October 29, 2020

EP. 30 — Shadeen Francis

This week, we answer listener questions on feeling sexy (or not sexy) during quarantine, how to manage mismatched libidos in a relationship, the first steps to understanding vaginismus, the journey of healing after sexual assault, and finding connection as an asexual person, with marriage and family therapist Shadeen Francis.

Afrosexology’s worksheets bundle – https://www.afrosexology.com/shop/sexquisite-a-collection-of-afrosexologys-worksheets

Bex Caputo’s worksheet – http://www.bextalkssex.com/yes-no-maybe/

Transcript

IWEIGH-030-20201028-FrancisShadeen-ACv01-DYN.mp3   JAMEELA JAMIL [00:00:00] Hello and welcome to another episode of “I Weigh” with Jameela Jamil. I hope you’re doing better than I am. I have just been in the back of an Uber for 25 minutes and that is a situation in which you cannot for the sake of your own health and the sake of the driver’s health take off your mask. And it was only about 5 minutes into the Uber ride I was like, fuckin’ hell, this really, this car really stinks of piss, really stinks of piss. So I open my window and just for a second, lowered my mask, for a split second, and then realized the car doesn’t stink of piss. It’s actually my mask, which means that I can only deduce that my six month old puppy has done a, done some marking. He’s marked my mask. Because he wants me, he wants me to think of him. He wants to, to remind me of him at all times. And so I spent 25 minutes, honestly, I feel high. I’ve just b

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