Sign Language: Love the Pisces Way

Sign Language: Love the Pisces Way

by Shantell E. Jamison

Pisces season (Feb. 19-Mar.19) is upon us, and if someone under this sign has caught your attention, be prepared to dream! Those born under... Read More

Fellas, Not Every Woman Goes Nuts Over Valentine’s Day

Fellas, Not Every Woman Goes Nuts Over Valentine’s Day

by Shantell E. Jamison

Despite its seemingly ambiguous origins, Valentine’s Day is celebrated by millions across the world. Restaurant reservations, flower delivery services and heart-shaped boxes of that... Read More

50 Shades Darker with JetSettingJasmine

50 Shades Darker with JetSettingJasmine

by Glamazon Tyomi

When it comes to expressions of sexuality, there are more than 50 shades, but rarely is there mainstream representation of people of color when... Read More

Greater Sex for Greater Health? Dr. Cathy Says So

Greater Sex for Greater Health? Dr. Cathy Says So

by Sylvia Snowden

“Drink plenty of water, eat your veggies and get plenty of rest.” These are pretty common recommendations on how to be healthy and live... Read More

The Most Important Relationship Advice I’ve Ever Received As A Young Black Boy

The Most Important Relationship Advice I’ve Ever Received As A Young Black Boy

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

To be an older millennial—one approaching his mid-thirties—is an interesting phenomenon because of how we’ve been able to see the world evolve, shift, and... Read More

friendship

Ladies: Your Dude Doesn’t Hate Your Ex-Men, He Hates Your X-Men

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Whenever I find myself in a debate with women about whether or not men and women can truly be just friends, 98.7% of the time... Read More

How Hypermasculinity Hurts Black Men’s Sex Lives

How Hypermasculinity Hurts Black Men’s Sex Lives

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Not too long ago, I logged into Twitter and saw a tweet that had Black Twitter buzzing, a practice commonly associated with certain oft-repeated... Read More

consent

Is It Possible to Make Consent Sexy? Let’s Talk About It

by Esther A. Armah

This is the third part in #theCONSENTconvo series, an ongoing public conversation campaign on consent. EBONY.com has teamed up with international award winning journalist and host of... Read More

‘Sex Down South’ Conference Aims to Make Act Less Taboo

‘Sex Down South’ Conference Aims to Make Act Less Taboo

by Sylvia Snowden

Sweet tea, Southern drawls, and… kinky sex??? Well, if Marla Stewart and Tia Marie, the founders of the of 3-day sex conference “Sex Down... Read More

What Makes A Woman Good Enough to Sleep With, But Not Date

What Makes A Woman Good Enough to Sleep With, But Not Date

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

On Monday morning, I woke up, poured myself a tall jug of water and sat down at my desk, preparing to tackle the mountain... Read More