Family Confessions of a menopausal nymphomaniac Single, menopausal and fed up with living without sex, Laurett Fenn downloaded several dating apps. But, after four years of sexless fidelity, I find myself a post-menopausal singleton in the throes of nymphomania. I want sex more than ever and that fact shreds everything I know about this sad post-fertile state. In discussions about this surge with colleagues, I am encouraged to download Tinder, Bumble and Happn. I may be closer to 60 than 50 but a lifetime of care and good genes mean I can pass for 42 and I do. The menopause has caused me to lose weight and I have a leaner look than I did in my 20s.
This article is more than 12 years old Female 'cougars' are on the prowl. Or are they just a male fantasy? This article is add than 12 years old They're above 40 and on the hunt designed for a younger man. Now they're starring in a series of popular Box shows — causing fury among commentators. To others they are an case of misogynistic male fantasy. To but others they are simply titillating. Individual thing, however, is not in doubt: cougars are prowling all over the American cultural landscape, and they are not the mountain-lion kind. Cougar is a term used to describe an older woman who uses the alike predatory sexual techniques as men, as well as focusing on members of the conflicting sex who are much younger than she is. Think of The Graduate's Mrs Robinson, but updated and devoid of the psychological hang-ups.