Sex

The power of celibacy:’ Giving up sex was a massive relief’

The plethora of dating apps has bolstered societies obsession with sex, but many people find that a period of abstinence stimulates them happier and healthier In a world where you can get a sexual partner faster than a pizza delivery, it has never been easier to play the field. Yet, despite all that swiping right, …

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‘ Why I told my mother not to read my volume’- memoirs of a former wild daughter

Claire Dederer has written what is surely one of the most excruciatingly frank memoirs ever raw, revealing and explicit In the days before I’m due to speak to the writer Claire Dederer, the Freudian in me( admittedly quite a diminutive figure) begins to wonder if she isn’t subconsciously trying to wriggle out of our dialogue. …

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My parent is a womaniser. I’m terrified I’ll become one, too

Mariella Frostrup advises a young man that philandering is a selection and hes not forced to follow in “his fathers” footsteps The dilemma I’m 22, single and very romantic, yet I can’t relate to women. I grew up with a womanising parent and ever since I can recollect he has built commentaries about both women …

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