‘I like pink.’ Lucius sniffed. ‘It’s just red’s sorry, weak cousin.’ - Beth Fantaskey, Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Dark SideRead more "The problem with pink: on gendered baby clothes and the patriarchy…"
What’s your heart telling you to do?
I don’t know.’
Maybe, you’re trying too hard to hear it.
– Nicholas Sparks, A Walk to Remember
‘There are no corners to my body. I am round, round, round.’ - Nichole Perkins, Lilith, but darkRead more "Third trimester sex: Curvy and calm…"
But the most significant change to my sexual experience now that I’m pregnant has been in exactly how I orgasm…Read more "Second trimester sex: Coming and cramping…"
‘Pregnancy sucks the nightlife out of you.’ – Laurie Perez, The Power of Amie Martine Since deciding to document the sexuality of my pregnancy on this blog, I’d planned to write a blog post about sex during each of the different trimesters. Thankfully, the first trimester is over but, now that it’s time to write […]Read more "First trimester sex: Fatigue…"
‘You can feel the distance. It carries a weight that’s heavier than anything.’ – Katie Kacvinsky, Awaken I was asked recently what part of my body had changed the most during this first trimester of pregnancy. This was easy to answer – I was aware that my tits had changed almost before I took the […]Read more "Sinful Sunday: 14/40…"
‘Do your duty as you see it, and damn the consequences.’ – George S. Patton Jr. It should be just a usual fuck. Nothing out of the ordinary; a usual, delicious and comforting early evening fuck. The sort of sex that is satisfying in its familiarity. We know each other well enough to know which […]Read more "Baby making…"
‘I am not my body. My body is nothing without me.’ –Tom Stoppard, Rock ‘n’ Roll I have not taken many photos for Sinful Sunday recently. From posting most weekends, I have only shared four images since February Photo Fest, and this hasn’t been by accident. I’m struggling with my body. As you may have […]Read more "Sinful Sunday: 13/40…"
‘There are so many things I want to do and see and write and talk about, and I just don’t understand how all my wild plans for the future can be married with a small thing that needs baths and sleep and feeds. And I’m not just scared because my body will change…but scared in […]Read more "Baby, baby…"