It had been my ride to anonymous mansions in the Valley where the cold hands of spray-tanned dudes would slam my hips on top of their dicks. The endless rejection after rounds of casting calls for bit parts in TV pilots that never got picked up anyway mixed with a bank account that always seemed to be plummeting weighed heavy.They’d call me a whore and I’d say things like “Yes, daddy” in a robotic lilt. The thousand dollars that I’d moved there with drained away fast as I worked on extra sets making 0 a day, really when you figure in the bank fees of cashing the checks that the studios gave us. Two weeks later, a balding man wrote me a

It had been my ride to anonymous mansions in the Valley where the cold hands of spray-tanned dudes would slam my hips on top of their dicks. The endless rejection after rounds of casting calls for bit parts in TV pilots that never got picked up anyway mixed with a bank account that always seemed to be plummeting weighed heavy.They’d call me a whore and I’d say things like “Yes, daddy” in a robotic lilt. The thousand dollars that I’d moved there with drained away fast as I worked on extra sets making $100 a day, really $85 when you figure in the bank fees of cashing the checks that the studios gave us. Two weeks later, a balding man wrote me a $1,200 check for my first porn scene.

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It had been my ride to anonymous mansions in the Valley where the cold hands of spray-tanned dudes would slam my hips on top of their dicks. The endless rejection after rounds of casting calls for bit parts in TV pilots that never got picked up anyway mixed with a bank account that always seemed to be plummeting weighed heavy.

They’d call me a whore and I’d say things like “Yes, daddy” in a robotic lilt. The thousand dollars that I’d moved there with drained away fast as I worked on extra sets making $100 a day, really $85 when you figure in the bank fees of cashing the checks that the studios gave us. Two weeks later, a balding man wrote me a $1,200 check for my first porn scene.

,200 check for my first porn scene.

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Boasting aircraft-grade aluminum handles and nearly indestructible springs, this device, manufactured by a California-based company called Iron Mind, was considered the Louisville Slugger of the grip world. “I’ve been using them to train my overhand deadlift grip.” “The other guys in the back asked me to see if you could close it,” the technician said. It revealed an XXX profile link that an internet troll had left on my personal Twitter page.

There she was, a girl I recognized, frozen in time 15 years ago.

Was reporting her just deleting her all over again? I assuaged my guilt by tithing, giving 10 percent of what I earned to the Church.

Was “her” still me even though I’d spent the last 15 years decidedly being not her, trying to do more with my life than the eight months I’d spent, at 19 years old, playing a porn star? When the elders confronted me, having found out about my work, I stopped going.

She was the kind of woman who let the colors of the sunset dictate her mood, happiest when the pinks and purples of the Santa Monica sky swirled into calm, after the day’s scenes had been shot and she’d tucked her checks into her bank account.

She didn’t apologize for her body or her sexuality.

Yet another dude had created yet another fake profile account for the porn star I used to be.

It wasn’t the first time this had happened, but this troll had found my real identity and linked the porn page to my personal Twitter account.

It was the same account that I used for work at a tech startup with an all-male team. Once at the office I ducked into a conference room with the privacy of frosted glass and pulled up an incognito window on my work machine.

I pushed the pedestrian walk button at the traffic stop 12 times in quick succession. Before I hit the big red “Report” button, I paused and scrolled through the pictures.

She knew she was beautiful because production men told her so.