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50+ Years, and More Connected Than Ever, with Jim and Ruth Sharon
Episode 751st June 2022 • The Intimate Marriage Podcast • Alexandra Stockwell, MD
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Marriage can be rich and juicy after the first decade. 

And after the second, the third, the fourth…And the FIFTH! 

Don’t believe me? Get ready to meet Jim & Ruth Sharon, co-creators of a connected & delicious 50+ year marriage. They generously share the beginnings of their love story (which was prompted by an out-of-character moment from Jim!) and the tools and practices they use to sustain their openness to one another to keep the spark of intimacy and eroticism alive in their marriage.

Want to have amazing sex & orgasms - into your 70’s? Tune in for this juicy relationship wisdom:

  • How it’s possible that Ruth is having more rich & pleasurable orgasms at 73!
  • Their view on intimacy inside of their relationship (hint: it’s not just sexual)
  • How Jim has seen their relationship as a vehicle for his personal growth 
  • Vulnerable shares about the things they’ve shifted in their marriage to allow for more openness and connection
  • What they consider to be an important secret to their lasting & fulfilling relationship
  • And a lot more

Dr. Jim Sharon is a licensed psychologist and a certified life coach; Ruth Sharon, MS is a licensed professional counselor and a certified wellness coach. The Sharons have published six professional books and written chapters in other books, with themes including relationship enhancement, men's and women's development, wellness, yoga, and constructive conflict resolution.

Jim and Ruth Sharon have been married for over five decades and have worked together for most of those years! They have raised three children and enjoy being with them and their grandchildren. Please visit to learn more and get email updates.

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