Sexed Messages by Pete Jermann

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Sexed Messages

The True Meaning of Sexuality Consists of Father, Mother & Child
by Pete Jermann

"That doesn't speak to me." Such was the reaction to my assertion that sexuality is necessarily defined by three words: father, mother, and child. In a time when we expect art and literature to "speak to us," we might expect definitions to do likewise. That is not usually the case, however. For example, if I define the word "nail" as a small metal spike used to fasten pieces of wood together, my listener might agree or might suggest that my definition is wrong or inadequate. But he woul . . .