Sally Wyatt

I am a writer, artist and performer who believes that creativity is the only pathway to sanity. Several years and a lot of jobs in the social care field later, I started writing and performing stand up comedy, to try to get out some of the deepest which turned over the years turned into writing and performing sketches and plays for stage. My latest play is a dark comedy called The Last Cabaret, which will be performed on 10th, and 11th March. I am also in the process of writing a graphic novel called Touch, both are set in a dystopian future where all forms of touch outside hetro-sexual marriage is forbidden. I live in South London and am available …very.

Up For the Weekend: A Conversation with a Chem Sex Regular

imagesChem sex has been in the headlines recently, but how many of us know what really goes on? Artist and writer Sally Wyatt talks to an ex-chem sex regular. 

“Gay and bi men are being killed by seduction, and sex sites are letting this happen” he said, taking a sip of his skinny latte.

I look at Paul, a social worker in his 30s, who looks like a model from the autumn/winter Gap catalogue. I wonder if I have heard him correctly.

“How do you mean? “  I say.

“Sites like Grindr. People on there. They practically advertise chem sessions.”

“Sorry what’s a chem session?” I ask.

Paul gives me an astonished look.

“You know, where everyone comes, gets high on meth and has lots of sex.”

At this point, I have to confess I’m out of my depth, as I am a complete failure when it… Continue reading