NEW ZEALAND

sex work

Sex Work is About Finding Your Niche, and Upselling

"I’m a non-binary takatāpui transsexual, and I like being feminine, and I want a dick, and I don’t see why I shouldn’t."
Stevie
11.8.18
SEX

When You’re a Sexologist Sex Is Work But You Also Have Two-Hour Orgasms

We spoke to Juliet Allen about redefining how we do and talk about sex.
Laura Borrowdale
10.30.18
News of Zealand

Russell Crowe Wants New Zealand and Australia to Merge So They Can Share Jacinda

"Not trying to be controversial," the actor tweeted, "just practical."
Zoe Madden-Smith
10.2.18
Zealandia

All the Worst Questions I'm Asked As a Sex Worker

People only ever want to know one thing.
Gwyn Easterbrook-Smith
10.1.18
octopus

Please Enjoy This Video of a Seal Slapping a Man with an Octopus

The man described the experience as "weird".
Gavin Butler
9.27.18
News of Zealand

Man Says He's Killed 170 Cats to Protect Local Wildlife

He says the best place for a cat in a bush suburb is under his veggie garden.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.12.18
Sex

What I Know About Penis Size From Sleeping With More Men Than I Can Count

From the micro to the cucumber-ish.
Anonymous
4.24.18
Sex

The Reality of Having a Large Penis, From People Who Know

We spoke to a sex therapist, a doctor, a tailor and a guy who has one.
India Hendrikse
4.18.18
#metoo

Inside the #MeToo Blog Giving Abused New Zealand Lawyers a Voice

In less than a week my inbox has been flooded with stories of bullying, sexual harassment and discrimination in the legal profession.
Zoë Lawton
3.6.18
mental health

Ketamine Saved My Life

The only health board in New Zealand offering ketamine to treat depression is closing the trial down. Jemima Lomax-Sawyers, who was a member of the trial, writes why that news is terrifying for patients.
Jemima Lomax-Sawyers
2.20.18
NEW ZEALAND

Photographing the ‘Cannibal Wind’ of the South Island

Can a wind send you mad? Canterbury’s famous Nor’wester has been linked to higher rates of crime, deaths from organ failure and mental distress.
Tess McClure
1.31.18
mental health

How I Survived Suicide By Cop

New Zealand actor Rob Mokaraka has taken his darkest moment and turned it into a play to help others dealing with depression.
Rob Mokaraka
1.9.18