An Intimacy Experiment

It has taken me a year to only partially tell my love story, my unexpected, desperate, struggling, and out-right fiery love story, and when it came to the part before my third-born began to stretch me way past my limits, I was able to write about a point of great touch-exhaustion, the condition of being overly touched (by children).

Once in a while when my touch-deprived husband offends me with a physical advance, like he loves me, like I am not my own, like my physical being is his for the taking, I shrug him away in the way an unrested soul and body only can.

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About me


When Your Writing Doesn’t Fit: Kingdom Come
February 27, 2013
On the Quiet
March 26, 2012
Marriage Letters: On the Sexy
January 09, 2012
Taste Creation
November 08, 2011
pray, I mean dance
October 18, 2011
sex ed
March 02, 2011
The Hidden Part, On Intimacy
February 21, 2011
a prayer in doubt
October 19, 2010
Let’s Talk About Sex: on Naked Time and Modesty, a guest post by Lora Lynn
October 15, 2010