Born in Edinburgh, James Missaglia is proud of his mixed Scottish and Italian descent. He worked for many years in international shipping, and has visited a terrifying proportion of the worlds ports. His interest in erotica began as a way of keeping his mind alert on long flights and in miserable hotels where he didn't want to mingle with armed people in the bar.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
I have a very active fantasy life. I know that at some point during the day, I'm going to get to go back into it. That helps, a lot.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Reading and cooking. A lot. I've traveled round a much of the world for various reasons, but nothing helps you explore further than books or food.
Mariah is a beautiful and successful young woman - she just doesn't know why her relationship with Patrick feels wrong. They love each other,they have great sex - but is it the wrong kind of sex? And will a weekend at a very special hotel make a difference?
Erotic science fiction. Lorexia Bane is an oversexed smuggler trying to make a quick buck. Who knew that delivering a few tons of sex toys to a repressive dictatorship would land her in so much trouble? In the space of two days she finds herself repeatedly tied up, tortured,caned and screwed by artificial life forms.