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Lori Lothian
Lori Ann Lothian is the creator of the surprisingly popular blog The Awakened Dreamer, where she reports from the front lines of well-being in the wake of a catastrophic overnight enlightenment. She is currently writing a book (You are the Wand) about her latest dance with hyper-synchronicity, quantum entanglement and non-ordinary reality. You can find her on Twitter and Facebook. Or subscribe to her playful You Tube channel where she provokes, inspires and challenges you to wake up and smell the miracle of being alive:
Live Your Magic.

Entries by Lori Lothian

Why There's Nothing Wrong With Celibacy

(53) Comments | Posted May 6, 2014 | 7:50 AM

In my late 40s, when I discovered my libido was on the wane, along with my hormones, I searched for a "fix." I read dozens of sex therapy books, wrote countless articles at my elephant journal column about my increasingly sluggish sex life, and even at one point...

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Is Menopause A Sexual Disorder?

(86) Comments | Posted September 30, 2013 | 7:44 AM

I'm digging around on the Internet for free porn. It's the middle of the afternoon, my 14-year-daughter is in school and my husband is out walking the dog. I'm desperate to learn something about myself: Do I get aroused when I watch an erotic film?

I land on two clips:...

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5 Ways Menopause Has Changed My Life For The Better

(43) Comments | Posted February 12, 2013 | 6:41 AM

Okay, I'll say it. I love menopause.

The wailing and gnashing of teeth version of this transition -- where my sisters lament their estrogen-deprived existence -- makes me wonder if the half-empty-cup spin is a cultural meme. You know, that it's expected that we resist leaving behind our juicy...

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Facing Fifty In The Mirror, Au Naturel

(24) Comments | Posted December 17, 2012 | 1:27 PM

My 13-year-old daughter loves to play the starlet model, with me as her photographer, all in the name of a better Facebook profile picture. One day recently she turned the tables and took pictures of me.

I knew I was in trouble when she showed me the final results...

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