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Why You Should Feel Empowered To Put The Na-Na In Naughty

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I sometimes wonder if a novel named Act Like a Lady, Think Like A Hoe would fly off the shelves the way Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man would.

Why do you need to think like a man when your milkshake brings all the boys to the yard, honey? I'm not talking about the actual act of putting that juicy gripper on someone, but why don't we ever talk about the power of femininity and seduction as much as we should? Goddesses like Rihanna don't contanstanly have to talk about how great they are in bed, instead they walk around in their big dick energy that lets you know she can snatch your soul, your man, and your wallet whenever she pleases.

Often, it is not even about using your vagina to get what you want, but the promotion of it to create an exciting experience for both you and a lucky somebody. In general, it is perfectly acceptable to be sexualized by the male gaze but God forbid when we start taking charge of our bodies, sexuality, and expression. Many of us get labeled a "hoe."

People throw the word "hoe" around towards any woman brave enough to act outside socially constructed female norms. Yet, we all like to try on "hoe" when it's convenient with statements like, "Girl, imma shake my ass like a hoe tonight." We subconsciously acknowledge the power of seduction but bring it out as often as a Halloween costume.

Let me fill you in on something: Well-behaved women seldom make history.

Slut shaming is old, corny, and just plain ignorant because a woman is a multidimensional being. Sexism and misogyny teaches us that men can be sexual beings, but women can only function in a way that satisfies the male gaze at the time. If he's looking for a wife: be submissive, nurturing, and modest. If he's looking for a hot girlfriend: be spontaneous, sexy, and glamorous at all times. If she wants a man with wealth, she is a gold digger.

Well, I am here to say, F*CK That. What Are You Looking For Girl?

It is totally possible to have the sensuality, art of seduction, and fun times of a "hoe," the moral and values and life goals of a "classy lady," and the desire to be dicked down like a dumb slut, because these concepts are not mutually exclusive. I ask you a simple question: What would your love life look like if you weren't so afraid to be judged and judge yourself so harshly? Would you have more orgasms? Get your rent paid? Make your sexual fantasies a reality? Have the confidence to go for a higher caliber of men? If so, consider the following steps and start acting up!

Start Dressing To Erect More Often Than Not

You are a beautiful young woman, it's time to embrace it and have some fun every now and then with your wardrobe. Unevolved women feel intimidated by a confident woman strutting her stuff around in something sexy, but that does not have to be you. Work with what you have and flaunt what your momma gave you every once in while. This is not only for single women, but for involved and married women too! Find your personal style of being sexy. Maybe your style of sexy is showing a little shoulder here and thigh there. Go on a date night without your bra and let them nipples say hello. Give him a little visual hint that you dont have any pantes on. Walk Stank. Get him thirsty and open and act like you know that you are a goddess, because you are. Getting comfortable with your sexy side outside of the bedroom will empower you.

Let Go Of The Serious Attitude

Life is a rat race where we are constanlying hustling and bustling, and it can take a toll on our vibe. Many of us are so adamant about finding Mr. Right that it gives off a vibe of inflexibility and downright coldness.You may meet a fine man during a night out and want him to blow your back out and that's fine, every man you date will not be your husband! Practice being open minded, connected to your own feelings, present and engaging instead of focusing on what turns men on and what men are looking for. Stop constantly focusing on what you bring to the table and realize you are the whole damn table, and can manifest the man you want sitting across from you or laying up under you. You are a whole person my love, and your fun conversation and engaging body language is what reels a man in and keeps him wanting more. Step up your conversational skills! You don't have to know about the latest sports or about cars, find something to talk about outside of the daily grind that you are passionate and excited about because it is nothing more sexy and memorable than a passionate woman.

If You Are Not Seriously Involved, Stop Dating One Man At A Time

The beloved hoe-tation is something that many of us women stray away from once we get in our feelings. We start dating a man for a few weeks and then Boom! That burning feeling in your chest is not your heart falling, but your common sense leaving your body and you turn on your tunnel vision. Whether he is the man that you prayed for or if he meets your standards, don't let anyone shame you for having options, especially while you're single and just out there dating. You don't really have the time to start over-thinking and self-sabotaging the connection with one man when you are busy being wined and dined by the next one. If anything, dating more than one man at a time creates an opportunity and the distance necessary for the man of your dreams to pursue and win you over. That way when you do find Mr. Right, you know in your heart that you chose him out of desire instead of fear and loneliness. Your exclusivity is a gift that a man has to earn, don't be giving it all easy!

Be Picky, He Has To Be Able To Match You Or Progress You!

Learn how to size a man up very quickly in order to categorize him into two subcategories : potential husband and penis. Destiny's Child did not leave us "Bills, Bills, Bills" just to bop to. Can he help you out, is a serious question you really should be asking yourself. We have set the bar so low for men to the point that they still limbo under it into our hearts and beds! Him having a good job, college degree, taking care of his kids, and loving his momma is the bare minimum. If you had a financial emergency, could the man that you are giving all that sweet loving and attention to lend you a helping hand? If the answer is no, you have to really take some time and reconsider your dating habits because you can do bad all by yourself and a vibrator. Maybe finance is not the most important factor in your world however, make sure you are choosing someone who can help you on your journey of manifesting your best life, whether that be spiritually, emotionally, financially or all of the above.

This is 2018, we are looking for partners, not fixer uppers. The attention and good times he gives you will not make up for the lack of support he will be able to offer during difficult times, so invest yours wisely. As Missy Elliot once said, "Ain't no shame ladies, do your thang. Just stay ahead of the game." It is time to make your own rules to the dating game. Be safe and have fun. It's your world, these men just live in it.

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