Greta Christina

Greta Christina HeadshotGreta Christina has been writing professionally since 1989, on topics including atheism, sexuality and sex-positivity, LGBT issues, politics, culture, and whatever crosses her mind. She is on the speakers bureaus of the Secular Student Alliance and the Center for Inquiry. She is editor of the Best Erotic Comics anthology series, and of Paying For It: A Guide by Sex Workers for Their Clients. Her writing has appeared in multiple magazines and newspapers, including Ms., Penthouse, Chicago Sun-Times, On Our Backs, Skeptical Inquirer, and numerous anthologies, including Everything You Know About God is Wrong and three volumes of Best American Erotica. Her most recent book is Why Are You Atheists So Angry? 99 Things That Piss Off the Godless. She lives in San Francisco with her wife, Ingrid. You can email her at greta (at) gretachristina (dot) com, and follow her on Twitter at @GretaChristina.

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Female Fantasy, and Some New Thoughts on “Pride and Prejudice”

Date: April 16, 2015, 2:00 pm
And now for something completely different. Spoiler alert: This post has spoilers about “Pride and Prejudice”. No, this isn’t about how hot Colin Firth was in the BBC mini-series of Pride and Prejudice. Although… well, yes. Damn. Day-um. But this isn’t about that. In movies, books, TV shows, etc. aimed at women, there’s a common […]

“Simply one of the best contemporary erotic writers alive”: Amazon Customer Review of “Bending: Dirty Kinky Stories About Pain, Power, Religion, Unicorns, & More”

Date: April 16, 2015, 1:00 pm
I’ve gotten some nice Amazon customer reviews for my book Bending: Dirty Kinky Stories About Pain, Power, Religion, Unicorns, & More, and I thought I’d repost some of them. (The book is now out in paperback print, as well as ebook and audiobook!) Here’s a good one, five stars out of five. (As of this […]

Two Atheist Movements — And the One I Want to Be Part Of

Date: April 15, 2015, 2:00 pm
There’s this thing I’ve been noticing. It seems that increasingly, we have two atheist movements. I’m seeing national atheist organizations, local atheist communities, individual atheist organizers and activists and voices and participants, increasingly sorting ourselves into two different movements. There are the ones who care about social justice; the ones who want to make organized […]

Greta Speaking in San Francisco, Orlando, and Richland WA!

Date: April 15, 2015, 1:00 pm
Hi, all! I have some speaking gigs coming up in San Francisco, Orlando, and Columbia WA. If you’re in or near any of these cities, I hope to see you there! CITY: San Francisco, CA DATE: Sunday, April 19 TIME: 1:00 pm TOPIC: Coming Out Atheist: How to Do It, How to Help Each Other, […]

“It should be in the hands of every hospital and military chaplain, every hospice care giver”: Darrel Ray on “Comforting Thoughts About Death That Have Nothing to Do with God”

Date: April 15, 2015, 12:00 pm
Greta Christina continues to provide unique advice and information to the growing community of seculars. We all need to consider our mortality and learn positive and productive ways to deal with our inevitable deadline. Thanks for this little book of wisdom. Christina has written a handbook we can all use. But it should be in […]