Another one of my favorite articles. Originally published in the New York Times book review section, August 2o, 2009 By TONI BENTLEY Money and sex. Sex and money. Sounds dirty already. Is it the money that makes the sex dirty? Or the sex that makes the money dirty? Or, rather, the puritan strain that saysContinue reading “Meet, Pay, Love”
7 Tips For Getting Away With It Men, Take Your Lessons From The Pros: Women (Reprinted from one of the greatest articles I’ve ever read, “Have Your Cake…and Eat It, Too,” by Gillian Telling, Maxim magazine, March 2010 issue) According to a recent MSNBC poll, one in five people in a monogamous relationship has aContinue reading “CHEATING 101 FOR MEN”
Lines Taken From Real E-Mail & G-Chat Convos Amongst Single Friends *I have no idea about —–. He is def a keeper, but maybe not for me. And to be completely honest, I really need to bang this weekend and he’s the type you don’t want to rush into that stuff with. So I thinkContinue reading “Things My Gal Pals Say: Part I”
A few years ago, I dated a guy named Carl. I cringe even typing that out. See, Carl was great and all, but I just couldn’t get over the fact that his name was Carl. What an unsexy name. As a romance magazine editor, I constantly have to change the names of characters so theyContinue reading “What’s in a Name?”
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Fat flakes fondle still Air Capturing pockets that spiral d o w n to moist pavement. It’s pretty for the time But I like the dirt the grit, the grime The need to measure out our time to an imperfectly perfect rhymeContinue reading “White Snow Black”
I’ve successfully convinced my mind That you are him To recreate the love and lust and longing The drama. The passion of the past My need for volatility Too strong to bear I submerged myself in a fake reality. Or is it, if I believe it to be truth? I’m a thief, a trick, aContinue reading “Mind Tricks”