I discussed the use of body language and sex scenes as tools for character development in this post, and the way that sex scenes can be used to give the readers a lot of information about the characters and their dynamic. This post is about how the sex scenes can be used to advance the … More Sex Scenes As Plot Tools.
This post links back into what I discussed how to approach your opening line. Generally speaking, the majority (75% or more) of your story should be forward progression. Of course there are exceptions to that idea; some of the ‘greats’ have written well-received books that featured a great many flashbacks and such. That being said, … More Forwards Progression