Desire

Dating

Presenting as Non-Binary Changed My Dating Life Completely

Staying true to my femme gender non-conforming identity has definitely made relationships more complicated.
Travis Alabanza
5.16.19
Broadly

I Asked My Crushes Why They Won't Sleep with Me

When a straight guy says he is not into me, nor other trans women, I feel butthurt–emotionally and, unfortunately, not physically.
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
2.14.19
Photography

A Young Artist's NSFW Photos of Human Sexuality and Desire

Photographic artist Ellie English explores the value we put on intimacy by documenting nonmonogamy.
Simon Doherty
5.8.18
hormones

Being Hormonal Is Actually A Good Thing

What we consider 'hormonal' is actually a sign of higher intelligence.
Carson Kessler
3.21.18
Essays

Sex Is Never Just Sex on St. Vincent's 'Masseduction'

The album travels the path of seduction to its messy existential aftermath and how one can possibly move forward from that carnage.
Sarah MacDonald
10.16.17
hard data

Men Are Surprisingly Touchy-Feely When It Comes to Sex

Four themes emerged when guys were recently surveyed.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
7.28.17
disability

Why Some People Decide to Amputate Healthy Limbs

It’s been a mystery for at least 40 years.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
7.10.17
Photography

Picture Yourself in the Queer Photographic Space of Paul Mpagi Sepuya

The young artist explores the possibilities of the studio space as queer space.
Antwaun Sargent
3.23.17
Photo

John Edmonds's Latest Photo Series Is a Gorgeous Exploration of Loss and Desire

John Edmond's 'Lovers & Friends' brings together the artist's photographs, writings, and musings about relationships, loss, and desire.
Elizabeth Renstrom
10.8.16
thump exclusive stream

Close Your Eyes and Get Lost In the Sweet Harmony of Tensnake's New Track

"Desire" was influenced by a trip to Malaysia and the mesmerizing chanting of the local muezzin.
David Garber
4.13.16
Art

These Shark-Sized Paintings of Shark Sex Are Vicious

Ling Jian explores our perception of the female form through the ocean's deadliest predator.
Nathaniel Ainley
12.4.15
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Dilly Dally Kick Ass and Cover Drake's "Know Yourself" at CMJ

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Eric Sundermann
10.20.15
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