Stories by Tracy Clark-Flory

Tracy Clark-Flory is a staff writer at Salon. Follow @tracyclarkflory on Twitter and Facebook. subscribe to Tracy Clark-Flory's feed

Posted on: May 25, 2015, Source: Salon

A few extra pounds doesn't cause infidelity; the real reasons are much more complex.

Posted on: May 12, 2015, Source: Salon

No one wants to feel less wild than their parents, especially when it comes to sex.

Posted on: May 10, 2015, Source: Salon

A couple is being forced to register as sex offenders for having sex on the beach -- and they are not alone

Posted on: Apr 27, 2015, Source: Salon

A prank video reveals that not all men are rearing to go with people they don't know.

Posted on: Apr 17, 2015, Source: Salon

“I feel like I die more every day."

Posted on: Apr 2, 2015, Source: Salon

The actress says sex was "empty" in her youth, but at 69, it's sizzling -- and experts say she isn’t alone.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Sometimes you need a little something extra in the bedroom.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2015, Source: Salon

Robin Rinaldi wanted more passion in her life, so she got an apartment apart from her husband and began exploring.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2015, Source: Salon

Viewers are justifiably angry.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2015, Source: Salon

Hate-watching the show will now be the only option.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2015, Source: Salon

Inviting the digital foreplay assistant (and her sexy British accent) to bed with us was a little awkward at times.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2015, Source: Salon

Author Emily Nagoski talks about women’s biggest sexual insecurities and generation porn.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2015, Source: Salon

Newly-engaged Lady Gaga reached out to Taylor Swift with the kind of smug platitude that single women hate.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2015, Source: Salon

His penis was just as he described it: “tiny but cute.”

Posted on: Feb 20, 2015, Source: Salon

The Dominique Strauss-Kahn trial depicts events of force and coercion, but most sex parties aren't like that.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2015, Source: Salon

A new study shows a peculiar "gateway" to porn.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2015, Source: Salon

Sometimes, the sexual side effects are enough to force people off the medication.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2015, Source: Salon

Ben Moynihan stabbed three women apparently because he couldn't get laid.

Posted on: Jan 4, 2015, Source: Salon

From "True Blood" to "Transparent," the steamy, and sometimes creepy, carnal moments we can't get out of our heads.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2014, Source: Salon

The controversy over squirting persists as the U.K. recently instituted a ban on the act.

Posted on: Dec 4, 2014, Source: Salon

Confessions of a "chill girl."

Posted on: Nov 25, 2014, Source: Salon

The stereotype is of a frigid wife, but plenty of women find themselves the more desiring partner.

Posted on: Nov 14, 2014, Source: Salon

Mark and Christy Kidd had a pretty average marriage, until they accidentally stumbled upon a swingers party.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2014, Source: Salon

Is the female orgasm an evolutionary byproduct? Or does it have a different function?

Posted on: Nov 6, 2014, Source: Salon

A new film attempts to show the downside of pornography, but instead reveals the danger and sadness of sexual shame.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2014, Source: Salon

In Chuck Palahniuk's latest, men are made obsolete by sex toys.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2014, Source: Salon

Considering how much time we spend thinking about the opposite sex and their desires, we're awful at predicting them.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2014, Source: Salon

A peek inside the online communities devoted to the art of making X-rated images hilariously PG.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2014, Source: Salon

Male nudity on film is memorable because it's still rare.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2014, Source: Salon

These anime novels are being customized for American women, and could give "Fifty Shades" a run for its money

Posted on: Sep 29, 2014, Source: Salon

A study tries to find the real answer to that question and discovers men have been telling the truth all along.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2014, Source: Salon

Why is identifying as asexual seen as such a shocker in America?

Posted on: Sep 11, 2014, Source: Salon

Don't worry men, it's not all about size.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2014, Source: Salon

The theft of celebrity pics highlights how essential nude selfies have become to sexual self-expression.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2014, Source: Salon

I clicked, then hated myself for it. Why do so many of us, even women, feel entitled to female bodies online?

Posted on: Aug 27, 2014, Source: Salon

After a woman was arrested for filming a porn in a church, we take a look at infamous sites of X-rated shoots.

Posted on: Aug 26, 2014, Source: Salon

As performance art, that is. Mischa Badasyan tells Salon what's really motivating this controversial project.

Posted on: Aug 22, 2014, Source: Salon

As a physician who has routinely delivered babies to teens, Sara Mackenzie is sadly unsurprised by the uproar.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2014, Source: Salon

This guy is proof you don't need to be fixated on a certain body part to have great sex.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2014, Source: Salon

Forget the relationship help aisle, this is the best advice the world has to offer.