Sex scenes can be a bit of a sticky subject; they don’t fit into every story, but they have a purpose outside of simple titillation. This post looks into how they can be used to aid in character development. Sex is a very intimate act, and it has potential to show the reader another, less … More Sex Scenes As Character Development.
Romance and sex are perfectly normal parts of life. This means that it’s quite reasonable to have them in our fiction; of course, they don’t fit into every story, but this is for those into which they do. It’s a good idea to have a personality profile at least loosely sketched out before you embark … More Writing Romantic Subplots.