Sliquid Organics Natural vs. Sliquid Naturals H2O

Sometimes you just want to go back to basics. You don’t always need stimulating creams to have a good time. So you keep it simple by grabbing a bottle of water-based, no-frills lubricant. Continue reading “Sliquid Organics Natural vs. Sliquid Naturals H2O”

Ask: Building Consent Culture edited by Kitty Stryker

Consent is a hot topic these days (see pussy-grabber). Yet in spite of the massive amount of information, I have still had a difficult time understanding what active consent and communication even look like. Then came the Woodhull Sexual Freedom Summit, Godemiche-Gate, and this amazing book. Continue reading “Ask: Building Consent Culture edited by Kitty Stryker”

#SFS17: Thursday

For day one of Woodhull, there was a single conference called The Color of Choice (on racial and reproductive justice) that was taking place all day. Wanting to start my day with some learning, I dressed and went downstairs, quickly finding a friend and entering the conference room. We got to take part in a song and discuss principles of reproductive justice. I learned the excellent point that you can’t have health care without reproductive
health care.
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Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex by Mary Roach

Content Warning: graphic description of surgical operation on the penis (Chapter 8) and penile urethral manipulation. Continue reading “Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex by Mary Roach”

Sliquid Organics Natural Gel vs. Sliquid Naturals Sassy

Sliquid is a company beloved by many for its vegan, cruelty-free products. These products have a small ingredients list that refuses to include potentially harmful (i.e. sexually transmitted infection-causing) ingredients like glycerin or parabens. Continue reading “Sliquid Organics Natural Gel vs. Sliquid Naturals Sassy”

She Bop

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 pain, pleasure, and/or orgasm for the purposes of sexual pleasure. Continue reading “She Bop”