13 episodes

When Molly's diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer, she decides to do something bold: she leaves her unhappy marriage and embarks on a series of sexual adventures to help her feel alive. She shares the funniest and most touching details with her closest friend, host Nikki Boyer. As they peel back the layers, we learn that Molly isn’t just grappling with breast cancer: she's also dealing with some trauma from her past. Along the journey, the friends explore bigger themes that affect us all -- like healing, forgiveness and what do we do with the time we have left.
From Wondery, the makers of The Shrink Next Door and Imagined Life, Dying for Sex is a six-part series about friendship, sex and love, and overcoming adversity. Hosted by Nikki Boyer.

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    • Relationships
    • 5.0, 2 Ratings

When Molly's diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer, she decides to do something bold: she leaves her unhappy marriage and embarks on a series of sexual adventures to help her feel alive. She shares the funniest and most touching details with her closest friend, host Nikki Boyer. As they peel back the layers, we learn that Molly isn’t just grappling with breast cancer: she's also dealing with some trauma from her past. Along the journey, the friends explore bigger themes that affect us all -- like healing, forgiveness and what do we do with the time we have left.
From Wondery, the makers of The Shrink Next Door and Imagined Life, Dying for Sex is a six-part series about friendship, sex and love, and overcoming adversity. Hosted by Nikki Boyer.

    Introducing The Daily Smile Featuring Karamo Brown

    Introducing The Daily Smile Featuring Karamo Brown

    The Daily Smile shares heartwarming stories from all kinds of individuals all over the globe. Host Nikki Boyer recently sat down with Emmy Award Winning host of Netflix’s hit show, Queer Eye, Karamo Brown to discuss how he’s making the best of the moment by using it as a time to support and inspire others. Karamo discusses how he looks at challenges through a positive lens, and focuses on how to contribute to cultural change. Listen to the full episode http://wondery.fm/TDS_DFS

    • 5 min
    Introducing Once Upon a Time In...the Valley

    Introducing Once Upon a Time In...the Valley

    In the roaring 1980s X world, Traci Lords reigned supreme. No one questioned her right to sovereignty. Only, it turned out, the biggest star in Adult, wasn’t one. As America would discover in July 1986, when the FBI busted down her door. Traci Lords was really Nora Kuzma, who entered the industry as a 15-year-old high school sophomore. Traci, the victim, was saved. And the industry, the villain, was very nearly destroyed. But what if the victim here was also the villain; the villain, also the victim? Welcome to Once Upon a Time… in the Valley is the world's first real-life psychological thriller and porno-noir mystery. 

    • 4 min
    Living for Connection: Community

    Living for Connection: Community

    People who are finding new connections through community and redefining what family means. From a couple who scramble to catch the last flight out of Istanbul and a senior in high school who is redefining her last year to a man living alone who gets a new roommate and a family who falls in love with a city.

    Follow singer/songwriter David Berkeley

    • 48 min
    Living for Connection: Partnership

    Living for Connection: Partnership

    Nikki talks to people in relationships about how they are navigating the challenges of being at home together 24-7. From the sublime to the absurd — listeners share stories about falling in love, feeling trapped, and attempts to break free as they shelter-in-place with their partners.

    • 41 min
    Living for Connection: Dating

    Living for Connection: Dating

    Listeners share stories with Nikki about dating and looking for love in challenging times. From Car Alarm Scott who is connecting with women in a completely new way, to a woman who feels less alone when she meets a stranger next door, and a man’s attempt to mend his broken heart while keeping six-feet apart.

    • 43 min
    Interview with Host Nikki Boyer

    Interview with Host Nikki Boyer

    Liz Dolan (host of Satellite Sisters and Safe for Work) interviews host Nikki Boyer about the making of Dying for Sex. They discuss how the podcast came about, listener response, Nikki’s journey, and Molly’s legacy and impact.

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    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
2 Ratings

2 Ratings

DaniZC ,

Beautifully told. Thank you for sharing

Congratulations Nikki on your strength

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