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A podcast about sex for everyone, no matter your preferences, orientation, or relationship style — based on the popular live Chicago talk show, hosted by sex educator Karen Yates. Panelists, interviews, stories, Q and A, and more reflect a dynamic and all-encompassing view of sexuality. Join the juicy party!

Wild & Sublime Karen Yates

    • Health & Fitness

A podcast about sex for everyone, no matter your preferences, orientation, or relationship style — based on the popular live Chicago talk show, hosted by sex educator Karen Yates. Panelists, interviews, stories, Q and A, and more reflect a dynamic and all-encompassing view of sexuality. Join the juicy party!

    Coming out as queer

    Coming out as queer

    Has your identity shifted? Do you want to… tell anyone about it? Panelists answer a listener question on the value and meaning of coming out as queer (or as anything!).
    In this episode:
    Matthew Amador - Psychotherapist for love, sex, & gender rebelsElmo Painter - Somatic psychotherapistBrandon Hunter-Haydon - Psychotherapist and intimacy coachJoin The Afterglow for more Wild & Sublime goodies! Through the end of Nov 2021, $10/mo members and beyond get a brand-spanking-new Wild & Sublime sticker!
    What was that quote? Full episode transcripts are available on our website
    Want to learn more about healing energy? Work with host Karen Yates in Zoom groups and one-on-one as she uses the energy of sound to reduce stress and help repattern behavior. Learn more about Biofield Tuning.
    Want to show your love for sex-positive podcasting? Leave a lil’ tip! 
    Expand your sexual knowledge with recommended books on our Bookshop site!
    Find more Wild & Sublime on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
    Like the show? Leave a rating and review on your podcast app!
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/wildandsublime)

    • 8 min
    Eavesdropping: Sexual roleplay

    Eavesdropping: Sexual roleplay

    In the inaugural episode of the new Eavesdropping series, a guest asks Karen an unplanned question on sex and intimacy. “Sexual roleplay” is the spontaneous topic today - with kinkster and coach Peter (aka Mksthinghappin). 
    In this episode:
    Peter aka MksThingsHappin - kink and relationship coach (say hi to him on FetLife!)Want more Wild & Sublime? Join The Afterglow for more Wild & Sublime goodies! Till the end of Nov 2021 - a Wild & Sublime sticker for $10+/mo memberships!
    They said… what? Full episode transcripts are available on our website
    Want to learn more about healing energy? Work with host Karen Yates in Zoom groups and one-on-one as she uses the energy of sound to reduce stress and help repattern behavior. Learn more about Biofield Tuning.
    Want to show your love for sex-positive podcasting? Leave a lil’ tip! 
    Expand your sexual knowledge with recommended books on our Bookshop site!
    Find more Wild & Sublime on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
    Like the show? Leave a rating and review on your podcast app!
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/wildandsublime)

    • 42 min
    Polyamory Q&A: poly-mono, solo poly, couple rules, cohabitating

    Polyamory Q&A: poly-mono, solo poly, couple rules, cohabitating

    Panelists answer listener questions about polyamorous relationships: Living together during COVID (then not), solo poly dating, and rules vs. boundaries with partners. 

    In this episode:
    Erica Washington - Clinical and Holistic Mental Health TherapistPeter Navarro - Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor & Dance/Movement TherapistJason Best - Sex positive therapist & founder of Best TherapiesThe Ethical Slut? Opening Up? Books mentioned in the episode are available on our Bookshop page!
    Want more Wild & Sublime? Join The Afterglow for more Wild & Sublime goodies!
    They said… what? Full episode transcripts are available on our website
    Want to learn more about healing energy? Work with host Karen Yates in Zoom groups and one-on-one as she uses the energy of sound to reduce stress and help repattern behavior. Learn more about Biofield Tuning.
    Want to show your love for sex-positive podcasting? Leave a lil’ tip! 
    Expand your sexual knowledge with recommended books on our Bookshop site!
    Find more Wild & Sublime on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
    Like the show? Leave a rating and review on your podcast app!
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/wildandsublime)

    • 42 min
    Help! My partner wants me to Dom her

    Help! My partner wants me to Dom her

    Panelists respond to a nervous listener whose partner wants to be dominated in bed.

    In this episode:
    Goddess Erica - Sexual empowerment coachRen Grabert - Sex educatorBrandon Hunter-Haydon - Psychotherapist & intimacy coachA worksheet to talk to partners about sex - AutostraddleMake Love Not PornBuy Midori’s “Wild Side of Sex” on our Bookshop pageBuy BDSM education book “Screw the Roses, Send Me the Thorns” on our Bookshop pageAre you a fan of sex-positive podcasting? Join The Afterglow for more Wild & Sublime goodies!
    They said… what?! Full episode transcripts are available on our website
    Want to learn more about healing energy? Work with host Karen Yates in Zoom groups and one-on-one as she uses the energy of sound to reduce stress and help repattern behavior. Learn more about Biofield Tuning.
    Loving Wild & Sublime? Leave a lil’ tip! 
    Further your sex ed with recommended books on our Bookshop site!
    Get more Wild & Sublime on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
    Like the show? Leave a rating and review on your podcast app!
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/wildandsublime)

    • 10 min
    Easy Sex with Friends + "Topless"

    Easy Sex with Friends + "Topless"

    “Do I enjoy sex with friends, and risk losing the friendship? Or do I find strangers, and keep my friends separate?” Panelists weigh in on mixing sex into established platonic relationships, and a storyteller remembers the terror and thrill of going topless onstage.

    In this episode:
    Matthew Amador - Psychotherapist for love, sex & gender rebelsBrandon Hunter-Haydon - Psychotherapist & intimacy coachElmo Painter - Somatic psychotherapist2nd Story ChicagoSupport sex-positive podcasting: Join The Afterglow!
    Wait, what? Full episode transcripts are available on our website
    Want to learn more about healing energy? Work with host Karen Yates in Zoom groups and one-on-one as she uses the energy of sound to reduce stress and help repattern behavior. Learn more about Biofield Tuning.
    Loving Wild & Sublime? Leave a lil’ tip! 
    Further your sex ed with recommended books on our Bookshop site!
    Get more Wild & Sublime on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
    Like the show? Leave a rating and review on your podcast app!
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/wildandsublime)

    • 20 min
    Sex and depression with author JoEllen Notte

    Sex and depression with author JoEllen Notte

    Karen interviews sex writer JoEllen Notte on sex and depression: how to talk to your doc about sexual side effects of antidepressants, ways to approach a partner experiencing depression, and new approaches to sexuality.

    In this episode:
    Sex & Depression - JoEllen Notte’s writingsBuy The Monster Under the BedBooks mentioned on the podcastSupport sex-positive podcasting: Join The Afterglow!

    Wait, what? Full episode transcripts are available on our website
    Want to learn more about healing energy? Work with host Karen Yates in Zoom groups and one-on-one as she uses the energy of sound to reduce stress and help repattern behavior. Learn more about Biofield Tuning.
    Loving Wild & Sublime? Leave a lil’ tip! 
    Further your sex ed with recommended books on our Bookshop site!
    Get more Wild & Sublime on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
    Like the show? Leave a rating and review on your podcast app!
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/wildandsublime)

    • 44 min

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