Category Archives of : Lucretia

Hot Stuff by Lucretia Torva

Creativity and Sex

These two go hand in hand! “Our sexual energy is our creative, life-force energy. Through it, we give birth to new life. That life may be children and it may be new ideas and projects.” This quote comes from an article titled Sexual Energy and Creative Genius. The heat and passion of sex is very similar to […]

Drawing of Reclining Nude Woman

Nude or Naked?

Why are we so uncomfortable naked? I am thinking of engaging in more clothing optional events. The funny thing about NOT being naked all the time, it makes being naked uncomfortable yet sensual and overly exciting. Nudity is so stimulating when we don’t experience it often. It screams SEX! The human figure is very compelling […]

"Pulling Strings" by Lucretia Torva


“I was forced to ask if I could relate to Torva in her brazen approach to sex.”  This is a quote from a review through my publicist at Smith Publicity. What does “brazen” mean? Is this a negative or positive comment…at least from my point of view! adj.: bold and without shame. verb.: endure an embarrassing or […]

I Scream, oil painting by Torva

Live Life Fully

Life is too short to wait, too short to sit and do nothing. Go out and live your life as the best version of you possible. Today is the one year anniversary of my only sister’s passing. It’s partly because Adrienne left unexpectedly that I wrote my book, Sex: The Punctuation Mark of Life. I realized there […]


What am I doing here?

I’ve always been fascinated with how people interact with the world. Body image and sex are prime areas of confusion, frustration and discomfort! That’s why I include a picture of an old painting of mine, Ritual of Lasting Significance. This image expresses that confusion through the two people with drapes over their heads, yet still […]