On 18 March a small group of FEELed Labbers gathered online to read Quill Christie Peters’ essay “Kwe becomes the moon, touches herself so she can feel full again” – as always, out loud and together. It is a very sexy text, but not in a straightforward way. It is also challenging It took us a long time to read. We were happy to be as few as we were.
Intimacy can catch us by surprise – like on a ZOOM call with a handful of strangers (to whom we are and are not connected) in a way that we didn’t expect. Intimacy might find us exposing a bit of our soft underbelly, and still feeling okay. Maybe part of the work of sex ecologies is to say: open.