Well, that was fun while it lasted…

way-too-naughtyWell, the holiday season is upon us. And, as usually happens, Amazon and a few other illustrious vendors of the written word has decided to go in and do their seasonal purge to “protect” their pristine images. Which of course means my catalog of available titles gracing their pages has -once again- shrunk considerably.

Merry fucking Christmas to me.

So, sorry Amazon addicts, you must travel a different road to reach the dubiously incestuous little town of Angel Falls. You can, however, still get your fill of couples cheating on each other. Apparently that’s still much more acceptable than consensual copulation with one’s own kin. Go figure.

Actually, the story behind that is somewhat amusing. Kobo was actually the one who started raising a stink to the distributor that Boruma Publishing uses to submit to sites such as Amazon, Kobo, and numerous others. Amazon of course decided to jump on that bandwagon. In effect, that distributor decided it would no longer accept – at all- anything that delved into incest, BDSM, dubcon, or anything else that would surely and swiftly cause the downfall of civilization as we know it. However, once that distributor actually saw the HUGE percentage of titles that Boruma Publishing removed from their listings because of that policy, it made them say, “Umm… Hey… Wait a minute…”

At least they know what side their bread is buttered on.

So, reversing their decision, they became much more lax on the subject matter they will accept. They still won’t distribute those titles to American-based behemoths such as Amazon and Kobo, but they will still distribute to the numerous international sites they deal with, which is actually starting to provide them a much bigger percentage of profits than even Amazon.

So much for the land of the fucking free…

fuck-you

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2 responses

  1. I never doubted the regularly disappearing titles from amazon would appear again. what has surprised me is that a new competitior hasnt truely capatised on it. I’ve seen a few attempts, but they always seem small scale with hardly any word of mouth. kind of a ‘nature of the beast’ problem with adult entertainment in general i guess. everybody is shuffling about wanting their piece.

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    1. One thing you have to give Amazon credit for is they have figured out how to successfully capitalize on people’s laziness. People like being able to buy their smutty stories from the same source they can buy their latest Harry Potter DVD. Therefore most people don’t even bother to look any further than Amazon for erotica they might like even better. Convenience of purchase is just way too high of a hurdle for most other competitors to jump over.

      I personally don’t really give a shit if Amazon carries my stuff or not. Mainly I just want to tell my stories the way that I want to tell them, and if that means just submitting them to some amateur writers site for free, then so be it. Knowing I’m actually charging money for my stories, however, I believe makes me write a better story. Truthfully, I wouldn’t be able to look myself in the mirror if I was actually charging people 3 bucks a pop or more for most of the shitty erotica being offered on Amazon.

      My main issue with Amazon is their blatant inconsistency. I wish they would either decide to get rid of ALL their erotica offerings, or just open their doors completely to the myriad of erotic genres that a lot of VERY GOOD authors are providing. Either way, they would be doing their customers a much better service.

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