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Stillness Born || A Study in Stillness by Vanessa Cuccia

A Study in Stillness from Vanessa Cuccia on Vimeo.Stillness Born || A Study in Stillness by Vanessa CucciaFilm by Joseph Anderson“A Study In” is a series in which I will examine human concepts such as rage, idiocracy, and sensuality through theatrical expression, written word, music, and whatever el
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Creation through Insecurity - A note from the founder of Chakrubs

When asked about conceptualizing Chakrubs, I often explain how the idea to use crystals for sex toys came about while I was living with a spiritual teacher who was heavily into energetic healing. One thing I’ve yet to mention about this story, is how that same spiritual teacher discouraged me from m
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The Prism: Ancient History of Quartz to Inspire Modern Day Practices

Crystals have experienced a recent surge in popularity, but don’t be fooled, this trend is far from new. Many of our contemporary beliefs and uses concerning crystals were derived from ancient cultures all over the world. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be doing a series on the histories of different
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Consent Culture at Burning Man, & What I Saw in the Orgy Dome

I had every intention of getting buck wild at Burning Man. I pictured Bacchanal-inspired parties in the vein of Eyes Wide Shut and mysteriously shaded rooms where the only thing visible was the outline of bodies writhing on top of one another. I had packed my Xaga Curve just in case and pictured mys
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How to Create an Altar Space for Your Chakrub

One of the biggest questions you might have upon receiving your Chakrub is where to store it. Many of us have been taught to hide tools of pleasure, usually in a drawer that we only open or acknowledge just before using them. Chakrubs were never meant to be hidden, their purpose is to help us embrac
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6 Ways to Reignite Your Sexual Spark

As with everything else, sexual attraction ebbs and flows. In the beginning of a relationship, it is often intense and insatiable, and we never want for new ideas to express our desires. However as time passes the passion fades and we don’t always make an effort to keep the spark alive. Sometimes th
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