Content Warning: mention of sexual assault. In this article, I use ‘he’ and ‘she’ pronouns, and discuss the human sexes within the bounds of the social gender binary.
Content Warning: Discussion of sexual assault and personal experience. This article was written for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Rape and sexual assault are not black and white concepts to me.
Trigger warning: Emotional abuse
“Sex sells” is a concept prominent in marketing and its success is evidenced by that of the porn industry. Yet, while selling nudity is generally successful, selling sex education is met with nearly insurmountable obstacles.
This article was originally written for the Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health. It has been retitled to reference the great Cyndi Lauper. Masturbation can be broadly defined as sexually pleasuring one’s self. Masturbation can include but is not limited to stimulation of body parts, fantasizing, watching pornography, reading erotica, using sex toys, and experiencing… Continue reading She Bop