Author: Sarah Whedon

Supporting women through the full spectrum of their reproductive experiences

Supporting women through the full spectrum of their reproductive experiences

When I got into birth doula work I saw it as perfectly aligned with my commitment to women’s health and reproductive justice. Doulas provide birthing women with physical, emotional, and informational support so they...

Screwing With Our Minds: Carolyn Herbst Lewis on the medical profession, heteronormativity, and history

Screwing With Our Minds: Carolyn Herbst Lewis on the medical profession, heteronormativity, and history

What I remember about Carolyn Herbst Lewis’ work when we first met in graduate school was how excited she was by what she’d figured out about pelvic exams. At the time we were both...

Screwing With Our Minds: Delilah Wood on Domination, Gender, and Integretation

Screwing With Our Minds: Delilah Wood on Domination, Gender, and Integretation

Delilah Wood worked for years as a professional dominatrix, but she’s left conventional domination behind to focus on healing and integration with her clients.  I wondered how she made that transition and how she thinks...

Screwing With Our Minds: Vinnie Tesla, The Erotofluidic Age, and the moral duty of a pornographer

Screwing With Our Minds: Vinnie Tesla, The Erotofluidic Age, and the moral duty of a pornographer

“Eleanor, he gasped, “your kisses make me quite giddy. “Come, Dewey, she answered, taking him firmly by the hand, “let us waste no time in renewing our friendship. “ Vinnie Tesla, The Erotofluidic Age...