Sex is Good for Your Character
July 18, 2015
Ideal opportunities to reveal and deepen characters, sex scenes increase tension and propel a powerful narrative. Learn the elements of a compelling sex scene by reading and discussing their use by accomplished authors. Craft scenes that will inform and enhance your own creative work.
[szczepanski cropped] Marian Szczepanski, author of the debut novel Playing St. Barbara (High Hill Press, 2013), holds an MFA in fiction from the Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College, and a BA in American Studies from the University of Notre Dame. Named to the Houston Press 2014 roster of “100 Houston Creatives,” she teaches creative writing workshops at Writespace Houston and beyond.