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

7 Best Sex Positions For Multiple People

Having group sex for the first time can be a lot to handle — in fact, the number of limbs alone can be really overwhelming. But there are also the emotional and practical considerations to deal with. If it's a casual hookup where nobody is emotionall…
By Lea Rose Emery

Most People Think This Is The Sexiest Sound You Can Make In The Bedroom

What noises do you make during sex? Some people are all about the moans and the dirty talk, while others are the silent type. There's a huge range in the type of noises that people make and, it turns out, in the type of noises people find sexy in bed…
By Lea Rose Emery

Why "The One That Got Away" Hurts So Much — And How To Move On

If there's one person in your life who you've never managed to get over, you know how hard it is to have the "one that got away". Although sometimes the one that got away can be a nothing more than a wistful memory, for other people it can become tox…
By Lea Rose Emery

Here's Why Pornhub Is Replacing Its "Female Friendly" Category

Women love porn. Of course, not all women love it — but there are probably way more women watching porn than you think. In fact, a 2015 survey from Marie Claire looked at over 3,000 readers and found that almost a third of women were watching porn ev…
By Lea Rose Emery

Here's How Most People Want To Meet Their Partner Today

With a new dating app being announced on what feels like a daily basis, it's easy to think that everyone is swiping, chatting, and meeting through their phones these days. But a new YouGov survey showed that meeting someone in real life is still the …
By Lea Rose Emery

This Country Searches For Sex Toys The Most

When it comes to buying sex toys, some countries take it more seriously than others. Or at least that's what new data from Vouchercloud, a UK-based voucher website, showed. They used a sample of 18 of Lovehoney’s most popular products to see just how…
By Lea Rose Emery

Tinder's New Feature Lets Women Decide Who Gets To Make The First Move

Some women are put off from online dating after being totally inundated with messages from their matches every time they open their inbox. It can be an overwhelming deluge of "hey", "Hey", and "HEY" — or it can be even more aggressive that that somet…
By Lea Rose Emery

Here's How Many People Matched On Tinder In PyeongChang Leading Up To The Olympics

In case anyone is looking for love — or just have fun — with the 2018 Olympic athletes, popular dating app Tinder has you covered. Because Tinder is letting users in the Olympic Village use Tinder Gold, their premium version, totally free of charge t…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Lingerie Is Designed To Help Women Enjoy Sex More — And Here's How It Works

Oral sex is a huge part of the sexual experience for a lot of women — and for some, it's as good as it gets. In fact, in a 2010 survey of over 9,600 women from Esquire, 35 percent of women said it was a necessary part of foreplay — and 10 percent sai…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Dating App Wants To Send You To A Sleepaway Camp For Single Adults

If you're not sure where to meet someone — and online dating, getting set up through friends, and winking furiously at strangers during your morning commute isn't working — there may be a brand new option for you: adult sleepaway camp. Popular dating…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Study Just Debunked A MAJOR Myth About Cheating & Having A "Good" Sex Life

Why do people cheat? It can feel like an impossible question to answer — especially as everyone will have their own reasons. But it's natural to wonder how and why cheating happens, especially because cheating can have such a destructive effect on a …
By Lea Rose Emery

Here's How To Get Tinder To Deliver A Last-Minute V-Day Gift Straight To Your Door

If you want to send someone (or yourself) a last-minute Valentine's Day surprise that really goes all out, Tinder, the OG of dating apps, may just be here for you this year. They've teamed up with Postmates, the delivery service, and renowned postal …
By Lea Rose Emery

This Dating App Is Letting Users Pay For Their Membership In Bitcoin

If you feel like everyone is getting in on Bitcoin except you, here's yet more proof that cryptocurrency is starting to take over. You can now use Bitcoin to pay for your online dating membership fee — well, if you have a lot of it, that is. Luxy, t…
By Lea Rose Emery

Twitter's Response To Canada's Pride House At The Olympics Will Warm Your Cold, Winter Heart

With the Winter Olympics well underway, there's a lot of people from all over the world, on Team Canada right now — and it has nothing to do with their athletic performance. This Olympic Games' Pride House is now open in PyeongChang, thanks to Canada…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Sex Toy Company Is Doing Same-Day Deliveries In NYC On Valentine's Day

If you're looking for a last-minute Valentine's Day gift and don't have a lot of time to make it happen, MysteryVibe may have the answer. The sex toy company behind the Crescendo vibrator is making last-minute deliveries of their toy easier than ever…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Dating App Is Sending 2 Couples To Paradise For A Valentines' Day Date

Going on a whirlwind vacation with someone you just met for Valentine's Day may sound like a terrible rom-com plot but, for two lucky couples, it's about to be a reality. Dating app The League paired up with online travel agency, CheapCaribbean, and …
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Sex Positions That Are Basically A Workout

If you find yourself in a bit of a rut, then you can't be afraid to push out of your comfort zone and try some more difficult sex positions. But these sex positions will require an effort — because these aren't lazy ones, like spooning (although that…
By Lea Rose Emery

Expecting Too Much From Your Partner Is Ruining Your Relationship — So Here's What To Do

If you ask most people what they're looking for, the list will go on— and on and on. It's not just that they want someone funny, smart, kind, and attractive, it's that they want someone who makes them the best version of themselves, someone who lifts…
By Lea Rose Emery

Here's How To Figure Out If You're Actually Over Your Breakup

Breaking up is hard enough, but getting over a breakup and really moving on is the real challenge. "There is an art to breaking up with someone," Audrey Hope, a celebrity relationship expert, tells Bustle. "If you do what needs to be done, you can sa…
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Sex Positions Inspired By The Winter Olympics

With the 2018 Winter Olympics finally here, it's time to get ready to tune in to the games. We all have different ways of getting excited for the Olympics — maybe you're watching the Winter Games with friends, maybe you're going to a themed party. Ma…
By Lea Rose Emery