Have you been reading the The Pain Mistress blog yet? Pain is often craved because every person has a normal response level to stress or pain. When that level is low, the body cries out for what it needs. Shocked that the body needs a certain level of pain? We’re not! The brain then interprets pain, and sends out chemicals and hormones to improve the immune system, and create a feeling of well-being. We Mistresses understand how to work with this amazing process. Listen to us discuss erotic pain.