Drew Barrymore hasn’t ‘needed’ sex, no relationship since 2016

Drew Barrymore has admitted she doesn’t ‘need’ sex because she learned that physical intimacy doesn’t ‘mean’ love.

In a new blog post, the ‘Never Been Kissed’ star explained that since her split from ex-husband Will Kopelman, the father of her two daughters, in 2016, she has « not been able to have a intimate relationship ».

« I had the honor and pleasure of working on myself and learning what parenting is, again something that I wasn’t exactly clear about growing up and I have had many learning curves on my way, » she wrote.

“I was intimidated. I triumphed. I was asked to be educated in every possible way.

Drew Barrymore has written a blog post explaining why she hasn’t had sex in years.

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Drew Barrymore has written a blog post explaining why she hasn’t had sex in years.

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Barrymore, 47, said her divorce from Kopelman, 44, has made her « cautious » in her personal life, given that she tries to raise Olive, 10, and Frankie, 8, so that they are « empowered and love each other ».

« I’m just in a completely different place in my life and maybe in the near future I’ll get into a relationship…but that just hasn’t been my priority, » the talk host wrote. -show. “So I’m not a person who needs sex and has to go out and engage with people on that level.

Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman posing together at an event.
Barrymore divorced Will Kopelman in 2016.
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« I am someone who is deeply committed to promoting the way young girls, my daughters and myself as a woman, are supposed to function in this world! »

Barrymore said that while she celebrates people who can enter into a relationship soon after divorce, she « needed to stay very single » to honor and mourn « the loss of a nuclear family that I swore to to have for my daughters and to find grace and acceptance and what would be our new normal of a blended family.

Drew Barrymore holding his laptop.
She titled the post « Rebels Who Love. »

The ‘Scream’ actress ended her post by saying that she doesn’t « hate sex, » but instead « has finally come to the epiphany that love and sex just aren’t there. » same thing ».

Barrymore’s post came after she said on her show that she could go « years » without sex.

Will Kopelman, Drew Barrymore and their two daughters posing on a beach.
Kopelman and Barrymore share two daughters, Olive and Frankie.

« What’s wrong with me that six months doesn’t seem like a long time? » the ‘He’s Just Not That Into You’ star asked his ‘Drew Barrymore Show’ audience while talking about Andrew Garfield’s recent revelation that he had been single for six months.

« I was like, ‘Yeah, so?' » Barrymore said of the ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ actor’s confession.


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