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Adult Film Star Asa Akira Talks About Her Career Success
28-year-old adult film star Asa Akira has penned a memoir called “Insatiable” about her voyage from her life as a privileged prep school student to successful sex worker and it’s earned her a feature in the NY Post.
Peep some interesting excerpts below.
On Always Aspiring For A Career In Adult Entertainment:
“I was obsessed with it,” Akira, now 28, recalls thinking when she was in middle school. “The girls were just really glamorous. They were having sex for money. I thought, ‘What’s better than that?’ ”
“The first time I was called a slut was in fourth or fifth grade,” she says. “I didn’t know what it meant so I looked it up in the dictionary and it said something like ‘unkempt woman.’ Unkempt? I didn’t understand.”
She watched her first adult movie during a sleep over at her friend’s house in third grade. It was a soft-core movie based off a fairy tale. She wasn’t turned on, but she was intrigued.
She scrolled through Craigslist ads, agreeing to a “sketchy” bikini modeling shoot when she was 14. She answered an ad for a “masseuse” but chickened out when the parlor’s owner asked her to “practice” on him.
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