She tells me: "I've even found myself talking to my friends on My Girl Fund about stuff I just don't feel like I can talk about to my family or friends outside of this site.It's endearing actually, and I'm sure it works like that for some of the guys on My Girl Fund."Holly comes across as a lady with a fairly distinctive personality.[...] There are very few markets that attract customers willing to pay simply for socializing and only for digitally deliverable goods.Adult entertainment is one of those markets and it has the virtue of a low barrier of entry.I get the impression the majority of guys here know what's appropriate."She tells me she's met someone on the site "who I'm sure will be a friend for what I hope will be a very long time." Likewise, Princess Kiss, who's 23, from the North, and enjoys "What most young women do, spending time with friends and family, shopping, clubbing, reading true crime and watching horror movies," tells me: "I have made a good few friends on here, they can tell me anything and I can tell them anything." She adds that's she is totally herself on the site – in part because she can be more open with her sexuality, which she couldn't be on other sites where her family and friends are watching. She lives in the North and is currently studying for her bachelor's degree in art history.
Naughty Jo is a 28-year-old mother of two — "I work a full-time job, so my only other hobby is my kids" — and as she puts it, "I do use other sites and some of the guys on there know me from [My Girl Fund].
"I'm actually such a geek — anything sci-fi-related and I'm hooked.
I'm such a book fiend — I pick a good read up and never want to put it down," she says.
Some of the women offer the option of cam chats, and others give rather more detail regarding their personal lives than you might expect — they mention that they have children, say, or are in education — but on the surface, the difference is subtle to say the least.
Perhaps My Girl Fund wasn't quite supposed to turn out the way things were planned back in 2008.
"For instance, many guys are happy to have the friendship they have with me on here.