Creating Your Erotic Practice Space

River DroseraSelf Pleasure, Somatic Sex Education1 Comment

Creating a spot or altar somewhere that’s intentionally and specifically devoted to your erotic practice and self-pleasure rituals is a profound gift to yourself. This sacred area helps to make your practice as sustainable as possible.  Not only that, but taking the time to set this space up can be a fun way to check in with yourself about your desires for your pleasure practice, and it’s a step toward prioritizing and fulfilling them. You can make a space in your house or bedroom, or … Read More

What is Somatic Sex Education?

River DroseraSomatic Sex Education

Somatic Sex Education is a big part of how I serve my clients and has supported so many of them through powerful transformations in their relationships to their bodies and to their pleasure. It’s a broad field and one that encompasses many different ways of working. Sexological Bodywork and Somatic Sex Education are very similar: they share origins and run parallel paths, but are slightly different. Sexological Bodywork was developed by Joseph Kramer as a way for erotic educators to assist people in developing a … Read More

I’m River Drosera, a queer femme working in Somatic Sex Education.

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Greetings, folx!  Now that it’s a fresh new year, it feels like an excellent time to re-introduce myself to you all! I’ve recently had some new people join me on social media and my email list, and I’m delighted that more of you are interested in the work I bring to the world.  So, in the spirit of getting to know each other a bit better, here’s a little about me! (At the end, I’ve also included a little journaling prompt for you, to help … Read More