Narratives, Part 7

Let’s look at different narratives here in Part 7. Note that each creates a tension. Each frames an alternate version of reality turned on its head, with normal social rules suspended. Adults can creatively seek out these experiences, wanting to …

Comparing and competing

A brief break from the Narratives series to cover an important point about growth in committed relationships.

Erotic narratives push personal growth. Pushing personal growth means that regressions or setbacks will occur. People who push forward often get anxious (and …

Narratives, Part 6

I’ve been mapping out how erotic templates build into erotic narratives in relationships for a long time. One way to start is looking at narratives connected to erotic arousal. Before reviewing some better known erotic narratives, it helps to ask: …