After long experience in East and Southeast Asia, the author turns his attention to the massage scene in his home country.
Wending my way through Mekong River territory to sample some of the world’s most varied massage offerings.
What if the antagonistic aspects of the massage practice—the therapeutic and the erotic—were seen as inseparable?
There is no such thing as strictly nonsexual massage: massage is always already erotic.
Crucially, she has the “touch.” Love in her hands.
Burma’s burgeoning massage and café industries considered in tandem.
“When poets speak of death, they call it the place without breasts.”