Talking about sex can be awkward, true, but it’s even more awkward to have sex with someone who seems completely clueless about what you need. Fortunately, communicating your bedroom needs and wants can be as easy as initiating a conversation, asking the right questions and listening.

When you can honestly discuss your sexual needs with your partner, you’ll find a new level of intimacy. I certainly did.

These necessary conversations will not only bring you closer to your partner, they’ll also make your partner feel confident in helping you achieve orgasm. And that’s never a bad thing.

Learn how to discuss your needs in the bedroom at any stage in your relationship.

Start talking early

Conversations about your needs and wants should start at the very beginning of a sexual relationship.

We tell a new partner a lot about ourselves during the get-to-know-each-other stage, but for some reason we stop before we get to our needs in the bedroom. Unfortunately, women sometimes