"Tamara was the Flo-Jo of elementary school. / If you were lucky, / you’d catch a glimpse of her trailing hair / before she reached the finish line."
Thirst Aid Kit, a new podcast from Bim Adewunmi and Nichole Perkins, explores how pop culture shapes our desires.
Giving you everything you need to lust out loud.
For a long time, I didn’t want to be “my mother’s daughter.” But it turns out that, at least when it comes to getting our nails done, I am.
Sexual empowerment doesn't always have to come with the price of promiscuity.
For black actresses in Hollywood, the age gap for getting breakout roles means missing out on long careers and lucrative paydays.
The female characters in the action franchise aren’t given much in the way of speaking roles. (Warning: spoilers ahead.)
After years of trading music with boyfriends, I've finally reclaimed these songs for myself.
Because my mother never acknowledged her depression, I never opened up to her about mine. Now that she's in treatment for both depression and anxiety, we finally talked about the open secret between us.
He helped me realize there are men who enjoy being submissive to women — and that being a woman who’s more sexually experienced than a man isn’t something to hide or being ashamed of.
After meeting a much younger white man online, I began exploring what it would be like to have a submissive lover.
Now I understand the attachment to a show featuring a young woman who outwits nearly everyone around her with just her intelligence and a taser.
CBS drama The Good Wife uses the love triangle of its major characters to highlight a woman's sexual power. Spoilers, if you're not caught up on the latest season.
The award-winning filmmaker on executing Shonda Rhimes' vision, becoming the next Mark Wahlberg, and all the black women filmmakers you're not paying attention to.
Thanks to Scandal and Sleepy Hollow, we're seeing a completely new kind of black woman on television. The human kind, who's allowed to feel things.