sex column

Let’s get deep: The importance of protection

May 3, 2017 Opinion

Those of you who have kept up with my sex column this semester know my articles have been on the lighter side and have encouraged sexual connection and exploration. However, this week we need to talk about the importance of protection. Every piece I have written for Let’s Get Deep has the three basic concepts; ...

Let’s Get Deep: Beginners guide to BDSM

February 8, 2017 Opinion

I have never been a person to pull out all the stops for Valentine’s Day. The most I have ever done to celebrate the holiday is wait for the discount chocolates on Feb. 15. Often times, couples are trying to figure out what to get their partners, where to take them for dinner and how ...

The Ins and Outs: Plan B should not be plan A when it comes to contraception

February 20, 2012

There’s nothing quite as nerve wracking as a pregnancy scare, franticly questioning if you might have made a baby during your intense, passion-filled lovemaking last night. Plan A was using a condom, which didn’t happen. That’s why there’s Plan B. Everyone loves this widely-available little pill that erases all those potential problems you’d have in ...

The Ins And Outs: The dos and don'ts of dirty talk

February 14, 2012

I’m going to get on top of you and hold you down, your wrists above your head and my mouth at your ear, whispering every juicy little thing I love about what I’m doing to you. Do you like that? Of course you do. Everyone loves a little dirty talk. “I think that’s considered some ...

The Ins and Outs: The hidden benefits of masturbation

January 31, 2012 3 Comments

That late-night rendezvous with a stranger didn’t go quite as planned, did it? It’s too late to bait a new one, and you’re just too fired up to sleep. Sounds like someone has to go home and take care of their own business. People like to think that it’s their personal dirty little secret, but ...

The Ins and Outs: Safer sex is essential for one-night stands

January 24, 2012

If you are the type who likes a steamy semi-anonymous rendezvous, the electricity that takes over in a one night stand can be addicting. It’s a flurry of sexual tension, which can only lead to both parties getting caught up in doing things they’ve only ever seen in porn. Sounds great in theory, but it’s ...