D. L. King lives somewhere between the Wonder Wheel at Coney Island and the Chrysler Building and spends an inordinate amount of time reading and writing smut in her apartment and postage stamp sized garden. She is a Lambda Literary Award winner (The Harder She Comes: Butch/Femme Erotica), two-time IPPY gold medalist (Carnal Machines: Steampunk Erotica and The Harder She Comes), two-time IPPY silver medalist (Under Her Thumb: Erotic Stories of Female Domination and The Big Book of Domination) and Lambda finalist (Where the Girls Are: Urban Lesbian Erotica). Her short stories have also garnered awards, including the NLA-International John Preston Short Fiction Award. She is extremely honored to have been chosen to edit the 2017 edition of Best Lesbian Erotica, due out Christmas of 2016 from Cleis Press. D. L. King is currently editing her fifteenth anthology.
The author of over a hundred completely filthy short stories, her work can be found in various editions of Best Lesbian Erotica, Best Women's Erotica, Best Bondage Erotica, The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica as well as anthologies such as Begging for It, Yes, Ma'am, Please, Ma'am, Luscious, Sweet Love, Fast Girls, Sex in the City: New York and Gotta Have It, among many others. She is the author of Her Wish is Your Command, a collection of stories of female domination and male submission and two novels of the same genre, The Melinoe Project and The Art of Melinoe as well as a few femdom and lesbian novellas.
Find out more about her at dlkingerotica.com and dlkingerotica.blogspot.com.