Lea Rose Emery
Léa is a writer and comedian based in London, UK. She writes and speaks about a range of topics including sex, dating, feminism, politics and addiction. Outside work she can normally can be found running, reading, doing yoga, or eating bagels. She has a BA in Political Rhetoric from the Gallatin School at NYU, as well as an LLB and an LLM in Public International Law from the London School of Economics.

Latest Articles

This Dating Short Story Is Going Viral & It's Uncomfortably Relatable

There's a reason that "Cat Person", a short story, in the New Yorker, has gone viral. Because Kristen Roupenian, the author, has nailed something so true, so relatable about modern dating. If you haven't read the story, you should — and there are abo…
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Sex Positions To Keep You Warm All Winter Long

Now that December is here, it's time to be a little bit more creative with getting frisky. Maybe it's just me, but winter makes me lazy with my favorite sex positions. I don't know if it's because I'm more lethargic generally or just desperate for a …
By Lea Rose Emery

6 NSFW Sites You're Gonna Wanna Check Out Tonight

Finding the best porn site can be harder than it seems. Yes, the internet is like 99.9 percent porn — I mean, it feels like you can't click on anything without a random penis popping up on your screen. But if you want porn that's not only good but is…
By Lea Rose Emery

The Sexiest Lesbian Sites For Women

Fun fact: lots of women love lesbian porn. And no, not just lesbian women. As a culture, we've finally become a lot more open about the fact that women watch porn. Of course, it's certainly not everyone's thing — and that's totally fine — but for way…
By Lea Rose Emery

The Internet HATES This Phone Case That Hides A Ring & Captures Proposals Live On Camera

Are we really gotten to a point with social media where we're that desperate to share everything in real time? If technology has to be involved in every single part of that, then we've got nothing left. Personally, I can think of few things as intima…
By Lea Rose Emery

There's A New Term For People In Relationships Who Also Feel Kinda Single

Do you like to feel a little bit single even when you're in a relationship? You might be culturally single. I know, if you're anything like me you're probably wondering, what is culturally single? It's basically a fancy way of saying you maintain you…
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Tips For Dealing With A Breakup Over The Holidays

Getting over a breakup can be really difficult at the best of times, but if you're getting over a breakup during the holidays, it's even harder. The holidays can be a difficult time anyway — anxiety and depression increase around this time of year an…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Woman Found Out Her Boyfriend Was Cheating On Her — And Asked Complete Strangers For Advice

Being cheated on is an awful feeling — at least in my experience it was. And people have a lot of different ways of coping. You may need to rethink your relationship and, rebuild trust, and in some cases, rebuild your confidence. “Discovering your pa…
By Lea Rose Emery

Star Wars-Themed Sex Toys Are Here & They Do Not Disappoint

If you know the ultimate Star Wars fanatic or just feel an uncontrollable urge to ruin somebody's childhood, then these might be the perfect gifts to add to your holiday shopping list. There's a range of Star Wars-themed sex toys out there and they …
By Lea Rose Emery

How To Tell If That Big Fight Is Worth Breaking Up Over

Having a bad fight with your partner can make you feel like everything is turned upside down. Especially if it's your first big one, the one that breaks you out of the love bubble. And I'll be honest, I basically broke up with a guy because our first…
By Lea Rose Emery

Here's Exactly What To Say When Someone Says They Love You & You Don't Feel The Same

Some people may have trouble dropping the L-bomb for the first time, but telling someone that you don't love them is, in my humble opinion, way more difficult than telling someone you do. Sure, I'm someone who takes a while to come around to expressi…
By Lea Rose Emery

What To Do If Your Parents Don't Like Your Partner, According To Experts

For some of us, it's really important that our parents approve of our partner. If you're close to your family or just have a lot of respect for them, it can feel like a must that they like your partner. I love the fact that my mom and girlfriend get …
By Lea Rose Emery

This Is The Only Reason You Should Ever Get Back With An Ex

Giving someone a second chance isn't usually an easy decision. Even if that person has really hurt us, we're often so eager to make it work, that we overlook huge, glaring relationship incompatibilities. And by "we", I mean "me" — I am so guilty of t…
By Lea Rose Emery

The Most Important Quality People Want In A Partner Is The Same For Men & Women

When it comes to what to look for in a partner, what we should look for isn't always what we're actually attracted to. Many experts would tell us that we should be looking at important internal characteristics, like values. And it's easy to see why t…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Is The Most Common Way Cheaters Reach Out To The Person They Cheat With

How do you know someone's cheating? Well, the best way is probably to catch them in the act. It's not pretty, but catching someone cheating on you or talking to someone they're cheating with makes it a lot more difficult for them to lie their way out…
By Lea Rose Emery

Here's How Many Times A Week You Should See Each Other When You First Start Dating

How much time you spend together when you first start dating is a hot topic of debate in my friendship group. Even though I appreciate that everyone is different, I'm always in the camp of not seeing each other too much, so you don't fall into a love…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Is The Best Holiday To Break Up With Someone

What's the best way to dump someone? There's no right answer — but there are definitely some things you should avoid. And when it comes to timing, a new poll from AskMen, a site dedicated to helping men improve their lives, asked 668 people what the …
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Physical Signs Of An Impeding Nervous Breakdown

Having a nervous breakdown may feel very unlikely, or like it's looming in the near future. Either way, it never hurts to know the signs. And even though the word "nervous" might imply that it's emotional, the truth is there are some very physical, v…
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Weird Signs You Shouldn't Be Spending As Much Time With Your Partner As You Are

Whether it's going on dates, on vacation, or just relaxing, one of the nicest parts about being in a relationship is spending time with your partner. It's great having someone to make life a little more interesting, even if all you're doing is going …
By Lea Rose Emery

Marriage Can Decrease Dementia Risk, So Here's What That Means If You're Single

A new study found that being married can lower your risk of dementia, with married people being less likely to develop the disease than their widowed or single counterparts. The research was published in the Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery & Psychi…
By Lea Rose Emery