SINCLAIR SEXSMITH is an educator, coach, and writer specializing in sexualities, genders, and relationships. They produce the award-winning personal online project Sugarbutch Chronicles: The Sex, Gender, and Relationship Adventures of a Kinky Queer Butch Top at www.sugarbutch.net since 2006. With works published in various anthologies, including various Best Lesbian Erotica collections, Sometimes She Lets Me: Best Butch/Femme Erotica, Visible: A Femmethology Volume II, Persistence: All Ways Butch and Femme, and more, they contribute to many different publications. They are the guest editor of Best Lesbian Erotica 2012 and Say Please: Lesbian BDSM Erotica, both published by Cleis Press. They are on the board of the 2013 BUTCH Voices National Conference, and serve the Body Electric School as a coordinator, with whom they have studied since 2000.
Mr. Sexsmith holds degrees in both creative writing and gender studies, studied at Bent Queer Writing Institute in Seattle, and currently teaches academic workshops and classes. They prefer the pronouns they/them and the masculine honorific of “Mr.” In their spare time, they like to read, swing dance, sip whiskey, and look at the stars.
Sinclair will be back on the road in the fall of 2013, and is currently booking appearances at colleges and beyond. Want to bring Sinclair to visit your campus? Get in touch! Check out more places and dates they’ll be.
Photograph by Bill Wadman & Syd London