50 Shades of Hot: How to Write Sex Scenes Without Shame*

$65.00 Members
$75.00 Non-members

Even though people think about sex all the time, and even have it occasionally, writers tend to shy away from the subject. Which is crazy. Because sex is the one experience that makes us all hopeful and horny and embarrassed and vulnerable. In this freewheeling afternoon, we’ll look at the work of Mary Gordon, James Salter, and other literary horndogs in an effort to figure out how to infuse our own sex scenes with genuine emotion and ecstatic sensation, not evasions and porn clichés. Arrive ready to lay your characters bare.

*Please note: This class is a large seminar and will be held in the Lighthouse Grotto for up to 50 people.

Instructor: Steve Almond Learn More


Jun 07, 2019 4:30pm - 6:30pm