couple months What was your local scene like when...

  What is Your Scene Name? Goddess Lakshimi City and State of residence? Detroit Michigan Region of Residence? United States and Canada North East What are your pronouns? She/her/hers What is your gender Identity? Female What is your sexual identity? Bisexual What is are your racial identities? African American, Asian, Caucasion What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) Black, English, and Canadian How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Offline Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink A dear friend took me to a party. What was your local scene like when...

http://www.pockle.org/shop A few housekeeping notes: 1. Some items will experience a delivery delay due to COVID-19. 2. Black Leather Pride Items have been added to the store- profits benefiting the Carter Johnson Library and their Annexes. 3. Due to COVID-19 apparel options will not be made available for a month or two. So keep checking our page and shop for updates! We thank you SO MUCH for supporting Black Owned businesses and organizations! We wouldn't be able to empower Black...

Remember that one time when we had a bunch of ya'll fill out the Black Kink and Leather History Month Profile form for POCKLE? Remember when COVID-19 happened and things had to pause? Well we are happy to announce that we've begun uploading profiles: http://pockle.org/category/pockleblackhistorymonth/ Check out all the beautiful Black folk who took the time to carefully shout who they are and what they stand for! ...

  What is Your Scene Name? Mdm. Nicole Noir City and State of residence? Los Angeles, CA Region of Residence? Southwest What are your pronouns? She/her/hers, They/them/theirs What is your gender Identity? Gender Non-Conforming, Genderqueer What is your sexual identity? Queer, Lesbian, Femme What is are your racial identities? African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) Black, Southern, English/AAVE How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Offline Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink I incorporated kink into my sexual practices before I had the language for it. I...

  What is Your Scene Name? Sir Robert City and State of residence? Hackettstown, NJ Region of Residence? Mid Atlantic What are your pronouns? He/him/His What is your gender Identity? Male What is your sexual identity? Gay What is are your racial identities? African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) Black How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Offline Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink In retrospect, I realize I’ve always been rather kinky. As a developing adult, I knew quite early that I didn’t like boring sex. So around...

What is Your Scene Name? miss jamila City and State of residence? North Hollywood Region of Residence? CA What are your pronouns? She/her/hers What is your gender Identity? Femme What is your sexual identity? Queer What is are your racial identities? African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) African American How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? I cane across the site Black Beat and it listed a munch that I went to. Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink I went to a munch 20 some miles away from...

What is Your Scene Name? Sir Damien City and State of residence? Everett, WA Region of Residence? PNW What are your pronouns? He/him/His What is your gender Identity? Transman, Male What is your sexual identity? Queer, Gay What is are your racial identities? African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) Black (1/2 Bahamian, 1/2 African American) How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Offline Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink I got my hands on a copy of The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty and started reading with...

  What is Your Scene Name? Sir Andre City and State of residence? Houston, Texas Region of Residence? Central Southwest What are your pronouns? He/him/His What is your gender Identity? Transman What is your sexual identity? Pansexual What is are your racial identities? African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) N/A How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Offline Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink Back in 2003, I was introduced to kink by my girlfriend at the time. This prompted me to want to study more of...

What is Your Scene Name? Exile ONYX City and State of residence? Baltimore Region of Residence? Mid-Atlantic What are your pronouns? He/him/His What is your gender Identity? Transman What is your sexual identity? Queer What is are your racial identities? African American, Caucasian What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) Jamaican/Irish - English How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? Offline Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink Been into the look since I was 12, but started being a more active member of the community when I was 18....

What is Your Scene Name? Rayne City and State of residence? Baltimore, MD Region of Residence? Mid- Atlantic What are your pronouns? She/her/hers, They/them/theirs What is your gender Identity? Non-Binary What is your sexual identity? Queer What is are your racial identities? African American What is/are your ethnicities? (Culture, nationality, ancestry, language) African American, Nigerian ancestry How did you first get into Leather and/or Kink? A friend lol Give a Brief Description of your entrance into Leather and/or Kink My curiosity started in my mid 20’s. My partner at the time was so not into kink. Well,...