Delta Force of Venus


Karen Schneider, writing at Nerve, on two things she learned to love while serving in the military:

The first time I was with a woman was a rushed, ecstatic culmination after months of a long, slow tease and decades of ignorance and denial. That is exactly how it was for me with guns.

Her moving, erotically charged essay is here. For a slightly tamer woman-meets-firearm love story, check out Abigail Kohn's 2001 Reason feature.