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Sexual Pleasure in Fiction

What would happen if novels were rewritten with the sexual stories included? Not just included as an afterthought, but as important narrative devices. Having sex or BDSM play is typically a crucial component to developing romantic intimacy. If we want … Continue reading

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Erotica Pet Peeve: Thrum

If I was the Grand Poobah Editor of Smut, I’d immediately toss out any erotic fiction that used the word ‘thrum.’ Reading ‘thrum’ will cause me to close the book on an otherwise dandy piece of writing. Within the context … Continue reading

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Cassell’s Rule of Fuck in Fiction

I’m afraid I may have too much plot that is not sex in the new book, and need to be careful not to fall into the treacherous “real fiction” trap. Cassell’s Rule of Fuck in Fiction: People need to be … Continue reading

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