Modern Love Podcast: How to Feel Yourself


“Everyone deserves an orgasm” is a fair way to express Diana de Vegh’s attitude toward life. Diana is a firm believer in the pursuit of pleasure — of all sorts — for all people.

As we kick off a new season of Modern Love, our host, Anna Martin, gets Diana’s advice on how people can infuse sensuality into their day-to-day lives. (Hint: a chilled beverage, a warm bath and a juicy mango.)

We also listen to Diana’s story about seeking help at a sleek sex shop in downtown Manhattan. Why should a legally blind 83-year-old woman have to struggle so much just to get a sex toy?

[Modern Love is back for a new season! New episodes drop on Wednesdays. Follow the show on Apple, Spotify, Stitcher, Amazon Music or wherever you get your podcasts.]

Hosted by: Anna MartinProduced by: Elyssa Dudley, Julia Botero, Hans Buetow, Christina Djossa and Anna MartinEdited by: Sara SarasohnEngineered by: Elisheba IttoopTheme Music by: Dan PowellOriginal Music by: Dan Powell and Rowan NiemistoRead by: Holly PalanceWritten by: Diana de VeghFounder, Modern Love: Daniel JonesEditor, Modern Love Projects: Miya Lee

Special thanks: Anna Diamond, Noelle Franco, Bianca Maiocchi, Mahima Chablani, Nell Gallogly, Julia Simon and Jeffrey Miranda.

Want more from Modern Love? Read past stories. Watch the TV series and sign up for the newsletter. We also have swag at the NYT Store and two books, “Modern Love: True Stories of Love, Loss, and Redemption” and “Tiny Love Stories: True Tales of Love in 100 Words or Less.”

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: