Posts tagged "anna david"

Girl Talk: How “Reality Bites” Completely Screwed Up My Perception Of Dating And Relationships

I saw "Reality Bites" at a seminal point in my life. I had recently graduated from college and simultaneously just realized that nothing in the world was the way I thought it was. The world was not, in fact, eagerly anticipating my arrival and waiting to hand me an array of opportunities. It was instead somewhat…

By: Anna David / August 28, 2012

The Truth About Sex Scenes

Mining my life for sexual material wasn’t entirely new. I’d written, after all, about my sex life in various publications and even penned an extremely graphic novel chapter about a guy masturbating to a picture of a girl he liked and read it at Rachel Kramer Bussel’s now-defunct reading series, “In The Flesh.” But that…

By: Anna David / November 14, 2011

The 5 Craziest Ways I Met Men

When I decided to revamp my life according to the principles of Helen Gurley Brown’s Sex and the Single Girl in order to write my memoir Falling For Me, I not only committed to learning to cook, decorate, put myself together and tackle a whole bunch of new activities (ceramics, anyone?) but I also agreed…

By: Anna David / October 10, 2011

A Woman Walks Into A Spanking Party And …

Somehow the best description and the worst characterization of a spanking fetish occurred in the same article on Salon.com in a piece by Frisky contributer Anna David called "The Joy of Spanking." First, the best description of a spanking fetish, as described by a man who has one. While at a spanking party in New…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 13, 2011

Crave: “Bought” By Anna David (Win A Copy!)

Summer has (almost) arrived! You know what that means? It's time to put down the Dostoyevsky and put that dogeared copy of "Siddhartha" back on the shelf -- those books are for the damp, frigid winter -- and pick up some trashy, sexy, and deeply enjoyable beach reading. Our first recommendation for your summer of…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 22, 2009