Domestic Violence Statistics reported in 2016 – Every 9 seconds in the US a woman is assaulted or beaten. Around the world, at least one in every three women has been beaten, coerced into sex or otherwise abused during her lifetime. Most often, the abuser is a member of her own family. Domestic violence is Read More
Our global experience and understanding of sexuality – in an amazing kaleidoscope of diversity – has been transformed in the past century. What was once condemned, feared, misunderstood, hidden, or denied is now . . . . . . openly and passionately a part of our social and political discussion. Who would have imagined 50 years ago Read More
Several weeks ago I was interviewed by an author currently writing a book on curiosity. We had such a wonderful conversation that I wanted to share with you part of our discussion. When asked about why I see curiosity as essential to our well –being, I shared that curiosity is absolutely necessary for our . Read More
Awhile back I spoke at a regional Passion Parties (now Pure Romance) training meeting. It was a training conference for women who promote in-home sex-toy parties for women. I did a presentation on “What’s Love Got To Do With It?” You can imagine we talked about a variety of issues. We talked about sex. We Read More
I had a conversation with a woman yesterday. I asked her, “What do you like to do?” “Nothing ,” she said. Where do you go with the conversation from there? So I took another run at it. “So, do you like to do needlework? Play bridge? Do you like to swim? Bake cookies?” Her answer, Read More
I co-lead a group with Karly Stein called Sexy Wonderful Women of Denver. Last night we met with our Advisory Team for a focus group to get their input on taking the group to the next level, meaning how do we reach out to more women to help them. We received excellent feedback and ideas. Read More
Anxiety is the #1 inhibitor of sexual pleasure. Whether a person is experiencing a full-blown panic attack or just mild anxiety, that well-meaning, but interfering, mechanism of fear can painfully inhibit your sexual pleasure and satisfaction. Whether you are single, married, heterosexual, polyamorous, or in a same sex marriage/partnership – you may be asking, “How can I have a healthier sex Read More
Gender identity, gender expression, and sex are all important elements of how we see and express ourselves as human beings.