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Joan Price

He Wants Me Naked When I Fling the Front Door Open!

Roz Warren | Posted 08.09.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

If you want a glimpse into the erotic imaginations of sex writers who've been around the block a few times, pick up a copy of Ageless Erotica, a new collection of sex writing by, for and about seniors.

How to Enjoy Yourself This May

Roz Warren | Posted 07.20.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Masturbation! Gardening! What else are we supposed to be doing in May? A little research revealed that there's plenty to celebrate, observe or become aware of this month. To experience May to the fullest, I've decided to partake of as many celebrations as I can.

The 13 Most Important Lessons We Learned In 2013

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

One of the great privileges of serving as senior editor of Huff/Post50 is the opportunity to read so many wonderful pieces by some of the most talente...

Why Sex After 50 Is Just Plain Better

Posted 11.21.2013 | Fifty

Miley Cyrus, eat your heart out -- sex definitely doesn't end after 40. In fact, the best sex doesn't even happen until many years later, according to...

Senior Sex? What Does Miley Know? Ask Joan Price!

Roz Warren | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

While our bodies aren't what they were, most of our sex problems, says Price, have solutions. Different techniques. Positions that suit older bodies. Better lubricants. New toys.

Open Letter To Miley Cyrus About Sex After (Gasp!) 40

Joan Price | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Joan Price

Really, Miley Cyrus? You think sex ends at 40? You told Matt Lauer that, at 55, he was 'definitely not sexual'? On what planet? Oh, right, the youth planet! Miley, you could teach me plenty about fame, music, handling bad publicity, and, I suppose, twerking. But I could teach you a thing or two about sex.

The 5 Health Benefits Of Orgasms

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Joan Price | Posted 09.24.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Bring up the topic of sex to a group of people who are 50+, and oftentimes embarrassment creeps in. Add specifics lik...

Why We Need 'Senior Erotica'

Joan Price | Posted 10.23.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

Is 'senior erotica' a trend? We may never know, because we don't talk much about our erotica appetite or preferences. But we can make it a trend just by buying, reading, and talking about erotica that acknowledges our age group. You'll be surprised and, I hope, delighted, to expand your fantasy life to see what is possible at our age!

Saying Goodbye To The Love Of My Life

Joan Price | Posted 10.02.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

August 2, 2008: I crawled into Robert's bed and wrapped my body around his. If I could only get close enough to make the last hour, the last months, disappear. I hugged him tightly, desperately. I wailed his name and listened to his silence, remembering his murmurs, his words of love.

Why Widows And Widowers Should Only Date Each Other

Joan Price | Posted 09.17.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

'I think I could only date a widower -- only someone who has gone through this could understand,' I told a buddy when I thought I might be ready to start dating after losing my beloved Robert.

'There Is No Age When We Have To Retire Our Genitals'

Posted 08.14.2013 | Fifty

Joan Price and Ashton Applewhite join Abby to discuss why you're never too old for sex....

Why I'm Looking For A Friend With Benefits

Joan Price | Posted 06.25.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

Sex without commitment can work if we believe it can, and we're clear ourselves as well as with our partners about the boundaries. Are we friends first, lovers second? Are we playing at romance, or refusing to let the relationship become romantic? Are the reasons that we want to be friends with benefits but not actual 'in-love' lovers clear and valid to both of us?

Why Do People Make Such A Big Deal Out Of Sex?

Sienna Jae Fein | Posted 06.03.2013 | Fifty
Sienna Jae Fein

Not everyone who showed up at the sex activists' conference was pierced, tattooed, and draped in leather. It was an edgy assembly for sure, but many of the men and women making their way to workshops at the recent CatalystCon East sported a classic, casual style.

What Doctors Should Be Telling You About Sex

Joan Price | Posted 04.28.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

Have you ever consulted your doctor about your aging, changing sexual responsiveness or about reclaiming your sexuality when you have a medical condition or take meds that make sex more difficult?

How To Have The Condom Talk

Joan Price | Posted 04.04.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

If a partner is offended that you won't have unprotected sex, please get your clothes back on. Being willing to go to bed with you without protection indicates that he/she did that with other partners... Do you really want to sleep with all the people this person has slept with, and all of those people's casual partners?

5 Things A Man NEVER Thinks When He Sees You Naked

Joan Price | Posted 03.14.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

By hiding your body and being embarrassed by it, you're buying into our youth-obsessed culture that says that only young, firm, fertile bodies can be sexy and alluring. Let's put that notion to rest right now!

Kegel Exercises For Better Sex After 50

Joan Price | Posted 02.27.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

January is "shape-up" month, with every lifestyle magazine and website proclaiming a new exercise program. I've got a shape-up program for you, too, and though it's a muscle workout, you won't see the results in the mirror or show them off to your friends.

10 Tips For Hot Solo Sex After 50

Joan Price | Posted 02.13.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

Sex isn't just partner sex. Many of us don't have partners, yet keeping our sexual selves vibrant and healthy is crucial for many reasons. It's true that if we don't use it, we lose it -- and that's true for both women and men.

Sex Toys At Our Age? Yes!

Joan Price | Posted 01.28.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

Some of us have been using sex toys since we discovered vibrating 'personal massagers' some 30 years ago -- or since we created interesting things to do with vegetables in our youth. But others have never used a sex toy and figured they never would.

7 Tips For Hot Sex Over 60

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 11.16.2012 | Fifty

If you believe the studies, there is a LOT of action going on between the sheets among those over 60 -- and even among those over 70 and 80. A large b...

Three Books On The Challenges of Life, Love, and Sex In Midlife

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 06.24.2012 | Fifty
Marcia G. Yerman

Three new books tackle issues from the nuts and bolts of older sexuality to inner emotional lives.