slave Rick, Keynote Speaker

slave Rick
Author of Jolted Away

slave Rick has presented programs on the spiritual dynamics of M/s and D/s relationships and has delivered endnote/keynote addresses at conferences and events throughout North America for over 18 years.

his awards include the Southwest Leather Conference “Leatherman’s Heart Award” and the Master slave Conference “slave Heart Award.” Most recently he and his Master were honored with the Guy Baldwin Master/slave Heritage Award at the 2017 MsC.

In 2016 slave Rick published Jolted Awake: An Unconventional Memoir (available on and In it he presents his personal journey of an M/s relationship as a valid path toward self-realization.

slave Rick is currently a licensed kink aware psychotherapist in Los Angeles, CA.  ( 

First and foremost, however, he is by Grace in service to his beloved Master.