With 2017 fading away like the blush on a recently smacked bottom, an opportunity to look back on my favourite posts of the year.

There were several new longform stories, including the Regency-era Pride and Obedience and the contemporary Playing Dolls. And not forgetting the concluding parts of the eagerly awaited The Sit-Down Dance. Plus several shorter stories and articles. Some treats many are yet to discover, I think.

And now let me wish you all a wonderful new year! May it be filled with bare wet slits, excited imaginations, and well-smacked bottoms…