Hallie Lieberman is a sex toy expert. When I first told people I was interviewing an expert in vibrators, cock rings, and dildos, everyone had the same question: how does one become an expert in that? The answer is simple: Lieberman saw a sex toy when she was 12 years old and her mother freaked out and refused to tell her what it was. The story is beautifully and hilariously told as the preface to her book Buzz: The Stimulating History of the Sex Toy. Since that moment, she has worked in a sex toy shop, wrote numerous college papers on the subject, and received her Ph. She continued her efforts to explore that history and the stigmas that still swirl around sex toys in Buzz, which was released in late
Question #22: Can we use sex toys?
Question # Can we use sex toys? | Mars Hill Church
What could the boudoir of the believer offer to spice up my marriage? The biggest distinction I could see was that the products were minus the standard red-lipsticked O faces these companies usually use to sell their products. Also, no fake pussies. Dildos yes; pussies no.
Are Sex Toys Okay for Married Christians Couples to Use
Joy Wilson says she and her husband pray for guidance before adding new sex toys to their catalog. Joy Wilson went looking for something to spice up her marriage without compromising her Christian beliefs. Finding nothing, she founded her own "sin-free" sex toy business. The name refers to the Song of Solomon, the extended love poem that forms the 22nd book of the Bible. Wilson says that after the birth of her first child, she had trouble rekindling her desire for intimacy.
What makes a vibrator holy? That's a question investigated by an article The Daily Beast which demonstrates not only that A someone there has a great sense of humor but B the Christianists are truly dysfunctional when it comes to normal sex of any orientation. In particular, the post looks at the growing market for sex toys via online "religious" sex-toy shops. Sample sites are " Covenant Spice " which describes itself as "Christ honoring sex and romance site for couples," and " Intimacy of Eden " which promises to ignite passion and romance for a healthy, heavenly marriage. Apparently, the theory behind the products is that good sex will strengthen the marriages of the self-congratulatory pious set.