Sir Eric Pride

Eric Pride, together with his wife Lady Christie, heads a structured authority-based household in New York. The household celebrates its 15 year anniversary this year. The primary focus of the household is integrating healthy power-exchange dynamics into daily life and providing guidance, training, and support for its individuals. Eric enjoys consensual S&M, blogs on different aspects of the lifestyle, and presents on alternative lifestyle relationships, structured authority-based living, S&M, ritual and spirituality.

Eric has taught nationwide at numerous conferences, organizations and events, including Albany Power Exchange, Arizona Power Exchange, Armory (, Beyond Leather, Brimstone, Building Blocks, Columbia University, COPE, Dark Odyssey, Desert Dominion, DomSubFriends, The Eulenspiegel Society (TES), Fetish Fair Fleamarket, Floating World, GLINT, GLLA, Hypnosis NY, Iron Bell Academy, Kink Shoppe, Leather Leadership Conference, Leather Man, LGBT Centers, LILNR, Manhattan Society for Alternative Sexual Expression, many MAsT Chapters around the country, Master/slave Conference, Mid-Atlantic Masters Forum, Northern Delaware D/s Boot Camp, Northwest Leather Celebration, Open Love NY, Passional/Sexploratorium, SF Citadel, Society, South Plains Leatherfest, Southwest Leather Celebration, TES Fest, Thunder in the Mountains, and Winter Wickedness.

Eric is a founding member and an instructor at the Master/slave Development Center, an educational group for Masters and slaves. He is also the founder of NYC Kinky Living (NYCKL) and the producer of the hands-on immersive full-day intensives EdgePlay, KinkWorks, PlaySpace, ROPESCAPE, ROPESCAPE 2, and Unleashed.

Eric is a member of MAsT: Metro NY, TES, and NCSF. You can connect with him on FetLife (“EricPride”) or follow him on Twitter (“EricPride“). He can be reached at