Sneezing fans want to see and hear people resisting, then submitting to the inexorable explosion. Erotic art about the sneeze kink often highlights red noses, and the moment of surrender, when the eyes are squeezed shut and the person is tensed and about to lose control. Stories specify whether the sneeze is allergy-related or cold-related.


Sneeze fetish
Core Kink: Nose
Major Theme: Metaphors of Arousal and Orgasm, Hurt and Comfort


Katharine Gates has been collecting niche erotica since 1992. Her publishing company Gates of Heck was known for offbeat collaborations with artists like Annie Sprinkle (Post-Porn Modernist Playing Cards, 7 Men Inside Katharine), Joe Coleman (The Book of Joe), Gary Panter (Facetasm) and Art Spiegelman (The Narrative Corpse.) The first edition of Deviant Desires was published in 2000 by Juno Books. In 2006, Gates curated the year-long exhibition KINK:Geography of the Erotic Imagination at Museum of Sex in New York City. She has appeared on countless TV documentary shows such as HBO's Real Sex, BBC, and Discovery Channel. Her kinkmap has been published in College Sexuality textbooks.