Saturday, February 27, 2016

#SatSpanks - 2/27/16 - A Simple Misunderstanding - Driving the lesson home #DD #SpankingRomance

He came to her rescue when she needed him most, almost to lose her when she disobeyed him.

Reading this material at Work could get you spanked.

Welcome to the Saturday Spankings blog hop.  My stories are all M/f with the dominant male determined to protect the woman he cares for and loves, or grows to love, by doing whatever it takes to ensure her safety and continued health.  This includes administering a spanking when she needs one.  

My submission for this week is a selection from my fourth spanking book, A Simple Misunderstanding, a Corbin's Bend novel.  It's sequel, Past Interference is due out February 1st in the Love in the Rockies collection.

In this scene, which occurs in the last third of the book, Eleanor Benson (Elly) has moved in with Gerald Douglas (Jerry) after she is released from the hospital, still recovering from injuries she received from her husband.  Jerry insists she stay close to the house and not take her dog walking in the park on the first day she's home.  However, when an older neighbor calls to her from the dog park, Elly disobeys Jerry's instructions and takes their two dogs with her, unaware her abusive husband is lying in wait for her.

When her actions nearly get her killed, Elly finally accepts her only option is to divorce her husband, but after signing the papers, she realizes Jerry is still angry over her disobedience. 

Frustrated by the distance growing between them,  Elly realizes unless she confronts him, Jerry will continue to treat her like an invalid, despite his growing anger. Still, when push comes to shove, and Jerry accepts her challenge, Elly begins to have second thoughts. Covering her unease with bravado, she demands to know what makes him think she's asking to be spanked. Despite her reticence to submit, Jerry recognizes Elly's show of defiant disobedience as a cry for him to take action, so he remains adamant without force. Unfortunately, what Elly really wants is for Jerry to take the decision away from her, so her submission is no longer her choice, except that's not how Jerry prefers to do things, but he does when Elly leaves him no choice. So, over his knee she went, and he has instructions he expects her to follow as well.

Sorry, I went a little over this week. Okay a lot over, but I had to get them to a natural place to pause.

Elly couldn’t say this was her favorite pastime, but despite her initial protest, being restrained over Jerry’s lap centered and calmed her turbulent emotions, even though he was punishing her. She’d intentionally driven him to this point, only to panic when he’d accepted her challenge, but now that they’d started, her body melted in submission. No doubt, she’d lost her mind after all.
“I want you to repeat the sentence with every swat, and once we get to ten, we’ll take inventory. I’ll count. One.”
A light sting her brain barely registered as pain. “I will not disobey Jerry.”
“When I tell you to stay someplace, you remain put. No excuses. Two.”
Another tiny sting. “I will not disobey Jerry.”
“An order for you to rest is not an open invitation for you to argue with me. Three.”
The shoe made a sound that was larger than the pain it delivered. “I will not disobey Jerry.”
“I refuse to accept backtalk or swearing from you for any reason. Four.”
Another swat, this one accompanied by a slight sting that barely tipped the scale into discomfort. “I will not disobey Jerry.”
“In the future, I expect you listen to me rather than simply do what you want. Five.”
Zap. She wiggled her bottom in an effort to relieve the burn of the swat he’d administered after that statement, but shifting her position provided no relief, so she settled again. “I will not disobey Jerry.”
“Good girl. You’re halfway through this first set. Six.”


After being abused by her husband, Elly is antsy about entering into another DD relationship, but she's disobeyed Jerry, and until he forgives her, a part of her will remain unsettled and ill-at-ease.  Rather than continue in limbo, Elly decides to push Jerry into taking action, but getting what she asks for isn't always what she wants.

M/F Domestic Discipline in Colorado.


Though Arthur and Eleanor Benson have been practicing domestic discipline for three months since their wedding, he insists moving to Corbin's Bend, where domestic discipline is the norm rather than the exception, will revitalize their marriage. Elly has doubts, but since Arthur is the undisputed head of their household, they move. However, once Arthur becomes immersed in a community where spanking is not only permitted, but encouraged, his personality undergoes a dramatic change. Accusing his submissive wife of being lazy, disorganized and disobedient, he employs creative methods of pain and humiliation to mold Elly from the imperfect woman he married into the perfect woman he desires. And Elly finds herself a virtual prisoner in her own home, accountable only to the man who rules her life with a cane.

In his years as a vet, Jerry Douglas has seen what abuse does to animals, and he recognizes those same signs in Elly Benson during her daily escape to the dog park with her tiny poodle. Jerry steadfastly supports the tenets of domestic discipline and enjoys the freedom Corbin's Bend offers its residents, but he remains fiercely protective of anyone in need of a champion. And when he witnesses evidence of harsh handling, his instinct is to rush in and rescue. Problem is Elly Benson is a married and consenting adult who insists all her bruises and welts are nothing more than a simple misunderstanding between her and her husband, until the day Arthur Benson takes his authority and discipline one-step too far, endangering Elly's life.

The thong Jerry uses on Elly

A Simple Misunderstanding is available at the following locations.

Blushing Books
Barnes & Noble

I also have a page on my web site where I am offering a sample of the first three chapters. If you're interested, visit either the Spanking Romance or A Simple Misunderstanding page in the Over 18 section of my website.

A Simple Misunderstanding is currently the only full novel (vs. novella) in the Corbin's Bend line up, and it's receiving some excellent reviews on the Blushing site.

Thanks for visiting.  I hope you enjoyed this brief excerpt and want more. Please click on one of the author's names below, or visit The Saturday Spankings Blog to continue your journey.


  1. Jerry was not what Elly was used to, but he was exactly what she needed.

  2. "Unfortunately, what Elly really wants is for Jerry to take the decision away from her, so her submission is no longer her choice, except that's not how Jerry prefers to do things, but he does when Elly leaves him no choice."

    That is the crux of the submission / dominant dilemma. Sometimes we want to shift the decision to submit to someone else. It's why the expression 'consensual spanking' can be hard to adhere to.

    Love this scene.

  3. Love this!!! Honestly, saying the statement would be harder than the spanking.
    Domestic discipline is delicious. ;)

  4. This is such a great scene. I agree with Lee that saying the words would initially be harder to take than the spanking. I love the lecture in between swats. Very hot. On a related note, I thoroughly enjoyed Lessons in Love. You have a new fan. :)

  5. I can just imagine the sting that thong imparts! And poor Elly is only half way through her set. Courage! I daresay she'll be a good girl after these... at least for a little while, in any case :)


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