Sexual Liberation Campaign

Sexual Liberation Campaign

Do you remember a time when you felt in charge of YOUR body, advocated for YOUR sexual well-being, or claimed agency over YOUR desire?

What would it look like if you could reside in YOUR full sexual self, harness joy & pleasure, and experience YOUR liberation?  

Enter the Sexual Liberation Campaign (SLC) Contest!

Do you remember a time when a touch or a kiss made you feel alive? Or a fantasy lead you to explore your sexuality in liberating ways? Maybe you learned something about your body that was transformative, or maybe you had a realization about sex that brought you joy and healing. We want to hear your stories, true or fictional!

Submissions are accepted through November 1, 2021.

  • 1st place award $150
  • 2nd place award $125
  • 3rd place award $100
  • All other qualifying submissions will enter a raffle to win one of five $25 awards

Deets:
- Anyone 18+ can submit. You don't have to identify as a survivor to participate.
- Written and audio stories are welcome. You may also upload accompanying art.
- Stories may be true or fictional (please indicate, if fictional).
- Written stories must be at least 250 words and at most 1000 words (PDF).
- Audio stories must be at least 2 minutes and at most 7 minutes long (MP3, WAV).
- We reserve the right to edit your story before publishing on our platform (@heal2end).
- We may publish anonymous excerpts from submitted stories for promotional purposes.
- Your story may be published anonymously, with a pseudonym, or with your name.

Don'ts:
- Use oppressive and offensive language.
- Send us definitions, rhetorical pieces, your college philosophy essay, or the first chapter of the latest erotic novel you're writing. We appreciate good erotica, but this isn't the place.
- List every fun sexy thing you've ever done. We're really happy for you, but we are looking for your reflections on sexual liberation.
- Share stories with identifying details of other people's lives.
- Submit more than one story in this contest. We will have more contests later!

Sexual Liberation Story Archive

The Sex I Deserved

By #heal2end | August 23, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate By Bishop Howard | They/Them | Associate Clinical Social Worker My sexual liberation journey began in 2015, when I moved to Chicago IL and discovered the joy of intimacy and kissing. For the longest time I had a very strict…

Rewriting Trauma Into Pleasure

By #heal2end | June 28, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate By Anonymous I just had one of the best orgasms of my life. Ok, maybe just the last two weeks. But seriously it was like 30 minutes of waves and shocks and pulses… I was grateful my house was…

My Nipples’ Journey To Pleasure

By #heal2end | June 21, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate It’s been many years since I’ve been living a beautifully-liberated life as a sexually-active queer and trans person. Yet, it wasn’t until after major chronic illnesses, the birth of my child in my 40s, and unpredicted body changes from…

Stripper-esque

By #heal2end | June 14, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate In the mid 2000’s, I started going to gay clubs in Los Angeles. Aside from West Hollywood which was frequented by mostly Gay white men, there was the Black lesbian scene where QTBIPOC folk could dance, flirt, and be…

Stolen Moments

By #heal2end | April 12, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate by Ignacio G Rivera I was 12 years old and it was the first time I had stayed in a hotel room without my mother. She wasn’t very far. She was a few rooms down from where I was…

Daddy

By #heal2end | April 5, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate The moments I cherish the most in my sexuality are when I feel like I trip the wire of some part of my desire I know nothing about, and then an entire world of lust and pleasure opens up.…

SEX-Y

By #heal2end | March 22, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate by Dr. Renair Amin  (she/they)| Relationship Wellness Expert  The moment that I truly realized that I had become sexually liberated, I was elated. I felt powerful. Excited. And ready. I was overwhelmed with emotion and could not contain how…

How Playboy Magazine Empowered Me

By #heal2end | March 8, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate I am a very independent and free-spirited person. I always have been. My mom would often think “what is wrong with my child?” as I’d walk inside the house from whatever outside activity we were doing. You see, I…

My Sex Toy Dilemma

By #heal2end | February 19, 2021 | 0 Comments
Donate By Kit Stubbs, Ph.D. It was the early 2000’s when I bought my first vibrator in college, at a dark, sketchy-feeling shop called, “Sex World in Minneapolis.” Before then, I would use my hands to reach orgasm. But, the…

There is a thing called, “Orgasm.”

By #heal2end | December 21, 2020 | 0 Comments
Donate My Sexual Liberation story is the day I came across the Farsi Wikipedia page for Orgasm. I was sixteen and had recently learned to access state-blocked websites using sketchy open source VPNs. Before that day, I didn’t know that what…

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