Stories by Tracy Clark-Flory

Tracy Clark-Flory is a staff writer at Salon. Follow@tracyclarkflory on Twitter. subscribe to Tracy Clark-Flory's feed

Posted on: Jul 14, 2013, Source: Salon

Many claim to have the secret to lasting passion -- but who has it right?

Posted on: Jul 12, 2013, Source: Salon

A study tries to find the real answer to that question and discovers men have been telling the truth all along.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2013, Source: Salon

Does gender matter when it comes to sexual consent?

Posted on: Jul 6, 2013, Source: Salon

What does the launch of yet another adult crowdsourcing site mean for the porn industry?

Posted on: Jun 30, 2013, Source: Salon

Probably not the best way to spice things up in the bedroom.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2013, Source: Salon

With pickup artist misogyny in the news once again, here's some advice on attracting women -- without the sexism.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2013, Source: Salon

Sex educators, writers and porn stars share their favorite adult Tumblrs

Posted on: Jun 13, 2013, Source: Salon

Writer and academic Katherine Angel bares all in a strikingly honest book about women's desire, and her own sexuality.

Posted on: Jun 2, 2013, Source: Salon

A new book on women's sexuality turns everything we think we know on its head.

Posted on: May 27, 2013, Source: Salon

Sex educators, writers and porn stars share their favorite adult Tumblrs.

Posted on: May 5, 2013, Source: Salon

There is no shortage of professed wisdom on getting through heartbreak.

Posted on: May 3, 2013, Source: Salon

An editor at the first peer-reviewed journal on smut talks about why the topic deserves scholarly attention.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2013, Source: Salon

The stereotype is of a frigid wife, but plenty of women find themselves the more desiring partner

Posted on: Apr 16, 2013, Source: Salon

A former escort turned "infidelity counselor" tells women to give their husbands more sex. It's not the answer.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2013, Source: Salon

A new book delivers surprising news about male sexuality -- including that, yes, some guys are really fooling you.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2013, Source: Salon

Bet you didn't think you needed semen pills.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2013, Source: Salon

The perception of rampant adolescent sexual activity is wrong. In fact, they're waiting longer than you did.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2013, Source: Salon

A new project launched to help the public get over its inhibitions.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2013, Source: Salon

A new book explores the wildly, infuriatingly contradictory messages young women face.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2013, Source: Salon

A new book explores the wildly, infuriatingly contradictory messages young women face.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2013, Source: Salon

Tristan Taormino, editor of a new book on X-rated activism, says it's time to find a middle ground in the porn wars.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2013, Source: Salon

The real-life surrogate who inspired Helen Hunt's Oscar-nominated "Sessions" role reveals what the film left out.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2013, Source:

Rebelling against the porn aesthetic, women are taking to the Internet to sing the praises of "endowed" women.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2013, Source: Salon

Social conservatism to blame for labeling people who like sex with a lot of attractive partners as sick, new paper argues.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2013, Source:

Ben and Jen Rode offer women coaching, massage — and G-spot orgasms. It's legal in California.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2013, Source: Salon

An unscientific new survey says it does. But experts argue that it can actually help.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2013, Source: Salon

With everyone talking about online deception, we take a look at men who hire online girlfriends.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2013, Source: Salon

From New Dehli to the war on women here, sexual freedom has sparked a global conflict. An expert explains why.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2012, Source: Salon

From shirtless pics to graphic come-ons, sites are calling out dating profiles for a laugh -- and commiseration.

Posted on: Dec 24, 2012, Source: Salon

In a new book, philosopher Alain de Botton urges us to consider the act more often -- but also more intelligently.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2012, Source: Salon

A porn studio offers graphic workshops on everything from oral to dirty talk. More shocking is how much we need it.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2012, Source: Salon

GIFs may evidence shrinking attention spans, but they're unlikely to take over the porn industry.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2012, Source: Salon

A report finds adult actresses are happier than the rest of us -- and that being naked might lead to self-esteem.

Posted on: Nov 19, 2012, Source: Salon

Most men aren't sex-crazed Casanovas, a researcher argues. They're in search of relationships, not one-night stands.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2012, Source:

A new book that examines the evolution of copulation since the dinosaur era will amaze.

Posted on: Oct 22, 2012, Source: Salon

Bullying from "cappers" pushed the teen to suicide. She's not the only young woman being pursued by Web creeps.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2012, Source: Salon

A conservative journalist sets out to explore the sexual fringe in this country -- and is most surprised by herself.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2012, Source:

After spending most of my 20s hooking up, I'm shocked to find that traditional courtship is pretty great.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2012, Source: Salon

A dad's letter to his smut-surfing son goes viral, raising the question of how to deal with a pubescent pornophile.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2012, Source: Salon

Artificial wombs, lifelong fertility -- it seems the stuff of dystopian sci-fi, but an author says it will happen.