Would You Engage In “Sex Bartering” With Your SO?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 25, 2011
I used to trade back rubs for blow jobs. Not with strangers, of course. With my boyfriend at the time. And not half-assed, sitting in front of him on couch with the TV on back rubs either; no, I'm talking lights off, candles burning, soothing background music, scented oil back massages for at least 20… More »

How To Be Romantic Without Being Creepy

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 25, 2011
The romantic gesture: a lovely thing or reserved for creepy stalkers? Blogger Joshua Lyon, writing for Thought Catalog, seems to feel that the romantic gesture is dying. He talks about being branded "scary intense" for writing a letter to a man he had a crush on and suggesting an old-fashioned correspondence. That… More »

Guess What Kind Of Porn Men Are Really Looking At

By: Ami Angelowicz / April 25, 2011
A new book, A Billion Wicked Thoughts, studied over one billion internet users and uncovered what kind of porn people are really cruising for online. Predictably, the authors found that women are more into erotica than men, and that women's sexual interests and desires are more fluid and tend to change over time. More »

LeAnn Rimes Marries Eddie Cibrian, Can’t Stop Tweeting About It

LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian are no longer "living in sin," as my grandma would have said. On Friday night, the two got married, trading their vows—which we hope included the line, "I promise not to fall for my next Lifetime movie co-star"—in front of 40 guests in Malibu. LeAnn quickly… More »

Girl Talk: I Think I’m Addicted To Starting Over

By: Leonora Epstein / April 25, 2011
My pattern with escape began as a kid. I am 14 years old and in my pediatrician's office. My family has just moved back to New York City after a 5-year stint in Massachusetts. I'm turning into one of those surly teenagers. My mother has read SavingReviving Ophelia and now my father is reading it,… More »

Girl Skin Care In A Boy’s World

By: Julie Gerstein / April 25, 2011
Last weekend, I stayed with a few of my dude besties at their house in Austin, Texas. In between eating tacos and marveling at the sheer number of terrible tattoos Austin has to offer, I went swimming and got some sun. Well, wouldn't you know it, a house full of 20-something dudes didn't have any… More »