Not Every Act Needs To Be A Public Political Statement

"we do think, on some level, that our individual actions need to be held up as some sort of heroic feminist acts, and that's where I think we've taken the political too far." -Rachel Kramer Bussel on the personal-political divide. » 10/17/10 11:56am 10/17/10 11:56am

Sex Ed: Best Sex Writing 2010 Takes On Race Play, Swinging, And "Sexy…

The title of Best Sex Writing 2010 may mislead some people — this (mostly) isn't porn, but rather a collection of essayistic pieces on topics ranging from condoms to fisting. » 1/13/10 1:00pm 1/13/10 1:00pm

Sex Writers Are Experiencing The Dark Side Of The Carrie Bradshaw Effect

Salon's » 10/10/08 3:30pm 10/10/08 3:30pm Tracy Clark-Flory is wondering why during these rough economic times. Paraphrasing the , Flory asks a bunch of sex writers, "If sex sells, why are sex writers getting the shaft?"The writers surveyed, who include the very talented Rachel Kramer Bussel and editor turned employee Sarah Hepola*, had various…

The "Perfect" Peen: Cut? Or Uncut?

Over on the Jewish blog Jewcy, two Heebroads are debating the relative merits and drawbacks of foreskins. Sex writer and editor Rachel Kramer Bussel is vehemently anti-foreskin. Aesthetically, she finds the uncut peen distinctively unsexual: "they make me want to pat them like a dog and tuck them back where they came… » 4/03/08 1:00pm 4/03/08 1:00pm

Why Don't Jewish Women Get Any Pop Cultural Love?

Radar is declaring, in its typically amusing and tongue-in-cheek fashion, that this year's hottest accessory for shiksas is a Jewish husband. You know what? Tongue-in-cheek or not, I'm over Jewish dudes getting all the love. You never hear about Jewish women being the hottest, well, anything; while Woody Allen is off… » 1/30/08 5:00pm 1/30/08 5:00pm