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Posts tagged as “sex”

Vagina politics

I found my daughter fiddling with her vagina in the bathtub. The said vagina will here forth be referred to as a pony, it is…

How not to write about African women and sex

By Gcobani Qambela This weekend I read a New York Times (NYT) article that is guilty of all traditional, white, western feminist mishaps when it…

Eureka!

I recently joined a new department at work and found myself at yet another empty desk begging to be adorned with baby pictures, perhaps plastic…

Talking to your kids about sex…

The other day as I undressed my one-year-old for a bath he noticed his penis for the very first time. He looked at it and…

Why is 50 Shades selling?

Like Prof Ron Nicolson, writing last week in ‘Maritzburg’s daily The Witness, I’m hesitant to criticise a book I’ve never (and have no urge to)…

7 reasons to never have sex again, ever

Something occurred to me the other day, as these things do. I was walking out of gym, the endorphins from the exercise setting my mind…

Our future with robots

The shape of our technological future is already coming into view, judging by Sherry Turkle’s recent book Alone Together. To be more accurate, if one…