Published every Monday, Live Wire is a look around the web at all things love, romance, sex and intimacy.
Stop ‘Phubbing’ Up Your Relationship – Korin Miller, Yahoo! Health – We’ve all been there: You’re spending quality time with your partner, when they whip out their phone and completely block you out.
4 Things They Didn’t Teach You in Sex Ed – John Sovec, Huffington Post – As a gay teen, learning about sex was a hit and miss experience for me, as it is for many. I knew I liked the feelings of sex and yet as a fumbling adolescent, I didn’t always get the technique and connections right. And as most gay teens still encounter to this day, there was no discussion of LGBT sex in the curriculum of the high school Sex Ed class.
Act Like a Long-distance Couple (Even If You’re Not) – – Surprising the heck out of pretty much everyone, “absence makes the heart grow fonder” has been scientifically proven to be true — but not for the reason our grandmas may have believed.
How Negative Body Image Affects Sex Life – Tristan Taormino, Glamour – As I sit down with Chase for coffee, I begin with the big question: No matter what size we are, we all can have body image issues. But why?