Entries by Leya

Gaslit Warwounds – A Poem

Those things that cut you up And spat you out Those things that had you crying and screaming On the bathroom floor That had you talking motherfuckingshit To your family Taking for granted your friends Those things that made you a hurricane In a quiet living space Those things that blew shit up Ruffled feathers […]

Pineapple Support to Host Online Event ‘Navigating Relationships’

Pineapple Support will host a free, two-day webinar on how to successfully navigate relationships for adult performers on August 25-26. The event will be led by Pineapple Support therapists and counselors with sponsorship support from Adult Time, Chaturbate, ePlay, Flirt4Free, Segpay and SextPanther. The two-day schedule of events follows: Wednesday August 25 10 a.m (PDT): […]

Abuse – A poem

Sometimes We compensate so damn hard for people doing awful things Being awful Because we can see their pain We can see the suffering That warped them Twisted them De-humanised them So we stay. We watch. We tolerate And accept. But we shouldn’t. We shouldn’t tolerate abuse. It’s fucked up. Written by Liza Belle

Pineapple Support to Host New DBT Online Support Group

LOS ANGELES — Pineapple Support has announced a free, online support group with a focus on using Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) techniques to improve interpersonal skills. The six-week support group, led by therapist Sophia Graham, will start on Friday, August 20. “Our efforts to manage our own emotions are frequently challenged by our interactions with […]

A Shadow Imprint – A Poem

“This anger is not mine…” I finally understood. It was the imprint of a shadow On my soul All that was left to honour the pain Endured. Spontaneous eruptions Harming innocent bystanders, Were rooted in the shadow Cast over me from that time In that place. And now the shadow gathered and swarmed Trapping me […]

Ariel Anderssen Joins Pineapple Support as a Sponsor

BDSM model and producer Ariel Anderssen has joined over 60 adult businesses and organizations in committing funds and resources to Pineapple Support. “As a BDSM filmmaker, I have many friends and peers who’ve delayed getting support for their mental health, because of the discrimination they anticipate facing if they tell a therapist about their career […]

Pineapple Support Announces Corporate Training Program

Pineapple Support has announced a corporate training initiative, available exclusively to sponsors of the organization, that is designed to help companies provide better support to their performers. “The industry has suffered a number of tragic losses in the past few weeks,” said Leya Tanit, founder and CEO of Pineapple Support. “Not everyone who is suffering […]

Callum & Cole Launch Fundraiser for Pineapple Support

Content creators Callum and Cole, twice-crowned XBIZ Europa award-winners for “Best Male Clip Artist,” have launched a fundraiser to benefit Pineapple Support that involves the duo climbing Ben Nevis, the tallest mountain in Great Britain. “The duo launched a Givelively fundraising page for those that wish to support their venture, setting an initial goal to […]

Pineapple Support Connects 5K Performers to Mental Health Services

Pineapple Support has announced the organization has now connected over 5,000 adult performers to mental health services globally. “This is a significant milestone,” Founder Leya Tanit said. “When I began as an adult performer, sex-positive and stigma-free support for mental health was extremely rare and difficult to find. In the past three years, we worked […]