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The Sextion: United by Love, Divided by Duty

The difficulties of dealing with distance, worrying non stop, and making sacrifices don’t stand a chance against the love she has for her military man. “Every minute feels like an hour, every hour feels like a day, every day feels like forever, but I will wait forever and a day for you.” For as far…
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Impotence

Nature’s Way of Saying “No Hard Feelings” Lets all take a moment of silence and a deep breathe before getting to the story. Because sex, well let’s just say it is an interesting topic that intrigues society in all different ways. Is there anything better than sex? Not counting my mom’s warm homemade chocolate chip…
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The Sextion: Serial Bailer

Who has the time or the guts for dating apps? In a recent study done by the Pew Research Center, 15 percent of American adults have used dating apps. I, like many college students, am amongst that 15 percent. From Tinder to Bumble and OkCupid, the options are endless. Though having these apps and swiping…
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The Sextion : The Art of Kinky Sex

Stress and anxiety can be an easy road to drift down. Read how one CSUMB student’s erotic experimentation with helped reduce hers. It all began when my man brought home a little black paper bag. Inside: our first pair of handcuffs. Besides being instantly turned on, I felt a little embarrassed looking into the eyes…
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The Sextion: Light at the End of a Broken Heart

My junior year as an Otter started out seemingly perfect. I was in a solid, healthy relationship, my heart was full and life was peachy keen. All of that quickly fell apart when the solid foundation of a relationship crumbled underneath me. It was the first relationship I had been in, which took 5 years…
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The Sextion

The Birds, the Bees, Sex Is Not Yet for Me A year ago in class, someone proclaimed, “Sex! We’ve all had it!” Students laughed in agreement. The words “can’t relate” should have been stamped to my forehead. I am 20, and have been in a relationship for almost seven years – but I have yet…
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Holiday Blues: Can breaks break you apart?

Surviving the Holidays away from your Significant Other By Myka Menard mmenard@csumb.edu College is where many of us find our first loves. These are the people we date for several months and even plan on having a future with. There is a huge opportunity to see each other almost daily. However, what do we do…
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Ain’t Nothin’ but a Number

Does a wider age gap matter during college-age relationships? Kimberly Haley A classmate of mine told me that her parents were coming out to visit over Thanksgiving, but she was nervous; this would be the first time they met her boyfriend. She is worried that her parents will judge her, or think that there is…
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The Sextion: I love you, I love you not

By Kaitlyn Faris Being in love with someone can leave you with a lot of uncertainty. How do you truly know you are in love? How do you know this person is who you are supposed to spend the rest of your life with? The unknown of what is and what can be is a frightening…
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The Sextion: Great Sexpectations

Dating in the turbulent tides of the digital age By Rebecca Caladiao You feel a hand on your inner thigh and a wetness on your neck. “This is what I got myself into…” you think, as you buck up and let everything drift away. Dazed with haze you fade away as expectations flood and your…
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Close at Heart, Far Apart

A guide to a lasting long-distance relationship in college By Kelly Galten We all know the saying, “absence makes the heart grow fonder.” Coincidingly, we have also all heard the horror stories of couples in long-distance relationships simply fading away, or falling victim to any number of plagues of the heart. Jealousy, temptation, distance, work,…
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Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

By Dylan Avnet I heard the soothing sounds of Elton John’s album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road on the night I first had sex. The album title, in case you didn’t know, is a nod to the yellow brick road that Dorothy traveled to reach the Emerald City in the classic film The Wizard of Oz….
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