Wild & Sublime

Wild & Sublime

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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 ?


Anything that Moves
Oct 22 • 38 min
Bisexual? Pansexual? Heteroflexible? What’s up with that? Plus, our panel answers questions about kink, queerness, and LTRs from a live audience. A storyteller shares spicy episodes from his erotic life. Then, a Sermon on the Pubic Mound on owning your…
Erotic Creativity
Oct 15 • 57 min
Are you stuck in a sex rut? Karen talks with three knowledgeable guests from different corners of the sex-positive world about erotic creativity and how to sustain it. Their juicy in-depth conversation ranges from roleplay and kink to tantra and…
Queerness and MORE
Oct 8 • 30 min
Queer once meant gay, but does it still? Sarah Sloane talks gay vs. queer, and how a once-maligned word has taken on expansive new meaning. Matt Griffo sings a spooky-sexy song. Aiden Nicholson discusses the joys and importance of regular STI testing and…
Fantasy and Taboo
Oct 1 • 46 min
The great philosopher Ludacris once asked, “What’s your fantasy?” Our panel discusses how to make your fantasies reality—or not. Therapist Carrie Jameson shares details about how to find a therapist who’s cool with kink. And Karen’s Sermon on the Pubic…
What Is Sex?
Sep 24 • 45 min
What is sex? Nudity? Bodies? Orgasms? Maybe that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Our panel discusses. Logan Pierce returns to talk about gender pronouns and deadnaming. Deb R. Lewis shares a fantastical fisting story. And Karen’s Sermon on the Pubic Mound…
Better Sex Ed with Heather Corinna
Sep 17 • 40 min
How much sex education did you get in school? Was it (how can we say this politely) at all useful? Sex educator and writer Heather Corinna talks about founding the popular website Scarleteen and their books on sex and relationships for pre-teens, teens…
The Sex-Positive Parent
Sep 10 • 52 min
How can we get better at talking to kids about sex? Karen chats with sexologist Jennifer Litner about her new online course for parents. Logan Pierce returns to discuss the term “nonbinary.” Audience member Jade shares their life experience of being…
Sex Lies
Sep 3 • 41 min
What lies about sex did you learn as a kid? Are they still with you today? Panelists discuss the lingering impact of childhood sex myths and answer audience questions. Storyteller Jessy Lauren Smith shares a tale of dating as a queer adult.
DIY Gangbang
Aug 27 • 41 min
Want to host your own gangbang? Storyteller Alan Colorado offers some helpful hints on what NOT to do. Karen interviews therapist Carrie Jameson on how to hear “no” from a partner. Logan Pierce returns for another installment of “What’s Up With That?”…
4 Steps to Ask for What You Want in Bed
Aug 20 • 40 min
Wouldn’t it be amazing to get what you want? Sex coach Caitlin V Neal, educator Ren Grabert, kinkster Mksthingshappin and host Karen Yates discuss and role-play how to ask for what you want with a partner. Plus a sexy song from comedian-musician Matt…
Sensation Liberation
Aug 13 • 40 min
We interview Dr Pia Holec about a touch-based therapy that help couples get on the same page. Plus a sexy story by Emma Alamo and discussion with Logan Pierce on words in the gender lexicon.
Getting Laid During COVID, Part 2: Long-Term Relationships
Aug 6 • 41 min
We chat with our panel in part 2 of our conversation about how COVID is impacting sexual relationships, this time we focus on long-term relationships and libido. Also a sexy story about Burning Man, and host Karen Yates Sermon on the Pubic Mound on the…
Getting Laid During COVID, Part 1: Dating and Hooking Up
Jul 27 • 43 min
How has the pandemic affected your sex life? Host Karen Yates speaks with sex coach Tazima Parris, therapist Matthew Amador, and sex educator Sarah Sloane about practical tips for moving forward. Comedian-musician Amy Do performs a song from our September…
The Wild & Sublime Podcast Trailer - extended
Jul 14 • 1 min
Get a taste of Wild & Sublime as our live Chicago talk show about sex becomes a podcast, and we bring juiciness to the world every week! Subscribe to hear panel chats, interview, tips, stories, and more. www.wildandsublime.com