Entries by Leya

Away – A Poem

I leave Because it’s easier Than to stay I run Because it’s more bearable Than to feel I shut everyone out Because it is less painful Than to let them in I close + push away Because it is less agonising Than to love To stay Is to bear witness To stay Is to let […]

DialXS Joins Pineapple Support as a Sponsor

DialXS has joined over 60 adult businesses and organizations in committing funds and resources to Pineapple Support. “It is an honor to sponsor an organization which supports the wellbeing of so many,” CEO Chris Visser said. “We’re thankful to Pineapple Support for their hard work in providing these essential services around the world, and for […]

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 […]