Stories by Liz Langley

Liz Langley is a freelance writer in Orlando, Fla. subscribe to Liz Langley's feed

Posted on: Jun 17, 2009, Source: Liz Langley's Blog

The Best Sex Writing 2009 covers everything from virginity pledges to orgasming after a spinal chord injury.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The truth is, everyone can use some adult sex education.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2009, Source: AlterNet

From pedal-powered sex toy delivery services to recycling vibrators, the adult industry has actually made going green sexy.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2009, Source: AlterNet

First off, let's make sure some religious group doesn't buy it and decide to keep it intact forever.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Americans' embrace of the Obamas and other intelligent public figures may be part of a much-needed cultural shift.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2009, Source: Orlando Weekly

One couple have built a business helping people deal with the very messy reality of death by cleaning up after murders, suicides and the like.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2008, Source: Alice the Goon

We all need a little sex-ed -- despite what the abstinence-only crown thinks.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Porn editor Dian Hanson on art and porn, censorship, the mainstreaming of pornography and her experience as a woman working in adult entertainment.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2006, Source: AlterNet

In the name of peace, find a partner -- or find yourself -- and have an orgasm. Just don't fake it.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A German study reports that women's sexual desire for their partners dwindles with time. What's a monogamous gal to do?

Posted on: Jun 1, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Sometimes you don't need someone to go to the movies with; you need someone who inspires you to make a movie of your own.

Posted on: May 18, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The 71-year-old owner of the World Erotic Art Museum can teach us a thing or two about the aesthetic of racy art.

Posted on: May 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Physical intimacy is growing increasingly robotic. Is it just a fad, or the wave of the future?

Posted on: Apr 13, 2006, Source: AlterNet

What the heck is polyamory, and is it a legitimate way to sustain a romantic relationship?

Posted on: Mar 30, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Browsing for vibrators with a chirpy group of older women offers some eye-opening reminders about aging, sex and camaraderie.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet

According to a recent survey of 41 countries, the Japanese are having the least amounts of sex. But why?

Posted on: Mar 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet

According to Newsweek, baby boomers' love lives are, well, booming. Maybe elder dating isn't so bad after all.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A sex cannibal gets 200 responses to his internet ad, and I can't find a dinner date for Saturday night?

Posted on: Feb 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Your friendly neighborhood adult novelty store is helping out regular folks like you -- in more meaningful ways than you might expect.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2006, Source: AlterNet

It's a cliche that men are loony for lesbians. So why is it taboo for women, like me, to swoon at the sight of two guys having sex?

Posted on: Dec 21, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The doom and gloom of daily news doesn't offer much good stimulation. One device takes the often inane chatter and adds a little buzz.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Ten reasons why that Bush voter you're dating is wrong, all wrong.

Posted on: Oct 28, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Florida's electoral landscape is a shape-shifter. Trying to get a bead on it is like being the lead character in 'Memento.' Whatever you knew a minute ago, just forget it. Something else is happening now. And now. And now.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2004, Source: AlterNet

After three hurricanes, I wonder what it is that Florida did that so offended all of nature. Whatever it is, I'm sorry.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The 1975 horror flick 'The Stepford Wives' stirred that nameless fear of losing one's identity, something which any stereotypical punk, artist, or politician must understand well.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Creative types are forced to agonize over math every year at tax time. What if accountants and tax professionals were forced to discover a malfunctioning creative side every year?

Posted on: Mar 2, 2004, Source: AlterNet

I'm one of those people whose anger at George W and his crew is as intense as jabanero nasal spray.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Mattel recently announced that supercouple Ken and Barbie are splitsville. Will Cali Girl Barbie move in on Ken? Will Barbie fall prey to Blain the Australian boogie boarder's sexy accent?

Posted on: Feb 11, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Science reveals the reasons for co-dependency, physical attraction, and staying up all night listening to Nina Simone.

Posted on: Jan 26, 2004, Source: AlterNet

While others have picked up on the antiwar subtexts in Tolkien's work, I might be the first to interpret the whole trilogy as a dating manual.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2003, Source: AlterNet

What would it be like to date the most powerful man in the free world? If we had a single president, some lucky gal might get to find out.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Figure skater Jamie Sale's sexy photo shoot shows that sometimes even 'role models' gotta have fun.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2003, Source: AlterNet

MoveOn Voter Fund's new political advertising contest mines the creative community for ideas on how to defeat George Bush.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Gays may be the only ones who could possibly take our parents' dated, broken-down, traditional lifestyle, slap it with a coat of paint and make it attractive again.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Demi and Ashton's very public fling shows that women's relationship freedom has increased at the same rate as our number of TV channels.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2003, Source: AlterNet

In my new political party, Anyone But Bush Again, all you have to do is vote for the one guy running against Bush who has a shot of winning.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2003, Source: AlterNet

A new study claims that excessive worship of celebrities is a bona fide mental disorder.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2003, Source: AlterNet

My initial experience with the Museum of Sex mirrored a lot of people's initial experience with actual sex: five minutes in I was really confused.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Reality TV hits rock bottom with a mockery of economic hardships that even has the president of CBS apologizing.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2003, Source: AlterNet

A UFO cult called the Raelians claims to have cloned a human baby. True or not, at least it has livened up the nightly news.