This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable download erotic stories pdf. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.
Usenet newsgroup for erotic stories created on May 7, 1992 by Tim Pierce as an alternative to pre-existing alt erotica newsgroups. The group was initially unmoderated, a feature that was not shared by some of the other Usenet or altnet newsgroups.
This feature allowed for greater user freedom. In early 1997 a moderated version of alt. ASSM were specifically submitted there.
Currently the day-to-day operations and general direction of ASSM is overseen by the Alt. ASSM is one of the few remaining active groups in the alt.
2006, although the group is still actively moderated. Elf Sternberg and Mary Anne Mohanraj. Because of the large volume of stories posted, a set of codes to describe the story content was developed.