Sex & 2 Cities

Sex & 2 Cities

By Anna David In Los Angeles I never find the men, only the boys. Perhaps because the town dream is celebrity (an excuse to play all day), the males here seem trapped happily in perpetual adolescence. It’s all about games and sex and drinking, a film executive says,...
How To Write A Guy

How To Write A Guy

LA TIMES – June 07, 2007 By Anna David FICTIONALIZING the people you’ve dated can be tricky — not so much because of how they might respond (you can always deny it and then define the word “fiction” at obnoxious, patronizing decibels),...
Dating in a Social Networking World

Dating in a Social Networking World

This wasn’t love or “friends with benefits.” It was somewhere in between the two, minus anything remotely resembling love or, for that matter, friendship. We were, to use a term I’ve always found creepy,...
An “XO” In Email

An “XO” In Email

The day I received an e-mail from a married male acquaintance that he signed with an “XO” was the day I realized I didn’t know what “XO” meant anymore.
The Rape Fantasy

The Rape Fantasy

DETAILS Of course you’d never force yourself on a woman, but what if she asked you to? Inside the most dangerous erotic play of all. By Anna David Jim was hiding between two bushes in the back yard, but lack of space was the least of his concerns. Standing next...