TED: What young women believe about their own sexual pleasure

Why do girls feel empowered to engage in sexual activity but not to enjoy it? For three years, author Peggy Orenstein interviewed girls ages 15 to 20 about their attitudes toward and experiences of sex. She discusses the pleasure that's largely missing from their sexual encounters and calls on us to close the "orgasm gap" … Continue reading TED: What young women believe about their own sexual pleasure

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Esther Perel: The secret to desire in a long-term relationship

In long-term relationships, we often expect our beloved to be both best friend and erotic partner. But as Esther Perel argues, good and committed sex draws on two conflicting needs: our need for security and our need for surprise. So how do you sustain desire? With wit and eloquence, Perel lets us in on the … Continue reading Esther Perel: The secret to desire in a long-term relationship

TANTRA IS THE OPPOSITE OF PORN – LEARNING HOW TO ACTUALLY BE INTIMATE

What if studying tantra could heal our addiction to porn? What if tapping into our natural abilities to experience ecstasy changes everything? I was really nervous when I first realized that I wanted to teach Tantra. What would people think? Would they be offended? Talking about sex is such a no-no. I live in a … Continue reading TANTRA IS THE OPPOSITE OF PORN – LEARNING HOW TO ACTUALLY BE INTIMATE

Daily Inspiration: OMGYes.com

Omgyes.com You're welcome. I stumbled across this website after reading an interview Emma Watson did of Gloria Steinem and I can reliably say that its the best thing I've subscribed to this year. This website explores specific key ways that different women find pleasure based on extensive new research. The videos are open, refreshingly honest … Continue reading Daily Inspiration: OMGYes.com