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Healing My Relationships with Men
"My body was streaming with feelings and I didn't know what to do with them. I hadn't touched a man for eight years, since the death of my..."
by Andrea Hylen
Not Needing to Be Right
"I was a hyper-sensitive child. I could barely go into a room without feeling like I had to leave. I was anxious about being around other ..."
Deepening Our Marriage & Communication
"My wife brought us both to OM several years ago. We’d been together for decades (we’re both in our 60s now), and she was convinced it wo..."
by Craig Hanka
I Developed Concentration and Focus
"I work as a night shift concierge in an apartment building on the Upper East Side in New York City. I run a small business on the side as..."
by Logan Evans
No Longer Need to Fix People
"I spent my childhood in a series of all-boys boarding schools in England. This was the way it had always been for men in my family; it wa..."
OM Lifted Depression Off Me
"The first thing I got from Orgasmic Meditation was the lifting of a lifelong depression. Long ago, a therapist told me, “Your normal is l..."
Keeping My Heart Open
"For three years after my husband died, I cried every day. I had been with him for 50 years, married for 45 of them. From the time I was 1..."
by Susan Freed
Knowledge That I Have Something to Offer
"Growing up, I was a sensitive kid, but not much knowledge of what to do with that sensitivity. I'm a first generation Chinese Americ..."
by Kenan Wang
My Body is a Truth Meter
"I’ve always been tremendously independent and self-sufficient. I had a very good home life growing up in Los Angeles, meaning that I coul..."
by Ann Justi
I Can Face a Woman’s Anger
"My wife and I had a typical story. When we first got together, we couldn’t keep our hands off each other. The sex was fantastic. I’d neve..."
by Ben Phillips
So Much Tenderness
"“Why am I numb?” I typed queries into Google, desperate for help. “How can I feel something?” But Google didn't have an answer that made ..."
by Rhonda Adley
Outside the Comfort Zone Together
"I was married at the time I first heard about OM, and my wife and I both thought it sounded interesting. The first few times I tried OM I..."
Beginning to Heal My Sexual Trauma
"Before I started practicing Orgasmic Meditation, I had a history of childhood abuse that had marred my relationship to my body. I couldn’..."
Surrendering to Simplicity
"I've had a lot of different jobs in my life—fast food, retail, pizza delivery girl. I sold Mary Kay beauty products, I worked as a mass..."
From Digital Isolation to Taking Risks in Life
"I like to say that my life started at age 30. You’ll see why.I come from a unique background. My mother is from the highlands of Guatemal..."
by Nathanael Horton
My Attention Opens Up Unlimited Experiences
"I started OMing in 2012 after moving to a new city for work. I had a very intellectual existence, and although I had the sense that there..."
I Was No Longer Numb
"When I was younger I practiced something that had the same foundational approach as Orgasmic Meditation. Then I started a family and star..."
by Allan Rosenthal
From Nice Guy to Honest Man
"The only place I could be honest about my desires was in consuming porn. I’d go home and get drunk and open up my computer and go to town..."
Getting Out of My Own Way
"Around the time I turned 40, as a doctor in London, I was looking for more juice in my life. I wasn’t looking for a relationship, necessa..."
Connection Without Commerce
"I grew up in Chennai, India for the first 20 years of my life. My mother was one of the dominant forces in my life. According to her, lif..."
by Vjam Patel
The Caregiver Finds His Own Healing
"Five years before I found OM, my wife had developed an increasingly degrading brain condition. My life became increasingly unmanageable a..."
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