Emma Thompson: “Does Anyone Know or Care if Middle-Aged Women Are Getting Any Sexual Satisfaction?”

Sexual assistance—why isn’t it on the National Health Service? Sex is free, natural, normal, delightful, good for us, and, as Leo says in the film, inaccessible to some for all kinds of perfectly valid reasons. It’s a public health issue. The theme of women’s sex work was fascinating to me—like many of my generation, the … Read more

Go On, Take a Nude

Over dinner last week in London, a friend who is an expert at taking nudes—we’ll call her Emily, because that’s her real name—told me the following. “My main advice is to keep mixing up your angles, because we all have one or two go-to poses where you know your body looks how you like it, … Read more