MKE SEX: The big “snap-back”

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,Last week, I got to play the part of sassy gay best friend at a bachelorette party. When they invited me, I just thought it would be a fun night, and I'd have some goo...

MKE SEX: Food for thought (and for sex)

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,Is it safe to use common food items (like long fruits or veggies) for sex? What about using things like honey, chocolate sauce, or caramel as a lube? Asking for a frie...

MKE SEX: Let’s talk about condoms

broadstreet.zone(49071);In my most recent column, I focused on non-hormonal forms of birth control. In that column I said rather glibly that while some folks feel that condoms reduce sensation during sex, t...

MKE SEX: Let’s talk about birth control

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,I swear to god, I have tried every form of birth control out there and nothing works for me. The shot, the implant, the Mirena, the ring, the patch, almost every kind ...

MKE SEX: Reclaiming mama’s body

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,I had a wonderful breastfeeding relationship with my daughter. She nursed well into toddlerhood, and we weaned about six months ago. When we were weaning, I transition...

MKE SEX: Quickies, pt. 2

broadstreet.zone(49071); Last July, I wrote "Quickies," 10 questions answered in 25 words or less. The short answer format seemed to resonate with a lot of folks. In the seven months since then, I've collected...

MKE SEX: Overheard at the bar

broadstreet.zone(49071); OH at the bar last week:"...doesn't that sound like fun? We should try that.""No, it doesn't. I'm not really interested in that.""Why do you say 'no' to things all the time...

MKE SEX: Vexed about vibrators

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,For Christmas, I took my buddy's advice and got my girlfriend a vibrator. She's never had one before, so I just got something small. See, I'm on the road a lot for wor...

MKE SEX: Fretting about flirting

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,I'm a fairly cute, extremely friendly woman who enjoys the energy exchange of a good flirtation. This has really pissed off a few guys. Truth be told, it's ruined more...

MKE SEX: Consent, assault, and rape culture

broadstreet.zone(49071); A week ago, videotape was released of the Republican presidential candidate talking about some of the perks of being a star. By now, we've all seen the tape, and witnessed brutal knock-...

MKE SEX: Feminist porn

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,Occasionally, I indulge myself and watch a little porn. I'm a visual person, and I'd probably watch more if I could find some that appealed to my sense of decency as m...

MKE SEX: Sex, masturbation, and pregnancy

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,I'm a single woman and I'm about halfway through my first pregnancy. In the first few months I was so sick and tired that I never even thought about sex. Right after I...

MKE SEX: Let’s talk about squirting

broadstreet.zone(49071); Dear MKE SEX,I recently had an especially amazing sexual encounter with a partner on his hard wood floors. He continued to thrust as I reached orgasm, and on one of the out motions...

MKE SEX: The end of monogamy

// Hello MKE SEX,My wife and I have been married for just about 40 years, and I love her so much it's hard to even talk about it. In the last five years, she's had a bunch of health problems that have end...