I Tried Frexting (Friend Sexting)

I sent my bare boobs to my best friend and, well, yeah.

When the term “frexting” started making its rounds a few weeks ago, I did what I usually do when I hear a new (and albeit stupid-sounding) made-up word: I groaned. Frexting? Really?

As a woman whose brain is constantly in the gutter, I immediately assumed it was somehow sex-related, as in, perhaps frenulum texting. Although there are more than a few frenulum on the body, I figured it must have be the ones on the penis or vagina. Based on the word, it made total sense.

Much to my disappointment, frexting has nothing to do with the frenulum.

If you put together the words “friendship” and “texting,” you get “frexting.” Frexting is, as Alana Levinson wrote for Medium, a sexy photo you send to a friend as “an act of bonding and empowerment.” It’s sexting with a friendly twist. Read more on YourTango…