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The Biggest Misconception About Sex In Relationships

Kyle Benson | Posted 05.26.2016 | Divorce
Kyle Benson

There is a powerful cultural script that many people agree with in terms of sex: it is believed to be instant chemistry from the very beginning. As we...

"12 Inches of Sin V" Art Gets Sexy, Immersive in Las Vegas April 9

Lisa Derrick | Posted 04.05.2016 | Arts
Lisa Derrick

There is a theory that porn/erotica drives advancement in technology and the arts. The desire to see nakedness and watch sexy-time activities was behi...

The Eros of Tapas -- Feminist Yoga For the New Year

Susanna Barkataki | Posted 01.05.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susanna Barkataki

Sitting on a Zen meditation cushion in silence I felt nothing but the energy between us as if there was a cord roping us together. My sweet, but we'r...

5 Keys To Pleasing A Woman In Bed

Pamela Madsen | Posted 12.27.2015 | Fifty
Pamela Madsen

Our genitals are as unique as our faces or the shake of our hips when we walk. Our desires, fantasies, and roadblocks are as diverse as any road map. If you want to be a great lover of women, put these skills in your tool kit.

12 Steps To Having The Best Sex Of Your Life, Starting Tonight

Pamela Madsen | Posted 12.12.2015 | Fifty
Pamela Madsen

Sex can get lost in the first Black Friday of the holiday season. The holidays can become all about this stressful rush to get to grandma's house and buy those grab bag gifts for the office. You get the idea. The holidays, which are meant to be about connection, can often be filled with disconnection, especially erotically.

Photography Book: Nude Self-Portraits Around Busy New York City (NSFW)

Erica Simone | Posted 05.14.2015 | Arts
Erica Simone

I've never liked to follow rules nor cared much about wearing clothes. This became clear in my work as a photographer as I set out to photograph mysel...

#50ShadesIsAbuse: The Erotic Normalization of Violence Against Women

Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite | Posted 04.10.2015 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite

What "natural order" of sexy dominance is Fifty Shades of Grey really peddling? Consider that the books and film are about a billionaire "control freak" who likes to dominate.

The Irony of Religious Celibacy

Peggy Payne | Posted 10.05.2014 | Religion
Peggy Payne

Poet John Donne famously recognized the similarity of sexual and religious ecstasy. Born Catholic, he became an Anglican priest and the Dean of St. Paul's Cathedral, as well as a poet both bawdy and religious.

A Different Kind of Hot

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 08.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Craig K. Comstock

Selling the sizzle if not the steak, the Harvard Crimson serves up a feature called "the 15 hottest freshmen." It is a Bay Area couples therapist, yog...

Embodying Erotica

Wendy Strgar | Posted 06.15.2013 | Style
Wendy Strgar

"Be no longer tender. Cover me with frenzied kisses -- even as I would drench my body in the cruel torrents of the rain. Envelop me from throat to ank...

Artisanal, Locally Grown, Free Range Porn for Women

Toni Nagy | Posted 05.04.2013 | Weird News
Toni Nagy

Intimacy is contingent on both partners feeling secure enough to express their needs and desires, and these feminist porn and erotic platforms aim to aid in the process of helping their viewers find their voice.

Breasts and Society

Kristen Houghton | Posted 11.12.2012 | Women
Kristen Houghton

Let's stop thinking about breasts in terms of sin, immorality and bimbo-ism.

NSFW: New Erotic Photography Show Glows In The Dark

The Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly | Posted 05.22.2012 | Miami

Exxxotica may have left town already, but our hometown sexy time museum is happy to keep the torch burning. One of the South Florida's most quirky ...

50 Shades of Grey = A Message to Man Up!

Paul LaRosa | Posted 05.12.2012 | Books
Paul LaRosa

The runaway bestseller 50 Shades of Grey written by an Australian woman named E.L. James, clearly has captured the hearts and hormones of women acros...

PHOTOS: Nan Goldin's 'Scopophilia' Uncovers The Louvre's Dark Desires

Posted 01.08.2012 | Arts

Nan Goldin's upcoming exhibition, entitled 'Scopophilia,' or the love of looking, captures the "desire awoken by images." The collection combines over...

Guess The Artist: Answer Revealed!

The Huffington Post | Melinda Brocka | Posted 09.21.2011 | Arts

Yesterday we showed this artwork and asked you to guess the artist. So far we're seeing a pattern in this series, as again only one third of you corre...

Guess The Artist

Posted 09.19.2011 | Arts

This 18th century French artist is best known for his decadent and frequently erotic paintings of upper class French society. Guess his identity in th...

Exclusive Q&A: Director Gaspar Noe's View of The Cusp of Death As Detailed in Enter The Void

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

The week preceding Halloween provides an opportunity to celebrate the genres of the supernatural, fantastical and horror film. The Film Society of Lin...

The Sexy Androgyny of Prince and Purple Rain

Clarence Haynes | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Clarence Haynes

My suspicion: many women are thrilled by Prince because they readily see themselves in him, and vice versa, and the mutual love is visceral and real.