How I Embarrassed Myself (Oh no!) on Woman’s Day: It’s About S-E-X

Young widow

Me trying to look sexy

First, I do not pick the writing prompts for the magazine group I submit to.  This one was “My sexuality as a widow.”  And I thought, what the fuck, I’ll try it.

I’m probably the only person who did. So it’s published on Woman’s Day and starts :

“My current boyfriend was shocked when, after we first made love, I told him that all I wanted in a relationship (at the time) was a “friends with benefits” situation. It had been a year and eight months since my husband had died; my sex drive had recovered, but my heart was still hibernating…

Now let’s go read the rest shall we:  How I Experience Sexuality as Widow

And comment on whether I’ve channeled my inner feminist or my inner Kardashian.

(I’m blushing here).