• Bright Places,  Life,  Sex Life,  The Truth About

    The Truth About Sex

    Sex can be awesome or awful, sensual or scary, wonderful or wretched; it can be frustrating or satisfying, intimate or impersonal, boring or magical.  Sex can be life-changing or life-draining; sex can be gentle, or, sadly, sex can be forceful.  No other human interaction is as loaded an experience as sex.  Even the word itself is powerful.  “Sex sells,” they…

  • Life,  Sex Life,  World Life

    For Sale: Virginity

    Can you put a price on your virginity? You may say no, but a girl in Siberia allegedly did. According to an article in the New York Daily Times, the girl (who went by the name Shatuniha), desperately in need of money, listed her virginity on a Russian auction site for the hefty sum of 800,000 rubles. That roughly translates…

  • Life,  Safe Life,  Sex Life

    No: A Negative Response

    “No is such an ambiguous word though. What does it mean? It’s very ambiguous when someone says, ‘I don’t want you to have sex with me.’ What do they mean by that? Like, are they teasing? I just don’t know where you stand these days.” –Richard Ayoade’s satirical response to Robin Thicke’s song “Blurred Lines.” Although comedian Richard Ayoade’s deadpan…

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    Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby

    I wonder how many people know where the title is from. It’s the title of a song by Salt-n-Pepa. Don’t know who they are? Do yourself a favor, and look them up; you won’t regret it. Sex. It’s such a touchy subject. Frankly, there are so many aspects to talk about. There’s the having it, the not having it, the…