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A selection from
cover of book

photo of Keith and Virginia Laken
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Ant Hill Press
Making Love Again
by Virginia and Keith Laken

About the book and authors
[from book jacket]
"After you stop making love temporarily, how long does it take until you slide into stopping permanently?"
When Virginia Laken asked herself this question, her marriage was suffering. She and her husband Keith felt distanced from each other by a lack of sexual intimacy.

While a radical prostatectomy had saved Keith's life from prostate cancer, it had also taken away his ability to get an erection. And neither partner knew how to make their love life "right" again.

In their ground-breaking book, this very real couple offers the true and incredibly candid story of how they regained physical intimacy after sexual dysfunction. Anyone who has ever felt such a loss will benefit from the lessons Virginia and Keith learned along their journey.

Most importantly, the couple discovered, it's not erections that allow men and women to be intimate - it's an understanding of the need for a safe and nonjudgemental place where mutual physical pleasure and emotional care can flourish.

About the authors

Virginia Laken is a communications consultant and Keith is a corporate executive. Married for 34 years, they are the proud parents of two adult children and have four adorable grandsons. They make their home in the rural Midwest.

About the book

Making Love Again (hardbound) is published (2002) by Ant Hill Press, which is part of North Star Publications.

Suggested retail: US $24.95

192 pages (plus publisher promotional pages)

Extensive index and resources guide. No illustrations.

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