Betty's Memoir

Posted on the Feb 21, 2013 by Carlin Ross
This is Betty when she first came to New York and worked as a fashion illustrator. She soon gave up her chignon and lipstick for paint brushes and jeans.  You can almost glimpse Betty the artist...
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Posted on the Feb 12, 2013 by Carlin Ross
This picture was taken decades after their divorce.  Fred was an advertising executive - Betty always honors Fred for allowing her to paint full time for five years.  He was her husband and...
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Posted on the Feb 07, 2013 by Carlin Ross
I love this image of Betty sitting in front of her fire place - her altar - with Jackie above the mantle.  Jackie was part of her Masturbating Nudes exhibition that followed her Love Picture...
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Posted on the Jan 17, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Betty's publisher wanted her to release her memoir as a novel.  Betty refused - she wanted to own her sex life.  It isn't often that an author foregoes a six-figure advance to share their...
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Posted on the Jan 08, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Not many people know Betty started her career as a fine artist.  This is a drawing from her Love Picture Exhibition.  I can't believe she did these back in 1968. I did some high resolution...
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Posted on the Jan 03, 2013 by Betty Dodson
This year I was wise and stayed home instead of going out to greet the New Year at a party. Carlin and I had an early dinner at Les Halles our local French Bistro enjoying herb crusted rack of lamb....
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Posted on the Dec 11, 2012 by Carlin Ross
This is a sketch of Sheila - the woman who assisted Betty in her bodysex workshops back in the 70's.  Last year Betty and I went to Tuscon to do a cleanse with Sheila (she's a colon therapist...
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Posted on the Dec 10, 2012 by Carlin Ross
love love love
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Posted on the Dec 04, 2012 by Carlin Ross
I had the original Love Picture slides scanned so we can release a line of prints...they're everyone's favorites. This one is my favorite.  I'm one of the rare women who love 69.  Can you...
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Posted on the Dec 01, 2012 by Carlin Ross
So stylish..so uninhibited.  From Betty's hair to his chain - quintessential 70's moment. LOVE
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Posted on the Nov 27, 2012 by Carlin Ross
Love love love love.  Betty confirmed this picture was taken by Grant - her exact words, "that's Grant's bedspread".
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Posted on the Nov 26, 2012 by Carlin Ross
One of my new favorites - Betty and her boyfriend Romeil in the 70's. Love the yellow hat and gold sunglasses.
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Posted on the Nov 13, 2012 by Carlin Ross
It all started with Betty's memoir - audible wanted the rights to release it as an audiobook. I've always seen the memoir as the perfect audio-erotica piece. Then we decided to release Sex for One...
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Posted on the Nov 12, 2012 by Carlin Ross
Whenever someone calls for an interview I say yes...and Betty curses me out. It's been a long road and Betty has been left on the cutting room floor too many times. I make my case...argue that...
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Posted on the Oct 30, 2012 by Carlin Ross
I love the 5 points Vidal Sassoon haircut, the yellow tank top sans bra, and the look of determination on her face. Betty is about 40 years old in this picture...she's traded in her paint brushes and...
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