Trailblazing educator, sexologist, artist, and irritant to banality, Midori founded Rope Dojo and ForteFemme: Women’s Dominance Intensive. She penned the first English instruction book on Shibari, “Seductive Art of Japanese Bondage” in 2001, paving the way to the popularity of rope. Dan Savage calls her the “Super Nova of Kink,” while others affectionately call her Auntie Midori for her cool, tell-it-like-it-is, funny, reality-based teaching.

Midori is the Co-Director of Curriculum for Kink Informed Certification, part of Sexual Health Alliance, training therapists and helping professional to provide safe, compassionate, and inclusive service to their clients. She is the recipient of the 2022 Humanitarian Award from the American Association of Sex Educators Therapists & Counselors (AASECT) and 2022 Effing Foundation Grant, along with having honored with a Sainthood by the Sisters of Perpetual indulgence.

She is also the author of “Wild Side Sex,” “Master Han’s Daughter,” and “Silk Threads.” 

Learn, laugh, and enjoy her special online classes, events, and art at  www.patreon.com/PlanetMidori (this is where she is working on her next shibari book through this site!)

Instagram @PlanetMidori
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Coaching and Private Sexological Consultations: https://fhp-inc.com/contact/


Dynamic Rope Play – Control and Dominance Moves

Learn effective rope moves to enhance and make hot play.

Whatever style of bondage or rope play you enjoy, these skills will boost the emotional and psychological intensity. In this hands-on class you’ll practice safe moves that are body-smart for the top side and bottom sides.

Whether you enjoy Kinbaku, Shibari, Westen, Predicament, Damsel in Distress, Take-downs or Confrontational play, these techniques will integrate well into your fun!

No experience necessary.

Bring: One or two lengths of rope that you usually play with. If you’re not sure, bring two or three lengths of 20 to 30 feet of ropes. If you don’t have rope, there will be some available to borrow

Wear: Comfortable clothing that’s easy to move in.

The Exquisite Whip: Hands-on Flogging Training

Improve your flogging skills! Whether you’re a total novice or already confident with the whip, there’s plenty for you in this unique and very active class.  

Enjoy drills on techniques to deliver powerful, effective sensations without top-fatigue. Sharpen your finesse and precision to create the desired sensual, sexual and emotional effects. 

You’ll learn how to select the best flogger for your style and body type.

Bring your floggers. More the merrier! If you don’t have any, there may be a few to try out. Midori shares with you a uniquely connected “California” style of whip use. 

If you want to learn to flog in high heels, or other specialized footwear, bring them. 

No need to bring a target person or a practice partner.

Best Kink Advice Nobody Told You

*Warning: This is a class for sexy, thoughtful nerds.

This is not a class about how to use a tool or skill, but rather about the why and how to play hotter.

This is for people who care about excellent communication and improving connections with self and partners.  This talk is for those don’t quite fit into the standard kink boxes… and for anyone who’s curious about their own pleasure potential.

All experience levels welcome. New people very welcome.

Do you want more fulfilling BDSM play? Are you new to kinky fun? Need more effective ways to uncover the other’s real desires and minimize scene failure? Want to better communicate your hungers and get better play? Dissatisfied with scenes or frustrated at not having your desire accepted? How do you create a multi person scene where everyone’s happy? Are you frustrated with vague terms or limiting beliefs prevalent in kink circles? Let’s get smarter about how we express our desires around kink. Let’s reframe kinky desires and gain practical ways to effectively convey our pleasures. Join Midori in this popular and unique class where she explodes the standard definitions of kink and expands the idea of what it’s all about. She maps out a fine-tuned and flexible framework that anyone can use to better describe their appetites. The first step to fulfilling your desire is to better understand them, then effectively and appealingly conveying them.