Best known in more "mainstream" circles for her books that teach beginners about "backdoor" sex, Taormino has a number of other sexual self-help books out in stores, edits an erotica series and runs her own adult film production company. There's more, but why ruin it for you? She tweets regularly about her multiple projects, making us wonder how she has the time to actually get busy. Backdoor Sex For Beginners
Sex therapist Michael Smith provides a running feed of sex tips for those looking to improve the performance of their horizontal mambo.
Sample Tweet: Do you have a #sex problem, or is it a time problem? Make time for at least 2 sessions of sex activity per week. An hour of pleasure, ok?
Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher, columnist and blogger, and we're a huge fan of her book Because It Feels Good: A Woman's Guide to Sexual Pleasure and Satisfaction. We follow her for her great advice, fascinating links and occasional cute quotes.
Sample Tweet: Just another morning spent reassuring a stranger, via email, that his ejaculatory volume seems normal for his age.
Susie Bright is a shining star in the feminist, sex-positive universe, with appearances in just about every medium out there (books, television, radio, classrooms, etc.) She rewards her Twitter followers with info-heavy links. Prude To Nude: Learning To Love My Womanly Parts
Sample Tweet: The Biggest Trends in Sex This Year: A Few Beasts and One Beauty http://bit.ly/4uKWTJ
Mark Zedler contains multitudes: He describes himself as a sex blogger, swinger, taboo buster, tantra practitioner and more. We love following him for his omg sex facts, smart quotes and links to sex-related news items.
Sample Tweet: "To hear religious people talk one would think God created the torso head legs and arms but the devil slapped on the genitals"~Don Schrader
This sex ed teacher fills our feed with links to blog posts and news items, and funny sex-related moments from her life. We wish she was our teacher back in high school. We got the gym teacher with the creepy moustache.
Sample Tweet: When I asked my date what I should do while he cooks dinner, he said "Teach me about sex so my ignorant ass doesn't offend you again." Oops.
This NSFW masochist has a seemingly insatiable sexual appetite and is all too willing to share snippets of her sexual enounters. Her tweets are just a brief glimpse into her life. Check out her blog for more in-depth descriptions. Fetishes Make The World Go Round
Sample Tweet: Got choked last night during sex. Hard. Love the bruised collarbone feeling the next say. Seriously. I keep rubbing it. Mmm #goodpain
Honorable Mention: @SFSI
We tried to fill our list with sexy individuals, but we felt this San Francisco-based organization deserved a mention. San Francisco Sex Information trains sex educators, and also operates a free information and referral switchboard. Their Twitter feed is filled with always-good-to-know sex facts and helpful tips.
Sample Tweet: Did you know that it's common to have sexual fantasies that you have no interest in actually acting out?
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