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True Story: I Fell in Love With a Felon

Ravishly | Posted 07.10.2014 | Women
Ravishly

Zangeif got in a work-release program. This meant that he was allowed to work while in jail. At every shift, I drove to his restaurant and had sneaky makeout sessions with him. I'd be lying if I said that his sentence provided no additional thrill -- defiance is hot.

I Never Thought My Marriage Would Look Like This

Natalie Thomas | Posted 06.03.2014 | Women
Natalie Thomas

I thought her statement was harsh. And that she needed anger management or couples counseling. I actually feared for her marriage -- and her husband. Fast-forward five years and I completely understand.

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach Talks 'Kosher Lust'

Religion News Service | Lauren Markoe | Posted 05.15.2014 | Religion

(RNS) Celebrity Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, spiritual counselor to Michael Jackson, onetime Republican candidate for Congress and author of the best-sellin...

The Language of Love

Amy Mullis | Posted 07.14.2014 | Fifty
Amy Mullis

I realized that there comes a time in every woman's life when she needs to be sung to by a man with a heartbreakingly handsome voice in a language she doesn't understand. The sound of the words should drip with the dreams of her youth and the melody should hint of the promise that comes with time.

Do Women Deserve Rights?

Susie Sampson | Posted 04.09.2014 | Comedy
Susie Sampson

Women's rights? What are those? Do women even deserve rights because, I mean, they always just need a man to decide, right? Ha! But with the recent wave of laws being suggested that would limit tons of women's contraceptive rights, it seems that there are a lot of white men who feel this way.

Musings on Lust and Love

Diana M. Raab | Posted 04.05.2014 | Fifty
Diana M. Raab

As I enter my 60th year, I continue to feel lust, for love, life and intimacy. I do not think we change much as we grow older, but we learn to accept who we are and what we need, and we are less afraid to go after it

What To Do With Holiday 'Lustovers'

Jill Di Donato | Posted 02.14.2014 | Women
Jill Di Donato

Navigating the terrain of holiday hook-ups is tricky business. For about a month, all emotional relationships are heightened; I mean, it's the most wonderful time of the year, right?

Why Crime-Thriller Fiction

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 11.12.2013 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

They always say write what you know, but I prefer to write what I love. And they always say, write the kind of book you would love to read. So, I write crime fiction.

The Sinful Marriage

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 08.02.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

The tenth commandment is clear: "Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's wife," which means, by direct implication, you ought to be coveting your own. About eighty percent of husbands who cheat on their wives claim to love their wives, but lust for another woman has trumped that love.

The Faerie Month of May: Faerie Festivals and May Celebrations

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 06.20.2013 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

Today's Maytime Faerie Festivals, including Spoutwood Farm's May Day Fairie Festival, the Maryland Faerie Festival, and the New York Faerie Festival, are outgrowths of this vibrant May tradition. They feature kings and queens, Maypole dances, flower garlands and beautiful costumes.

The Reason a Book Must Be Written

Lisa Guest | Posted 06.19.2013 | Books
Lisa Guest

I remember what it is like to go for an orgasm but never get there. That was my experience in my 20s. Since then, thanks to many metaphors, I've learned how to slide right over the edge into ecstasy.

Have You Been Warned? Are You Listening Now?

Lisa Guest | Posted 06.05.2013 | Books
Lisa Guest

Have you listened? Are you listening? Do you push everything away that doesn't make sense to you? Everything that scares you, you drown with obsession...

The Unsatisfied American Woman

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 03.15.2013 | Women
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Why are relationships on the decline? Because the advice being given is flawed. It emphasizes the cozy, warm, fuzzy emotion of love over the super-charged, deeply erotic, electrifying feeling of lust.

Misogyny 101

Nancy Graham Holm | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Nancy Graham Holm

Female sexuality has always been a problem for men. First, there is the issue of paternity. After that, lust. Since new life emerges from women's bo...

Why You Shouldn't Believe in Love at First Sight

Neely Steinberg | Posted 11.11.2012 | Women
Neely Steinberg

In today's world of smartphones and texting and tweeting, we might very well fool ourselves into believing that instant gratification can also apply to matters of the heart. If I can send and receive communication immediately, why can't I be in love with or love someone immediately?

Love and Lust Are Seasonal, Google Study Finds

Posted 08.08.2012 | Women

By: Jane J. Lee, LiveScience Contributor Published: 08/04/2012 08:12 AM EDT on LiveScience Real-time tracking by researchers has identified a ri...

Lust, the Strongest Force in the Universe: Why Women Are Obsessing Over Fifty Shades of Grey

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 08.04.2012 | Home
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Women are fantasizing about submission before men, obsessing over a book where a young, liberated female college student signs an agreement to be totally submissive toward a billionaire businessmen who wants to make her into his sex slave. What gives?

Relationships: Time, Trust And Tango

Amy Chan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Amy Chan

Love and romantic relationships can be a very hard thing to understand at times. They're complex, irrational and emotional, and without a proper foundation, they're fragile.

Cat Greenleaf, LUST: 27 Million And Counting

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 07.29.2011 | Small Business

Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the...

The Science Of Cougar Sex: Why Older Women Lust

TIME | John Cloud | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Men who cheat on their spouses have always enjoyed an expedient explanation: Evolution made me do it. Many articles (here is one, and here is another)...

A Is for Amy & Adonis: Chapter T

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Steven Crandell

The diamond wasn't anything amazing. That's what made it so painful.

A Is for Amy & Adonis: Chapter S

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Steven Crandell

Bartlette emitted a low-level but steady whine from her mother's arms. She had sprouted a tooth, and along with it a temperature and a rash on her bottom.

What Underlies Reactions When Islam Is Insulted?

Terry Kelhawk | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Terry Kelhawk

In the West, we believe that when someone moves a disagreement from the issue to a personal attack, it is because their case is weak. But can we make that assumption with other cultures?

Tortured by Love, Lust or a Crush? The Buddhist Solution (is Gross).

Waylon Lewis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Waylon Lewis

"Foulness Meditation" "The Lord Buddha advised those who are ardent on attaining Nibbana to contemplate the body with its impurities..." "VARIATION...

Valentine's Day: Ancient Festival Of Sexual Frenzy

Donna Henes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

Valentine's Day has its roots in ancient orgiastic festivals. On February 14, The Romans celebrated Febris (meaning fever), a sacred sexual frenzy in honor of Juno Februa, an aspect of the goddess of love.