2021 Golden Pigtail Nominations


The 2021 Golden Pigtail Smut Awards are officially underway. To nominate your favorite erotica of 2021 please email your nominations to alexa@alexasommers.com or DM them to Alexa on Twitter 


Nomination Rules:

  1. Alexa Sommers has been perma-banned from nominations (except for the “Anthology” category where an Anthology is allowed providing she is not the sole author within).

  2. All books nominated must have been released in 2021.

  3. Rookie Smut Star must have released their first erotic story in 2021.

  4. Authors may only have one book nominated per category. If multiple books are nominated we will attempt to reach out to the author to clarify which they would like included.

  5. You may nominate up to 3 books per category (observing the rule above).

  6. A book will only be eligible for one award, if the same book is nominated in multiple categories (with the exception of Audibook) it will be place in the category deemed most appropriate. 

  7. Please ensure you include a title, author and valid link to the books nominated.

  8. All “non-monetized” work will be submitted in the “Free Smut” category.

  9. Nominations will be open until 7:00 p.m. PST on January 21, 2022.

  10. Voting Begins February 1st, 2022 and will remain open through February 28th.



The “Everything is Better in a Group” Award for Best Erotic Anthology

The “All Tied up At the Moment” Award for BDSM Erotica

The “Wanna Watch?” Award for Cuckold/Hotwife Erotica

The “Never Enough” Award for Harem/Reverse Harem Erotica

The “Drop the Mic it’s Time to Flyte” Award for Erotic Poetry

The “Hitachi Magic Wand” Award for Fantasy/Sci-Fi Erotica

The “All Love” Award for LGBTQ+ Erotica

The “Tickler” Award for Parody/Comedy Erotica

The “Not Quite Depraved Enough” Award for Dark/Taboo Erotica

The “Things That Go Hump in the Night” Award for Paranormal/Horror Erotica

The “Love at First Flog” Award for Romantic Erotica

The “Any Excuse for Some Smut” Award for Holiday Themed Erotica

The “Look Mom, No Hands” Award for Erotic Audiobook

The “Shouldn’t You Be Monetizing This?” Award for Free Smut

The “Levelled Up” Golden Pigtail Rookie Smut Star of 2021