Having a Female Orgasm During the Trump Administration
Perhaps there is a need to experiment in being all the ways we’ve been taught not to be. Perhaps there is a direct correlation between demanding more, putting up with less, and orgasms across America. Perhaps pleasure equals pleasure equals pleasure.
Ah, I remembered the Midwestern insanity: laundromats that doubled as places of worship and Crock-Pots simmering cocktail wieners in stews of grape jelly and Worcestershire sauce.
When Werner Herzog Was My Dad
When once the word “ecstasy” had conjured disembodiment, an ethereal truth, a pristine up-there-ness of aesthetic purity, now, after the baby, it meant something entirely different. Ecstasy was heavy and human, located in the body and the blood.
Love in Amish Country
Consider the love language of these people something similar to a moaning, choking agony addressed at the universe. Call it holy desperation. Call it devotion. Call it belief in inherent dignity. This is real Amish romance, as real as it gets.