Sinclair Sexsmith

Sinclair Sexsmith (they/them pronouns) is a genderqueer kinky butch writer who teaches and performs, whose work studies power dynamics and identity theory. Since 2006 they have produced the award-winning site Sugarbutch Chronicles at, recognized numerous places as one of the Top Sex Blogs. Their full-length collection of short stories, Sweet & Rough: Queer Kink Erotica, was a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award in the erotica category, and in 2016 they were awarded the National Leather Association John Preston short story award. Sinclair lives in Oakland with their boy.