How to Write Hot Sex

Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors

by Desiree Holt, Kate Douglas, Jean Johnson, Christine d'Abo, Cara McKenna, Shoshanna Evers

Shoshanna Evers

Non-Fiction: Self Help

April 5, 2014

ISBN-10: 0991372239

ISBN-13: 9780991372232

Available in: e-Book, Trade Size (reprint)

How to Write Hot Sex
by Desiree Holt, Kate Douglas, Jean Johnson, Christine d'Abo, Cara McKenna, Shoshanna Evers

How to Write Hot Sex was originally published in 2011, and has been updated for 2014. The updated eBook will be available for free to anyone who purchased the original eBook on Amazon. The main changes include the author bios and links, and Shoshanna Evers's essay Getting Published. There are other minor changes throughout. Since this is mainly a craft book, the advice remains the same for all of the essays except for Getting Published.

Readers: if you take a photo of your previous paperback edition of How to Write Hot Sex and email it to Shoshanna at [email protected], she will provide you with the updated eBook at no cost! Same goes for previous eBook copies from other retailers other than Amazon --- copy/paste proof of purchase (or a pic of the eBook on your ereader), for a free updated copy!

This collection of essays by multi-published erotic romance authors details the art of writing sizzling hot sex scenes. Whether you're writing sensual, steamy, or full-on explicit sex scenes, writers can learn from the authors who write and sell sexy books for a living. Do you want to write erotica? Or an erotic romance? Perhaps you just want to add some hot sexual tension to your romance novel. This is the book for you. Here you'll find essays on the art of writing smokin' hot vanilla sex, gay sex, BDSM, kink, and ménage, as well as essays on how to find paying markets and publishers for your books and short stories. "How to Write Hot Sex: Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors" gives you all the information you need to write sex well and get published!

Includes the following essays:
Shoshanna Evers --- Getting Published
L.K. Below --- The Law of Attraction
Christine D'Abo --- Boys Will Be Boys: Writing Male/Male Romance
Kate Douglas --- Writing the Fine Line Between Erotica and Porn
Delphine Dryden --- So You Think You Can Kink?
Desiree Holt --- Five Sexy Senses to Rev Up Scenes
Jean Johnson --- Biology: The Good, The Bad, & the Sex Scene
Isabo Kelly --- Fighting Sex
Cara McKenna --- Real Ugly
Giselle Renarde --- How To Write Convincing Fetish and Niche Market Sex
Charlotte Stein --- Sexy Sentences
Cari Quinn --- Rx for a Sagging Sex Scene

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Desiree Holt's Bio

A multi-published, award winning, Amazon and USA Today best-selling author, Desiree Holt has produced more than 200 titles and won many awards. She has received an EPIC E-Book Award, the Holt Medallion and many others including Author After Dark's Author of the Year. She has been featured on CBS Sunday Morning and in The Village Voice, The Daily Beast, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, The London Daily Mail. She lives in Florida with her cats who insist they help her write her books, and is addicted to football. "Get out the ice water and fan...Desiree Holt delivers smoking hot alpha heroes and red hot romances." --- Lea Franczak, USA Today Happy Ever After blog