About Madeline Iva

i write lady smut with smart women who like brooding men and feisty sex.

Fantasy, Fairy Tale, & Fashion: The Smexiest Parts of TALE OF TALES — Lady Smut

by Madeline Iva I’m becoming more fantasy obsessed as I get closer to the releasing of my FIRST NOVEL which—you guessed it—is a fantasy romance.(Shameless plug: it comes out November 1st) Yet what is it about fantasy that does it for me, exactly? Well, for one thing, I’m a total sucker for ye-olde poofy dresses. Yup. Pair up […]

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My Girl Crush on Gong Li & Why Miami Vice Is The Crime Film of the Future — Lady Smut

by Madeline Iva I was thinking the other day, i.e. doing the dishes, and watching MIAMI VICE (the movie, not TV show) staring Gong-Li, Colin Farrell, and Jamie Foxx. [SPOILERS abound below—you’ve been warned.] FIRST LET US DISCUSS THE OUTRAGEOUS HOTNESS FACTOR OF THIS MOVIE: I mean really. Jamie Foxx. Damn. Colin Farrell–mullet, mustache and all, […]

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Got Body Issues? Try Being NAKED AND AFRAID — Lady Smut

by Madeline Iva It’s been around three years, but I only recently discovered NAKED AND AFRAID through an article about ‘The Women of Naked & Afraid’. My first thought was: Women naked and afraid? WTF? HOW THE SHOW WORKS: Then I found out that it’s not just a woman who has to strip down and be […]

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Sex, Magic, Fantasy & One Cranky-Pants Heroine — Lady Smut

by Madeline Iva This is the one. This is the book you gotta read. That’s what I keep hearing about Amanda Bouchet’s debut release PROMISE OF FIRE, the first in THE KINGMAKER CHRONICLES with sex, magic, and fantasy woven together into one Greek Gods of a romance fantasy gyro. But this is not a review. I […]

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The Lobster: Most Un-Romantic Movie EVAH! — Lady Smut

WARNING: DO NOT GO SEE THIS MOVIE ON A DATE. Use extreme caution when seeing the movie on a couple’s date-night, and avoid completely if you happen to be angry at your significant other. In fact, shy away from the film if you’re feeling positive and optimistic about the world and just want to hold […]

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He’s Hot, He’s Tied Up, and He’s All Yours–Now What Are You Gonna Do? — Lady Smut

by Madeline Iva

Let’s talk about women in seriously tight leather, wielding whips. While everybody hates a shrieking bitch, we all respect the woman who has her sh** majorly together. This woman is my role model when I encounter her–be she a mom or a boss. She is unflappable when it comes to getting results. ‘Results’ […]

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