The Resource Chastened : [the unexpected story of my year without sex, hephzibah Anderson, (electronic resource)

Chastened : [the unexpected story of my year without sex, hephzibah Anderson, (electronic resource)

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Chastened : [the unexpected story of my year without sex
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Chastened
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[the unexpected story of my year without sex
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hephzibah Anderson
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eng
Summary
On the eve of her thirtieth birthday, Hephzibah Anderson glimpsed her college boyfriend going into a jewelry store with a smiling blonde-and in that moment realized it had been years since a man told her he loved her. This discovery led her to question a decade of emotionally frustrating relationships with commitment-phobes. As she examined her past, she recognized that most of these relationships went off course at the precise moment sex was involved. Anderson decided it was time to spend a full year without sex to rediscover its meaning and purpose in her life. In this confessional account, Anderson shares the results of that year, narrating each month as she flirts, dates, and swoons but doesn't have sex. The results-her feelings about femininity, her body, and romance-are illuminating. Told with Elizabeth Gilbertesque candor, Chastened reveals much about our contradictory cultural attitudes toward sex and the ways intercourse has been used as a shortcut to deeper intimacies. An antidote to the growing genre of another-notch-in-the-bedpost memoirs, Chastened is a refreshing look at what's to be gained by going without
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Midwest
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Anderson, Hephzibah
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Read by Justine Eyre
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  • Eyre, Justine
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  • Sexual abstinence
  • Chastity
  • Women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Single women
  • New York (N.Y.)
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adult
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Chastened : [the unexpected story of my year without sex, hephzibah Anderson, (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 30 min.))
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9781400197828
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MWT10755321
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Label
Chastened : [the unexpected story of my year without sex, hephzibah Anderson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10755321
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400197828
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10755321
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
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not applicable

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