Intimacy is “an exercise in being vulnerable and knowing that I’m going to be okay on the other side of it regardless.”
In our world of hook up culture and dating apps, remaining celibate can be seen as “missing out.” But for this writer, it strengthened her relationship with her partner—and with herself.
Is a little dirty texting sufficient enough to quell post-relationship lust? Rae Witte explores an alternative to jumping into the sheets.
Words by Tania Peralta. Photo by Kahlil Hackett.