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Nicci T.

Hastings, United Kingdom
Nicci Talbot is a freelance journalist, copy-editor and the author of seven non-fiction books on... Full Bio
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Eat, Drink and Celebrate – International Women’s Day by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex International Women’s Day has been running since the early 1900s – a time of great unrest and critical debate amongst women who were questioning their role in society. I ... Read on »
Becalmed by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Should I be happy that a 27-year-old is repeatedly messaging me with photos of his privates and urgent pleas to meet him within the hour? He’s even added me as a favo ... Read on »
Mr Lost by Angie Voluti – Extract by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex For boys and girls… Mr Lost is a blook (blog that reads like a book) about a wife’s journey into her marriage: frustrations, sexual fantasies, doubts and adultery. ... Read on »
Feminism – Natasha Walter and Catherine Hakim by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex On Radio 4′s Start the Week Anne McElvoy explores the state of feminism today. “It’s 50 years since Betty Friedan’s landmark book, The Feminine Mystique, question ... Read on »
Female Sexual Fantasies – New Book by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Emily Dubberley is working on a new book about female sexual fantasies.  “I’m hoping to get all the research in within the next month (aiming for 1,000 fantasies fro ... Read on »
Bitten by a Shark by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Ouch! Last week’s optimism was misplaced.  Date no. 2 did not happen. Possible reasons?  1. Men without photos really are married? 2. Using a photo of ones ... Read on »
Hannah Brencher – Love Letters to Strangers by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Hannah Brencher’s mother always wrote her letters. So when she felt herself bottom into depression after college, she did what felt natural — she wrote love letters a ... Read on »
Esther Perel – The Secret to Desire in a Long-term Relationship by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex In long-term relationships, we often expect our beloved to be both best friend and erotic partner. But as Esther Perel argues, good and committed sex draws on two conflict ... Read on »
Libido: Lost and Found by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Words: Anna Samson Last year the unthinkable happened: I lost my libido. I confided in some close friends and was shocked by their responses: “I can’t remember t ... Read on »
The Comma Canoe by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Well, I never thought that grammar would be the key to my romantic future – but it is. I simply cannot, really just can’t, reply to messages without wit or punctuation. ... Read on »
LELO INA2 – review by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex 10 years ago I bought my first Rabbit vibe – a hot pink, battery-operated monster made in China. Made from jelly rubber, it was smelly, ugly, noisy and it gobbled b ... Read on »
Can Iceland Ban Internet Porn? by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Moves are afoot in Iceland to ban internet porn. The ministry of the interior is pulling together anti-porn legislation after consultations with the police, health and e ... Read on »
Rebecca Chance on Divas, Dating and Naughty Bits by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Rebecca Chance is a bestselling author whose books are described as “50 Shades sexier than the average bonkbuster”. Inspired by Jackie Collins and Judith Krantz she has ... Read on »
Bodies of Subversion – A Secret History of Women and Tattoo by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex March’s Book of the Month: Bodies of Subversion: A Secret History of Women and Tattoo by Margot Mifflin.  As of 2012, tattooed women outnumber men for the first time ... Read on »
School of Passion – review by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Words: Meryl Cubley PASSION, located on City Road, Cardiff, is one of the biggest ‘sexy shops’ in Cardiff, and I would imagine, probably the country. Wales met the o ... Read on »
Taking the Plunge by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Oh Lord, what on earth do you say? How do I advertise myself in the online meat market without losing all dignity? How to attract ‘the one’ rather than come across ... Read on »
Meet the Wing Woman – Jean Smith by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Words: Nicci Talbot Jean Smith is a social anthropologist and has spent over a decade studying how men and women interact. She is from Iowa in the American Mid-West, ... Read on »
LELO Adore Me Pleasure Set – review by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex Words: Meryl Cubley The Arrival I’m like a hot footed kitty waiting for the LELO Adore Me Pleasure Set to arrive; and so when my nice postie delivers the parcel ... Read on »
The Ladygarden Play Dates by Nicci T. Health MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Relationships & Sex I’ve just signed up for a series of Play Dates with Anna Samson. I was inspired by Naomi Wolf’s book ‘Vagina’ which explores the link between sex & creativity, ... Read on »