Anal sex allows the vaginal opening and clitoris to be stimulated in tandem, which can lead to powerful clitoral and anal orgasms. Skip navigation! Story from Guide To Orgasms. If you have a vagina, the odds are that you need clitoral stimulation to have an orgasm. But there are some lucky people who report that they've achieved a less common type of climax: the near-mythical anal orgasm. An anal orgasm is exactly what it sounds like — getting off by stimulating the anus. Most people associate anal orgasms with people who have penises, since they have a prostate a gland located inside the anal canal that's considered a "potent pleasure point".
I felt so bad for the women in the previous article , having anal sex when it obviously wasn't something they liked. We're in charge of our sexuality, and we ought to own it. I love anal and hate receiving oral , so I'm really weird, but so what? I have someone who appreciates me for me. I first tried it 15 years ago, with my husband.
Full disclosure: I have had anal sex before, and I hated it. Clearly, I wasn't doing it right. You shouldn't just be a receptacle for someone else's good time.
In , the National Survey of Sex and Behaviour asked 1, US adults aged 18 to 59 about their most recent sexual experiences. Interestingly enough, there was also a gap in the perception of orgasms. FiveThirtyEight has now turned that data into a handy chart, which shows exactly which sex acts are coming out on top pun intended.