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12 Sex and Relationship Tips I've Learned

Jennifer McGaha | Posted 10.01.2014 | Comedy
Jennifer McGaha

If the object of sex is producing offspring, then it is perfectly fine for this activity to occur in a driveway. In this case, it is also fine to advertise the event as "driveway breeding."

My Mother Is More Popular Than Me

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 10.01.2014 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

My girlfriends all seem to like my mother better than me. I just think that because when they come over, they always talk to my mother and I have nothing to contribute.

Zip Code Anxiety

Sarah Sweeney | Posted 10.01.2014 | Comedy
Sarah Sweeney

Is there anything worse than learning an ex has moved uncomfortably close to your neighborhood or office? Sure, cancer, starvation, paper cuts: all bad. But knowing the inopportunity to cross paths with someone from your past, especially when you're unprepared: the worst.

If You Want Great Sex, Think Like a Lesbian

Jenny Block | Posted 10.01.2014 | Gay Voices
Jenny Block

If you choose to have sex with someone, you are enthusiastically consenting to sharing the bodies you both have and enjoying them as you both see fit. It's not a competition of men versus women. Her orgasm versus yours. Think like a lesbian. Trust me.

How To Kickstart Your Flagging Sex Life

Carol E Wyer | Posted 10.01.2014 | Fifty
Carol E Wyer

There was a time when it was considered inappropriate to discuss sex and sexual anxieties. Certainly, what you got up to in the bedroom was nobody's business but your own. You would probably rather have all your teeth removed with no anaesthetic, than admit to a complete stranger that your sex life had dried up.

Sex & Nature: Evocative Paintings by Mark Henson

Jacob Devaney | Posted 09.30.2014 | Arts
Jacob Devaney

Sex arouses the body, nature enriches the soul, and art inspires the mind. Artist Mark Henson makes love visible with a paintbrush.

Sleeping in the Middle of the Bed

Robin Korth | Posted 09.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Robin Korth

Of course, I would like a partner and special friend in my life. I would love to have a confidant and lover. If this man shows up -- wonderful! If he doesn't show up -- wonderful! I don't need to fill the other side of the bed anymore. Because being with my "self" is enough now. I am enough.

Q&A With David W. Peters About His Memoir "Death Letter: God, Sex, and War"

Mary Pauline Lowry | Posted 09.29.2014 | Books
Mary Pauline Lowry

In his memoir "Death Letter: God, Sex, and War," David W. Peters writes with black humor and grace about his deployment to Iraq as an Army chaplain, and the dark days following his return to the U.S.

Revenge Porn and the Failure of 39 U.S. States

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 09.28.2014 | Impact
Jon Hotchkiss

Of all the types of porn there are -- amateur, B&D, S&M, A&E, three-way, girl-on-girl, three girls, one guy, his mother, and her sister, that crazy shit they do in Germany -- my least favorite is something called "revenge porn."

10 Secrets Your Teens Want You to Know But Won't Tell You

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 09.26.2014 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

have been talking to your teens for over two decades. Even though trends and styles may change, teens still have the same concerns and the same secrets that they would like you to know, but just don't feel comfortable telling you.

Bang for Your Words: Exploring Our Sexuality Helps Us Write More

Loren Kleinman | Posted 09.25.2014 | Books
Loren Kleinman

Art and sexuality share a commonality. Both are often considered provocative. Bad sexual experiences can be frustrating and even traumatizing. The same goes for bad artistic experiences. And great sex, like great art can be stirring and stimulating.

How to Pray for Good Sex -- And Get It!

Peggy Payne | Posted 09.25.2014 | Religion
Peggy Payne

Some things work whether you believe in them or not. Perhaps God exists and is available even to nonbelievers. While you're experimenting in bed, whatever your spiritual condition, I dare you to add this into the mix.

