"Dark Erotica" is not a phrase that immediately makes a lot of sense. After all erotica is "come hither" and dark implies "run, run for your lives!" However on some strange and visceral level there is a peculiar similarity between lust and fear, And there is no doubt that a blending of the two is easily found from the "holy dread" described in the classic poem "Kubla Khan" to Anita Blake’s love triangle with a werewolf and a vampire lord.
Logical Lust, an e-publisher of diverse erotica, is the last to mine this rich seam. "Eternally Noir" is a dark erotica anthology including sixteen stories including a startling variety of ideas and sexualities. The stories range from openly amusing to genuinely spooky and are, in my entirely biased opinion, well worth the $3.95: