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Navigating yes, no, and the sticky spots in between

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This Is Us

Rigid definitions of sex distracted me from enjoying my experiences

Black and white image of a dried rose.
Black and white image of a dried rose.
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Humans 101

There’s a reason we call it ‘play’: you experiment until you find what feels right

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Humans 101

How to keep the eroticism in a relationship

A grainy low-res photo of a woman with her eyes closed, seemingly resting her head on a pillow.
A grainy low-res photo of a woman with her eyes closed, seemingly resting her head on a pillow.
Photo: Kema Kour/Flickr


Exploring the nuances of BDSM as a ‘service top’

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This Is Us

I believe God designed us to experience pleasure

A photo of a woman’s calves lying on a bed.
A photo of a woman’s calves lying on a bed.
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Was I dumped because I hate zucchini?

A photo of a woman holding a large cucumber that covers her face, against a mint/teal background.
A photo of a woman holding a large cucumber that covers her face, against a mint/teal background.
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This Is Us

You looked at me with hunger in your eyes, and I believed it.

A photo of fireworks against a red night sky.
A photo of fireworks against a red night sky.
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Before my diagnosis, I spent half my life playing a long and painful guessing game

Micrograph of endometriosis. Photo: OGphoto/Getty Images


Fiction

He seemed nice. In reality, he was very different.

A photo of three white face masks (the marble kind, not the skincare kind).
A photo of three white face masks (the marble kind, not the skincare kind).
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