3 Hilarious Moments That Could Only Occur When You Are 'Copulating and Crippled'

Andrew Morrison-Gurza | Posted 09.25.2014 | Gay Voices
Andrew Morrison-Gurza

We may not all have the same types of sex as each other, but I guarantee that each and every one of us will have an embarrassingly comical, post-coital story to share with our friends over a greasy spoon breakfast the next morning.

I'm No Longer A 'Good Girl'

Robin Korth | Posted 09.25.2014 | Women
Robin Korth

My life was all about how I fit into other people's lives -- as mother, sister, daughter, wife, teacher, student and friend. I didn't know I was allowed to have my own life. As a good woman, I am a full partner in my own life.

When Sex Addicts Reveal Everything to Spouses

Alexandra Katehakis, M.F.T. | Posted 09.22.2014 | Divorce
Alexandra Katehakis, M.F.T.

Whatever its origin, sex addiction takes a heavy toll on not just the addict, but on all those with whom he or she has formed close relationships.

The 10 Best Things About Married Sex

Em & Lo | Posted 09.24.2014 | Weddings
Em & Lo

Married sex is the red-headed stepchild of the booty world -- at least, according to TV and movies. In that world, married sex is played for laughs, whereas all the other kinds of sex -- casual sex, new sex, cheating sex, ex sex -- get the sultry soundtrack and rumpled sheets.

8 Things No One Tells You About Your Wedding Night

Kellee Khalil | Posted 09.22.2014 | Weddings
Kellee Khalil

In the months leading up to your wedding day, you're probably getting a lot of winks and nudges about your wedding night. But the reality is, the wedding night isn't always filled with passionate and totally romantic lovemaking.

NSFW: This Is What Sex Looks Like Inside An MRI Scanner

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 09.30.2014 | Science

Ever wished you could see what was going on inside your body when you have sex? You're in luck! A new NSFW video featuring footage from multiple MR...

My Abusive Relationship: My Metamorphosis

Lani Buess | Posted 09.19.2014 | Gay Voices
Lani Buess

I questioned why I continued to stay. Was it habit? Some sadistic sense of comfort? Did I think we'd change back into the people we once were? I'm not a weak person. I grew up in such a loving home. My parents have a beautiful marriage. What's wrong with me?

The Definitive Guide To Having Sex.. On Furniture

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 09.18.2014 | HuffPost Home

File this under "new uses for old things," even if it isn't your average DIY. Well, the "do it" part holds true, but according to U.K.-based furniture...

Why Do I Have To Be The One To Change?

Michele Weiner-Davis | Posted 09.18.2014 | Divorce
Michele Weiner-Davis

If you aren't getting what you need or want from your loved one, instead of trying to convince him or her to change, why not change your approach to the situation? Why not be more pragmatic?

43 Arrested, 115 Computers Seized In Cyber Sex Raids

Associated Press | Posted 09.24.2014 | Crime

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine authorities arrested 43 suspected members of a syndicate that runs a lucrative online cybersex operation cater...

Hand-In-Hand: Marriage Equality and Gender Equality

Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W. | Posted 09.17.2014 | Gay Voices
Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W.

We do have a long way to go, even if SCOTUS takes up the issue this fall. But our society is clearly moving in the direction of marriage equality for all. More than ever before, couples of all stripes are demanding equality, freedom and recognition in their marriages, and are refusing to abide by laws that lag behind.

11 Steps To Prepare Yourself For Really Awesome Love

Alexis Meads | Posted 09.17.2014 | Women
Alexis Meads

In my mid-twenties I was in constant relationships with little time to myself. Each new partner brought some hope for great love, but inevitably ended up falling into a similar pattern as the last. It wasn't their fault; it was mine.

Yes Means Yes: Breaking Down Sexual Violence on UC Berkeley's Campus

Hannah Berkman | Posted 09.18.2014 | College
Hannah Berkman

The California state legislature unanimously passed a bill this month requiring universities to redefine their official definitions of consent as an "affirmative, conscious, and voluntary agreement to engage in sexual activity." The bill's passing is an incredibly needed step in the right direction.