Rachel Kramer Bussel writes about sex, dating, books and pop culture. She's edited 38 anthologies, most recently Obsessed and Gotta Have It, and serves up daily food porn at Cupcakes Take the Cake. Follow her @raquelita and @cupcakeblog on Twitter.
For the past six-plus years, I’ve been blogging about cupcakes at Cupcakes Take the Cake. We’ve posted over 12,000 times about this much-loved (and hated) dessert. One of the coolest things about living in cupcake land is that I’ve found cupcakes to be an entrée into worlds I know little to nothing about. There are all sorts of subcultures that I know only through cupcakes: