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“Junkie Whore”—What Life Is Really Like for Sex Workers on Heroin

She’s the dead hooker in the trunk. A universal cautionary tale, the drug-using sex worker is too wretched to be r...

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Perils, Perks and Power: What Being a Sex Worker Teaches You About Clients on Drugs

April 21st, 2016 I remember the first client I ever met who wanted to do drugs during a session. It was a doubles call i...

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This Is What It’s Like to Have Sex for Money When You’re Sick From Heroin Withdrawal

May 17th, 2016 My boyfriend, John, wordlessly handed me two and a half pills, 25 milligrams of street-bought methadone. ...

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You Know That Cliché of Trading Sex for Drugs? Here’s the Real Thing

July 12th, 2016 I traded a blowjob for three bags early in my dope career. He was an acquaintance, a dealer friend of a ...

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Here’s What Real Sex Workers Say About That “Hooker-Using-Drugs-to-Numb-the-Pain” Trope

October 4th, 2016 You’ve heard the story: A troubled woman prostitutes herself. To numb the pain of belonging to this so...

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