When I was writing Her Shelter I had just gotten off a Nile/Combichrist/VNV Nation kick that would have put aggressive into anyone. And I mean anyone. Driving beats, pounding rhythms, aggression out the ass! I wanted to continue to write a BDSM story for the Christmas Spirits releases that came out and ultimately, I did. Just not how I pictured it when I stared at the finished product. In fact, I was rather annoyed.
The music changed. I went from technical death metal and aggro-tek to Gothic. Back when I began embracing my EBM roots, I discovered Claire Voyant, and this song:
After you jam the song, buy the book!