Asexual People Tell Us What Their Romantic Lives Are Like
“I can look into my girlfriend’s eyes and feel the warmth that anyone in a happy relationship will feel—I just don’t feel that sexual urge to jump someone’s bones," and other stories of ace love.
How I Seek Out Intimacy as an Asexual Person
As a queer, asexual person I often felt like an outsider growing up. But now I've found my community of people like me, in a society that seems to revolve around sex.
What It's Like to Come Out as Asexual
Most of us know someone who has come out as gay, or bisexual, or even transgender. But less is known about asexuality, including what it's like to tell friends and family you identify as "ace". Here, three women describe the conversations that changed...
How Some Asexuals Use Erotica to Get Off
Through erotic fiction and comics, one can explore sexuality in a way that doesn't involve flesh and fluids.
Richa Kaul Padte
How That Female Zebra Shark Reproduced Without a Male Partner
Girl I didn't know you could get down like that.
We Asked Asexuals What They Fantasize About
"I fantasize about my future with my partner, achieving a certain level of success in our careers, getting out of debt. Oh, and cake. Don't forget about cake."
What Do Asexuals Think About Our Sex-Obsessed World?
"I don't understand why there are so many songs about sex and how awesome it feels, but there are almost none about chocolate."
Meeting and Understanding the Asexual Community
A photographer and sociologist team up to get a firsthand perspective from eight asexuals.
Mark Carrigan and Holly Falconer
What We Learned About Sex in 2014
Technology is changing the way we have sex, "rosebudding" is a thing, the British government can't handle face-sitting, and everybody likes butts.
Aromantics Just Want to Be Your Friend
You might be familiar with asexuality, but are you familiar with aromanticism? They're never gonna fall in love—because they don't want to.