Andrew James, Ph.D., is an author and educator in the field of alternative sexualities. His work focuses on consensual Dominant/submissive relationships as an avenue for personal and spiritual growth. A.J. is the author of six books on alternative relationships and sexuality, including Erotic Slavehood (as Christina Abernathy) and The Way of the Pleasure Slave.
A trans man who identifies as both a Master and a Daddy, A.J. has been involved in D/s and the kink community since 1992. He and his wife, Anne, have been married for more than twenty years. They began their relationship as Daddy and girl, and since 2012 have been in a 24/7 authority-transfer dynamic. They have one grown child. A.J. and his wife are active members of MAsT: Massachusetts.