How To Create Safety In Your Body, In The Age Of #MeToo

I am stunned, heartbroken, terrified, mortified and yet not surprised by all the #metoo posts that are circulating my Facebook feed this morning. My heart is broken that so many of my beloved friends have experienced some form of sexual assault in their lives.I’ve never felt completely safe in my body.

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Justine Aksoy

How Self-Pleasure Transformed My Life

It took me awhile to find the pleasure in self-pleasure, even though I was quite fond of it. Every time I decided to pleasure myself, I felt dirty, like I was doing something awful and bad to my body. I didn’t want anyone to know what I was doing.

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Justine Aksoy

Self Love As A Daily Practice

When I read my old journals, there was a common theme, self-love, or the lack there of. Entry after entry brought the life I was living into question; constantly trying to figure out how I could “do it better”.

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Justine Aksoy

Let's Talk About Sex (Baby)

The number of women who are in sexless marriages astonishes me. For the longest time, I thought I was the only one. The shame and guilt I carried around because my husband didn’t want to touch me, or sometimes I didn’t want to touch him, grew inside of me and quickly turned into resentment.

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Justine Aksoy