slave Rick, Keynote Speaker

slave Rick
Author of Jolted Away

For over 15 years slave Rick has offered keynote addresses and presented programs on the spiritual dynamics of M/s and D/s relationships at conferences and events throughout North America.

Community honors include the Southwest Leather Conference “Leatherman’s Heart Award” and the Master/slave Conference “slave Heart Award.”

slave Rick recently published a new book entitled “Jolted Awake: An Unconventional Memoir” which is available on both and In it he presents his personal journey of an M/s relationship being a valid path toward self-realization. he hopes it may help lift the stigma often attached to various alternative lifestyles.

slave Rick is currently a licensed kink aware psychotherapist in Los Angeles, CA ( However first and foremost he is, by Grace, in service to his beloved Master.